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Hi OCN

Title says it all

Would it better to get two 650Ti boost instead of like a 660ti or 670, I have looked at the performance of the 650ti boost and it looks decent, I only game on one 1080p monitor 60hz.

Your thoughts ??

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127728
Edited by Scout Lukas - 3/28/13 at 7:15pm
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Hi OCN

Title says it all

Would it better to get two 650Ti boost instead of like a 660ti or 670, I have looked at the performance of the 650ti boost and it looks decent, I only game on one 1080p monitor 60hz.

Your thoughts ??
No you sould always when you can go for one higher card over 2 lower ones
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On one monitor its always better to use one good card
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In our experience moving two steps up is always better than dealing with SLI. Ease of use, keeping the case cool, not having to upgrade the PSU. 670 FTW
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That OCZ PSU you have under your rig is that the one you have now?
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That OCZ PSU you have under your rig is that the one you have now?

Yeah right now that is in my main rig but I am upgrading when the new intel haswell chips come out
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But 650ti SLI boost might actually be better than a 680 in some tests.....
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Yeah right now that is in my main rig but I am upgrading when the new intel haswell chips come out
Good its not a bad unit but its just old now so i would retire it if you are planing to buy new video card/cards
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post #9 of 43
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Good its not a bad unit but its just old now so i would retire it if you are planing to buy new video card/cards

Ok thanks smile.gif
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If you will start look around for a new one pick one from the list

http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies

Those are the good ones
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