Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › NVIDIA › Would be jumping from a Nvidia GTX 570 to a GTX 780 be a pointless update? Would it be worth the 500-550 price tag of the 780? How much do you think 780 will go for probably between 500-600?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Would be jumping from a Nvidia GTX 570 to a GTX 780 be a pointless update? Would it be worth the 500-550 price tag of the 780? How much do you think 780 will go for probably between 500-600? - Page 2

post #11 of 46

Right now, there is no GTX 780. That being said, who knows if it will be better than the GTX 680. The only thing you can do is the following :

1) Waiting for the GTX 780 to come out so we know what its performance is like

2) Go with a GTX 680 (which is about 35-45% faster than the GTX 580 in gaming, folding or GPGPU stuff, the GTX 580 is still a champ)

3) Keep your current card.

 
Gsvlip Dudyrm
(15 items)
 
Oda'maksv
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3770k @ 4.5 1.312 load Zotac Z77 ITX Wifi GTX 1070 Gaming 2126/2249 w/ Hybrid cooler TridentX 16GB 2400MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB Seagate 2TB H105 EVGA Hybrid GPU cooler 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Asus MG279Q - 24" 144Hz 1080p Filco Majestic II w/ Cherry Reds Seasonic X 760W 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Bitfelix Prodigy Logitech G400 Razer Goliath AKG A701 
AudioAudio
JDS Labs Objective 2 JDS Labs ODAC 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 750 3.99 (190x21) 1.376v Load ASUS P7P55d-E Pro GTX 670 FTW <- Poor overclocker :( 8GB (4x2GB) G.Skill DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung 830 Evo 128GB 2x 2TB  Some DVD drive OSX 10.10.4 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Asus 1080P Crap TX 750 HAF 922 G400s 
Mouse PadOther
Apple Keyboard Xbox One controler 
CPURAMHard DriveHard Drive
C2D 2,26GHz under volted @ .978v 8GB  Crucial M4 64GB SSD 500GB Scorpio Black 
OSMonitorKeyboardMouse
OS X 10.0 1280x800 Built-in Trackpad 
Audio
Built-in 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Gsvlip Dudyrm
(15 items)
 
Oda'maksv
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3770k @ 4.5 1.312 load Zotac Z77 ITX Wifi GTX 1070 Gaming 2126/2249 w/ Hybrid cooler TridentX 16GB 2400MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB Seagate 2TB H105 EVGA Hybrid GPU cooler 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Asus MG279Q - 24" 144Hz 1080p Filco Majestic II w/ Cherry Reds Seasonic X 760W 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Bitfelix Prodigy Logitech G400 Razer Goliath AKG A701 
AudioAudio
JDS Labs Objective 2 JDS Labs ODAC 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 750 3.99 (190x21) 1.376v Load ASUS P7P55d-E Pro GTX 670 FTW <- Poor overclocker :( 8GB (4x2GB) G.Skill DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung 830 Evo 128GB 2x 2TB  Some DVD drive OSX 10.10.4 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Asus 1080P Crap TX 750 HAF 922 G400s 
Mouse PadOther
Apple Keyboard Xbox One controler 
CPURAMHard DriveHard Drive
C2D 2,26GHz under volted @ .978v 8GB  Crucial M4 64GB SSD 500GB Scorpio Black 
OSMonitorKeyboardMouse
OS X 10.0 1280x800 Built-in Trackpad 
Audio
Built-in 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 46

The way they are able to do more power at less wattage is with a more advanced, energy efficient arcitecture like what is in the GTX 6xx series. When you have silicon and transisters, some of the voltage supplied is lost do to heat, resistance, leakage, and many other things play a role in less energy draw. It also helps that the GTX 6xx series had a die shrink from 40nm to 28nm. This alone draws power draw by a very large factor as less voltage is required to get the same affect. The list goes on and on and one. 

 
Gsvlip Dudyrm
(15 items)
 
Oda'maksv
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3770k @ 4.5 1.312 load Zotac Z77 ITX Wifi GTX 1070 Gaming 2126/2249 w/ Hybrid cooler TridentX 16GB 2400MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB Seagate 2TB H105 EVGA Hybrid GPU cooler 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Asus MG279Q - 24" 144Hz 1080p Filco Majestic II w/ Cherry Reds Seasonic X 760W 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Bitfelix Prodigy Logitech G400 Razer Goliath AKG A701 
AudioAudio
JDS Labs Objective 2 JDS Labs ODAC 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 750 3.99 (190x21) 1.376v Load ASUS P7P55d-E Pro GTX 670 FTW <- Poor overclocker :( 8GB (4x2GB) G.Skill DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung 830 Evo 128GB 2x 2TB  Some DVD drive OSX 10.10.4 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Asus 1080P Crap TX 750 HAF 922 G400s 
Mouse PadOther
Apple Keyboard Xbox One controler 
CPURAMHard DriveHard Drive
C2D 2,26GHz under volted @ .978v 8GB  Crucial M4 64GB SSD 500GB Scorpio Black 
OSMonitorKeyboardMouse
OS X 10.0 1280x800 Built-in Trackpad 
Audio
Built-in 
  hide details  
Reply
 
Gsvlip Dudyrm
(15 items)
 
Oda'maksv
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3770k @ 4.5 1.312 load Zotac Z77 ITX Wifi GTX 1070 Gaming 2126/2249 w/ Hybrid cooler TridentX 16GB 2400MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB Seagate 2TB H105 EVGA Hybrid GPU cooler 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Asus MG279Q - 24" 144Hz 1080p Filco Majestic II w/ Cherry Reds Seasonic X 760W 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Bitfelix Prodigy Logitech G400 Razer Goliath AKG A701 
AudioAudio
JDS Labs Objective 2 JDS Labs ODAC 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 750 3.99 (190x21) 1.376v Load ASUS P7P55d-E Pro GTX 670 FTW <- Poor overclocker :( 8GB (4x2GB) G.Skill DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung 830 Evo 128GB 2x 2TB  Some DVD drive OSX 10.10.4 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Asus 1080P Crap TX 750 HAF 922 G400s 
Mouse PadOther
Apple Keyboard Xbox One controler 
CPURAMHard DriveHard Drive
C2D 2,26GHz under volted @ .978v 8GB  Crucial M4 64GB SSD 500GB Scorpio Black 
OSMonitorKeyboardMouse
OS X 10.0 1280x800 Built-in Trackpad 
Audio
Built-in 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13 of 46
GTX 780 didn't release yet. But I guess it will be 50+% better than a 570. So I guess it will be a worthy upgrade.
Desktop
(16 items)
 
Laptop
(10 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 4.40 GHz Asus Rampage V Extreme/U3.1 MSI GTX 980 Ti Gaming 6GB  Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (4x4) DDR4-3000 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
SAMSUNG 850 PRO 1TB SAMSUNG 950 PRO NVMe 512GB NZXT Kraken X62 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus VG236H 23" 120 Sony XBR43X800D 43" 4K TV Logitech G910 Orion Spark + Razer Turret EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 G3 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair Graphite 760T Black Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum + Razer Turret Razer Goliathus Asus Xonar Essence STX II 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-4720HQ @ 2.60 GHz Asus G751JY Asus GTX 980M 4GB SK hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB 16GB (2x8) DDR3L-1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
SanDisk SD7SB3Q128G1002  HGST Travelstar 7K1000 1TB HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GUC0N Windows 10 Home 64-bit 
MonitorAudio
LG Philips LP173WF4-SPD1 + G-SYNC @ 75 Hz Realtek ALC668 
  hide details  
Reply
Desktop
(16 items)
 
Laptop
(10 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 4.40 GHz Asus Rampage V Extreme/U3.1 MSI GTX 980 Ti Gaming 6GB  Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (4x4) DDR4-3000 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
SAMSUNG 850 PRO 1TB SAMSUNG 950 PRO NVMe 512GB NZXT Kraken X62 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus VG236H 23" 120 Sony XBR43X800D 43" 4K TV Logitech G910 Orion Spark + Razer Turret EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 G3 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair Graphite 760T Black Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum + Razer Turret Razer Goliathus Asus Xonar Essence STX II 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-4720HQ @ 2.60 GHz Asus G751JY Asus GTX 980M 4GB SK hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB 16GB (2x8) DDR3L-1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
SanDisk SD7SB3Q128G1002  HGST Travelstar 7K1000 1TB HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GUC0N Windows 10 Home 64-bit 
MonitorAudio
LG Philips LP173WF4-SPD1 + G-SYNC @ 75 Hz Realtek ALC668 
  hide details  
Reply
post #14 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by funnyman View Post

How do I change voltage with this motherboard? I don't even see an option and I don't know how to change it. It's confusing in the bios. Do I want to go higher on the voltage? I don't know where its located. So, are you saying I probably could hit 4ghz or 4.1 possibly 4.2ghz if I find out where I change the voltage at?
Go into bios and go to the advanced tab. then click the jumper free configuration. Turn off the cpu voltage to manual and you can change your settings. and yes you do want to go higher voltage if you want a overclock it some. id check out an in depth guide or video if you wanna over clock pretty high. but if you want just like a 4.0 i can probly help you through it
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
post #15 of 46
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Codaisayoda View Post

Go into bios and go to the advanced tab. then click the jumper free configuration. Turn off the cpu voltage to manual and you can change your settings. and yes you do want to go higher voltage if you want a overclock it some. id check out an in depth guide or video if you wanna over clock pretty high. but if you want just like a 4.0 i can probly help you through it

What do I want to set the cpu voltage at for 20x multiplier= 4.0ghz?




I don't know what that person is doing, maybe they have super cooling going on? That voltage is too high right? Also, they have their multiplier really high...

Source:


http://www.overclock3d.net/reviews/cpu_mainboard/asus_m4a79xtd_evo_motherboard/3
post #16 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by funnyman View Post

What do I want to set the cpu voltage at for 20x multiplier= 4.0ghz?

I don't know what that person is doing, maybe they have super cooling going on? That voltage is too high right? Also, they have their multiplier really high...
Source:

http://www.overclock3d.net/reviews/cpu_mainboard/asus_m4a79xtd_evo_motherboard/3
yeah thats super high hah. but first download prime95. see link
http://www.overclock.net/t/137251/prime95
download the appropriate file. im assuming it will be the windows 7 64 bit one.
but uh try like 1.3v and if it fails it will restart and bump it up some more (like .05) and try again. and let me know when you get into windows. so you can test it's stability. oh and if you dont have a temp monitoring program download one. i use this one
http://www.cpuid.com/downloads/hwmonitor/1.20-setup.exe

Edit: oh and yeah just set the multiplier to 20
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
post #17 of 46
Thread Starter 
do I have to change nb cpu/voltage or don't mess with that?
post #18 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by funnyman View Post

do I have to change nb cpu/voltage or don't mess with that?
you shouldnt need to. not for a smaller oc
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
post #19 of 46
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Codaisayoda View Post

you shouldnt need to. not for a smaller oc

Blue Screen of death when I up the voltage for the cpu... mad.gif
post #20 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by funnyman View Post

Blue Screen of death when I up the voltage for the cpu... mad.gif
thats normal means you need more voltage. try 1.4v
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
Intel shiznit
(12 items)
 
School Laptop
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP5TH Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Samsung ram  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Ocz Agility Series 2 SSD Western digital caviar black Sony Optiarc Thermalright SilverArrow SB-E 
OSPowerCaseAudio
Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit PC Power & Cooling MK II 750W Cougar Evolution  Onboard Xfi Mb2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
phenom II n660 ATI 4250M g.skill ram WD caviar blue 
Optical DriveOSMouse
Toshiba Bluray Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Logitech 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: NVIDIA
  • Would be jumping from a Nvidia GTX 570 to a GTX 780 be a pointless update? Would it be worth the 500-550 price tag of the 780? How much do you think 780 will go for probably between 500-600?
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › NVIDIA › Would be jumping from a Nvidia GTX 570 to a GTX 780 be a pointless update? Would it be worth the 500-550 price tag of the 780? How much do you think 780 will go for probably between 500-600?