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Sick build!!!!

I was in the same position as you a couple of weeks ago. I went the 2 gtx 680 4GB route. Just finished doing my build so haven't done any benching yet. I think you'll do good with either configurations. Just depends on personal choice I guess.
    
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So, three EVGA 670's, two EVGA 680's, one EVGA 690, or one EVGA Titan?

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I would get the Titan as far as single card setup goes. It'll handle pretty much anything you throw at it with the monitor you're getting.
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How long will you keep the GPU (s)? Do you use mods in your games? If you're staying @1080P, will be switching cards soon, & don't use mods.. I would get two 680's

Titan is a BEAST @1080P though

If you're moving up in resolution, want smooth game play, & don't plan on switching for awhile... Get a Titan

Both will play @ ultra high level, Titan will give you good FPS...

Titan FPS will be better on the low end & 680's on the high end. Titans will be smoother overall, but you probably couldn't tell. I know I can't. I just tried mine a few weeks ago. I tested one 670 vs. one 7970 vs one Titan. Of course Titan was better, but with moderate settings I couldn't tell the difference. 7970 Crossfire Vs titan SLI was a tad bit different.

You choose what your gut tells you, cause they all will ball out play the hell out some games. @ 1080P I would get the 680's & would try for 4GB models....
 
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post #14 of 22
I was just going through that same decision. I decided on a Titan. The other options are faster, but Titan equals less headaches and less heat. And it should offer more consistent game play.
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post #15 of 22
At 1080p a Titan would be a waste. Get two 680s.
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What type of cable am I going to be using for the best picture with the monitor I am getting? HDMI to HDMI or HDMI to DVI? or what.
post #17 of 22
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What type of cable am I going to be using for the best picture with the monitor I am getting? HDMI to HDMI or HDMI to DVI? or what.

Really doesn't matter @1080, but I would go DVI
 
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I hate ATI/AMD very bad past history I'm stuck on Nvidia. Plus, I hate the design of ATI cards I don't like them.

Out of curiosity what do you hate about the design of ATI/AMD cards?
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post #19 of 22
Just two 680s.
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In every benchmark i have ever seen 2 sli 680 smokes a titan in all aspects Especially if you go higher than 1080.
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