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[Tom's Hardware]Do Two GeForce GTX 680s Beat Three GeForce GTX 660 Tis In SLI?

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Read the Source for more game(Metro 2033/Skyrim/AVP/F1) tested.
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And this is exactly why i went with this biggrin.gif
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Not really question I was ever asking. 3 way sli sounds like more trouble than it's worth. I do like the results of the dual sli 660 ti's.
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In the second diagram the 680 SLI is better, or am I reading it wrong?
   
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Quote:
Originally Posted by GerBem View Post

In the second diagram the 680 SLI is better, or am I reading it wrong?

Yeah youre right. There is harsh FPS drops on the 660ti tri sli.
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I'm assuming these are Ti+s right.. I can't see 2GBx3 handling that resolution that well..
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I thought TH said they would include frametimes in their GPU reviews... guess they threw that out the window.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by th3illusiveman View Post

I thought TH said they would include frametimes in their GPU reviews... guess they threw that out the window.

In order to acheive 90 FPs you need to have a specific frame time.... just saying.
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post #9 of 16
yeah looks nice on paper and numbers but just doesn't cut it, when you drop just short of a grand on GPU you want to be playing a those hi res at max settings, the 660ti just don't cut it.
    
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post #10 of 16
What I find funny is that the 660 Ti scaled better in three-way than they did in two-way SLI.
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