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It's a whole lot better, get the TI or go home. 650 is the same as the gt 640 which SUCKS.
You can look up some reviews, but there's no contest really...thumb.gif
Ok I think i'll get the gtx650 ti then, especially since it comes with a free ac3 coupon. I'll need a new psu to get this, right?
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Isn't this your pc?

http://reviews.cnet.com/desktops/dell-studio-xps-7100/4505-3118_7-34117339.html

Comes with a six core and a 5870??? If so it would perform decently really...If the psu is in fact a 460w unit I think it can run your gpu upgrade at stock clocks with no hiccups.
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Isn't this your pc?
http://reviews.cnet.com/desktops/dell-studio-xps-7100/4505-3118_7-34117339.html
Comes with a six core and a 5870??? If so it would perform decently really...If the psu is in fact a 460w unit I think it can run your gpu upgrade at stock clocks with no hiccups.
No it *can come with a 6 core. I'll check what gpu it is, but i got a mid range one, not the full upgraded more expensive one. It was like $500 as opposed to the max ones which were like $1000. Would the 460 watt psu work with a 560 448? (or a normal ti 2gb twin frozr), or would I need to get a 650 ti or something less power consuming. I'm 100% sure I don't have the 6 core cpu though
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I wouldn't risk it with the 560 ti 448, much more power hungry vs the 650ti. Plus it's not bad at all!
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I wouldn't risk it with the 560 ti 448, much more power hungry vs the 650ti. Plus it's not bad at all!
How does the 650 ti compare to the 560/560 ti?
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Better gaming performance, less consumption and heat, less compute power.
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Better gaming performance, less consumption and heat, less compute power.
would I be able to hook up a 560 to my 460w psu (which is the same one used to power a 6 core phenom and 5870 or whatever, so I'd assume it would work with my lower power 830 quad.
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I'm not 100% sure, so I wouldn't risk suggesting something that may brick your pc...I would at least replace the psu along with the gpu. And go for a gtx660 at least, if at all possible.
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I'm not 100% sure, so I wouldn't risk suggesting something that may brick your pc...I would at least replace the psu along with the gpu. And go for a gtx660 at least, if at all possible.
Didn't somebody say that the 660 has much worse compute power? I'm going to be almost only computing, and gaming preformance I dont care much about.I guess then I'll add a new psu and a 560 448 or see if i can get the 560 2gb twin frozr deal for $160. Edit damn its only a 1gb 560 ti twin frozr.
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post #220 of 229
Try to get the ti 448 or a gtx 570 then...if not a gtx 480 and a good 600w psu should do.
It will work fine for compute paired with your fx8350, but you might need to overclock the cpu eventually.
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