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I currently have a Evga 680 signature 2, but I need to RMA it because its causing Battlefield 3, Borderlands 2 and Medal of Honor Warfighter to crash..

Before my 680, I had two 480's which were nice but loud and hot, so I went with a 680..

I can't find many reviews that show the regular 660's in SLI. how much more performance could I expect to get out of the 660's vs a single 680?
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I found this video that should give you an idea. thumb.gif

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iy5478lBais&feature=youtube_gdata
     
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2 7950s!
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2 7950s!

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You will see better performance with x2 660s in SLI, but you are limiting yourself. Either RMA your 680 and get a replacement 680 or go with the 7950s. They will be hot/loud, but its better than SLI'ing two mediocore cards.
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Thanks guys.. That was a nice video btw. I think I will end up choosing a different 680.. Maybe the triple slot asus .. Which 680 would you guys suggest?

Thanks again..

Also.. I'd like to have a card that would be quieter than this signature 2 card I have.. It gets loud.
I am returning it because once it reaches 70c, while playing games, the game will crash.. I have to set a fan profile in precision X in order for it to not crash but sometimes it still does..
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Which one from these?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121635

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814162106

Any suggestions would be thanked.

I bought the asus card.. Hopefully it won't be a dud
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Quote:
Originally Posted by zamdam View Post

Which one from these?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121635
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814162106
Any suggestions would be thanked.
I bought the asus card.. Hopefully it won't be a dud

I would go for the cheapest one. wink.gif
     
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