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Hey everyone, I am planing to upgrade my card to ether to a 690 or the titan or some sort of SLI of the 680s or the 670's it out power the 690.I have only the money to splurge on one card only XD. But 1st i would love to hear the community thoughts on this and what would be best over all. Also i have been reading up on the titan, i was wondering if it only better if you sli them together would beat the 690 but if you had only one then the 690 would be the better choice. And i would like to know which is better over all for 1 card in the system instead or sliing them.
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Titan...just check out the 2 reviews below and see for yourself. There are also more reviews out there to Google thumb.gif

http://www.hardocp.com/article/2013/02/21/nvidia_geforce_gtx_titan_video_card_review/3

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/NVIDIA/GeForce_GTX_Titan/
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A 690 is faster in almost all cases at 1080p from purely a framerate perspective.
Edited by Kaldari - 2/21/13 at 8:59pm
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690 is still a SLI card...so titan for sure. If you can find one.
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Personally, I would go Titan just so you don't have to ever wait for SLI optimizations. SLI setups will still beat it in most cases.
 
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A 690 is faster in almost all cases at 1080p from purely a framerate perspective.

True but for a single performing gpu @ 1080p, you can't go wrong regarding to gaming performance ...except for that price
I can see $650 to $750 but $1000? No way thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif
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Personally, I would go Titan just so you don't have to ever wait for SLI optimizations.

Agreed thumb.gif
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Well technically, for the money, 7970 Ghz in CF or even 680s in SLI would yield you the most frames. Both setups outperform a 690 and cost less.
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I wouldn't get a Titan over a 690 unless you have to decide between 2x Titans vs 2x 690s. If you plan on spending 1k, then 2 680 lightnings is what I'd do.

Oops, didn't see you wanted 1 card. 690 for sure
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Single monitor, 1080P, one card...

GTX 690, no doubt. It will be the faster solution.

If you can get two cards, get GTX 670 SLI.


Titan is a gigantic waste of money. I have no clue why people keep recommending it. The value of the card, especially when compared to the GTX 690, is downright abysmal if you're playing at 1080P. Don't bother getting a Titan unless you're willing to buy a second one as well.
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Single monitor, 1080P, one card...

GTX 690, no doubt. It will be the faster solution.

Does it make it the overall best card @ 1080p when compared to the Titan?
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