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Originally Posted by Morritse View Post

dude the 680 isnt just a "little" better than the 7970, plus you said it was a 2.5k build, so a 680 is very reasonable

Last I checked the 7970 beat the 680 9 times out of 10
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Originally Posted by SammichThyme View Post

Last I checked the 7970 beat the 680 9 times out of 10

Only under certain conditions and while playing certain games that favour AMD cards , same can be said that a 670 has beat a 7970 on certain games , under certain conditions and bla bla bla ! 670 , 670 , 7970 are all great cards , there isn't a "best card " out of these 3 as you simply can't go wrong with choosing either of them ! Stop yer silly fanboism with AMD and Nvidia! Now to answer the OP's question , no , don't go the SLI way , it's long , it's rough and it's dirty , kinda like a morning boner biggrin.gif Go with whichever single GPU you can get your hands on , i'd say go with a 670 or 7970 !
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The HD 7970 GHz edition average performance across games is slightly higher than that of a GTX 680, but I haven't seen any tests with the new 310.90 driver so NVIDIA might have gained some ground again. Still, HD 7970 is better for the price and AMD almost always wins in multi-display gaming.
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