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Ah cool, I forgot about that thread. I posted in it a while back (I think I was one of the first few). Are your graphs averages or just the top numbers?
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Ah cool, I forgot about that thread. I posted in it a while back (I think I was one of the first few). Are your graphs averages or just the top numbers?

Graphs are average. There are 32 x GTX 670 SLI entries and 42 x GTX 670 Single entries. But few GTx 470 and GTX 480 entries but enough to give an idea. wink.gif

So pretty good average thumb.gif
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Not worth it, but if you got a 660ti, you might as well get a HD7950 for the same price and quite a bit better in about 80% of games, and a **** ton better in compute, and compute is becoming more important in games these days.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125414
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man not the compute argument again... rolleyes.gif
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Graphs are average. There are 32 x GTX 670 SLI entries and 42 x GTX 670 Single entries. But few GTx 470 and GTX 480 entries but enough to give an idea. wink.gif

So pretty good average thumb.gif

Yeah, not many 660 entries either. A single one of my 660's makes 37fps at only 1293, I might try a single card max clocks and push some of those 7950's and 660ti's down tongue.gif


As far as OP is concerned, I wouldn't go less than 470->670 to get a decent "upgrade" feel unless I was on a tight budget. There are a pair of EVGA 670's for $290 each in the FS forum right now.
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man not the compute argument again... rolleyes.gif

Yes, computer power is not part of my points. I don't talk about CUDA or Physx or TressFX neither.

From GTX 470, I would consider either a GTX 670 or HD 7950.

Get the cheapest or your favorite brand. For single card, either is good thumb.gif
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man not the compute argument again... rolleyes.gif

Yes, computer power is not part of my points. I don't talk about CUDA or Physx or TressFX neither.

From GTX 470, I would consider either a GTX 670 or HD 7950.

Get the cheapest or your favorite brand. For single card, either is good thumb.gif
what you just said sounds good to me bro... thumb.gif
post #38 of 68
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man not the compute argument again... rolleyes.gif

Compute is relevant if you don't just use your PC for gaming. Folding / BOINC /bitmining / file conversion / GPGPU are compute.

To OP, I'd say save up for GTX 660 Ti or GTX 670 (this IS the NVIDIA section).
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man not the compute argument again... rolleyes.gif

lol If you want to Comput, get a GTX 580 Lighting! biggrin.gif
 
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man not the compute argument again... rolleyes.gif

lol If you want to Comput, get a GTX 580 Lighting! biggrin.gif
close, I run SLi N560GTX-Ti 448's.... tongue.gif
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