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how much difference in price between the 670s? I honestly think 670 sli is the way to go for more performance. It would knock the socks off of even the most highly overclocked 7970... you'd have more GPU power than a titan lol.

You mean 670 and 7970 Lightning? the price difference between both is $150 (new condition)...If MSI decide to re-stock the card, I will buy another one.
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You mean 670 and 7970 Lightning? the price difference between both is $150 (new condition)...If MSI decide to re-stock the card, I will buy another one.
i meant PE 670 vs other 670.

Gigabyte Windforce 3X and Asus DirectCU II are good cooler for the 670
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i meant PE 670 vs other 670.

Gigabyte Windforce 3X and Asus DirectCU II are good cooler for the 670

for ASUS is $70, and Gigabyte $40
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for ASUS is $70, and Gigabyte $40

pick up one of these 2. both are good cards. GTX 670 SLI is faster than Titan. enjoy the performance. alternatively if you want single GPU wait for Nvidia's GTX 780 and see how much is the performance improvment and then decide.
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Any idea when that is coming out raghu?
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I guess I will either, wait for MSI to re-stock PE or wait for 770/780.
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Any idea when that is coming out raghu?

i think Nvidia will come out with a GK114 refresh sometime in Q2. AMD seems to have a Hainan XT with 1792 stream processors (Pitcairn refresh) ready to compete with GTX 670 and GTX 680 at USD 280 - 300 . Q2 should be interesting.

http://videocardz.com/40737/amd-presents-radeon-hd-8970m-benchmarks
http://videocardz.com/34981/amd-radeon-hd-8870-and-hd-8850-specifiation-leaked
http://videocardz.com/39041/meet-aruba-curacao-hainan-and-bonaire-the-codenames-radeon-hd-8000-series
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i think Nvidia will come out with a GK114 refresh sometime in Q2. AMD seems to have a Hainan XT with 1792 stream processors (Pitcairn refresh) ready to compete with GTX 670 and GTX 680 at USD 280 - 300 . Q2 should be interesting.

http://videocardz.com/40737/amd-presents-radeon-hd-8970m-benchmarks
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http://videocardz.com/39041/meet-aruba-curacao-hainan-and-bonaire-the-codenames-radeon-hd-8000-series
wait Q2? so between now and june? Meaning it makes no sense to buy a GTX600 series card now? I was thinking about dropping $800 on GTX670 Sli but that would be stupid if new cards are coming out in less than 3 months...
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wait Q2? so between now and june? Meaning it makes no sense to buy a GTX600 series card now? I was thinking about dropping $800 on GTX670 Sli but that would be stupid if new cards are coming out in less than 3 months...

yeah just wait a bit. there are going to be new product launches from both vendors. its been a year from gtx 680 launch. so definitely Nvidia has had enough time to come up with a 1920 or 2304 cuda core GTX 780. thumb.gif
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Definitely wait.
 
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