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Nvidia GTX 480 SOC £80 worth it?

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I can pick up a used GTX 480 SOC, seems in full working order, well looked after, £80 inc delivery. Is it worth it for secondary rig?

Awesome looking card, not sure what else would perform as well for around £80?

Images from Bit tech, that's what it looks like..


post #2 of 18
cheap card and can overclock well wink.gif
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YES. DO IT
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More than worth it, with an OC of around 850mhz, you will be between stock GTX 580 and 7950 territory.
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Yes!
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post #6 of 18
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Thanks for fast reply's guys, will order now, Hopefully it won't be a doa when it gets here :-D. This will be used in a secondary rig, but might serve as good backup card aswell, in case I fudge a Titan bios flash etc haha..
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It's amazing how relevant the GTX 480 still is today. It's been out how long now, 3 years?
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It was a beast in it's "day" and as mentioned, it's still relevant. Single 480 is playing Bioshock Infinite on ultra very well right now.
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post #9 of 18
That's a nice looking GTX 480 there. As for the GTX 480 being a good card today, it's still a beast @1200p with a nice overclock, ofcourse in my opinion!thumb.gif
    
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post #10 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by MrTOOSHORT View Post

That's a nice looking GTX 480 there. As for the GTX 480 being a good card today, it's still a beast @1200p with a nice overclock, ofcourse in my opinion!thumb.gif

I had 1 and liked it so much im now using 2.
480 was a monster and remains a MORE than relevant card today.
The only games I found it couldnt play well with high or near high settings BF3 and FarCry3, and we all know the DX9 looks just like the DX11 in FarCry 3.
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