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Hi,

I'm thinking of changing my GTX 570 SLI setup, here is the link of what i have atm.
http://www.gigabyte.com.au/products/product-page.aspx?pid=3876#ov

The cards are running at stock clocks at the moment, but have overclocked them in the past.

Just wondering if it is worth upgrading to another SLI/Crossfire setup or going with a single card configuration.

At the moment my CPU is a Phenom II X6 1100T, and my Moherboard is a Asus Crosshair V Formula.

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Is it not performing up to the level you want anymore? Or do you just want something new? Honestly I'd stick with them until the next series of cards comes out
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When that 570 SOC is OCed, it basically matches a stock 580 performance easily. Why upgrade now? I suggest you stick with what you have until the 700 series is released. For your 1080p monitor, your SLI gaming performance is not lacking wink.gif
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OP you have a 1080p monitor. the GTX 570 SLIs are qute powerful. a heavily overclocked HD 7970 at 1.25 Ghz or GTX 680 at 1.4 ghz would match the GTX 570 SLI. whats your budget.

if you want a single GPU card which is faster than your current setup wait for the Geforce GTX Titan launch on Feb 18th. 50% faster than GTX 680. definitely faster than GTX 580 SLI. expected price USD 900.
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Thanks for all your comments.

No performance issues with these cards they have served me well smile.gif I guess I just wanted to compare to the cards that were out on the market at the moment and if it was worth upgrading.

Think I'll wait for the 700 series cards or the titan.

On another note, how would these cards do in a 3 monitor setup? I'm just running one monitor at the moment.
    
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On another note, how would these cards do in a 3 monitor setup? I'm just running one monitor at the moment.

They'll do okay but not like the performance from AMD 7000 series & Nvidia 600 series when running a dual gpu setup for multi-screen gaming.

This article will give you an idea how GTX 570 SLI will do in multi-screen gaming... http://www.hardocp.com/article/2011/01/11/amd_69706950_cfx_nvidia_580570_sli_review/5#.UR3Kfx04t8E
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On another note, how would these cards do in a 3 monitor setup? I'm just running one monitor at the moment.

for triple monitor the GTX 570 SLI will be VRAM handicapped in most of the new titles. at 5760 x 1080 ideally a 3GB framebuffer is required provided you have the raw GPU horsepower to push the game with max settings. the Titan is the first card which should be able to push the latest games at max settings with MSAA at 5760 x 1080. thumb.gif
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the Titan is the first card which should be able to push the latest games at max settings with MSAA at 5760 x 1080. thumb.gif

I can't wait to see the review for the Titan drool.gif
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post #9 of 25
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Thanks guys +rep for both of you for helping me make my decision in keeping what I got. Most probably I'll be building a new rig mid year, and I'll look into gpu's then.

Hope I can play crysis 3 at max settings.....
    
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post #10 of 25
I'm in a similar position as the OP but I game at 1440p. I doubt I'll even be able to get my hands on a Titan so should I wait too or get a card now?
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