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Originally Posted by Silenthellz28 View Post

I went ahead and ordered the evga gtx 670 4gb edition. Seems to be better for rendering plus physx is nice. I dont know if I can go to an amd gpu. Maybe when there is more solid evidence they are better than a gtx 670

You did good. thumb.gif They only other good option would of been a 7970, but then you lose the options Nvidia GPU's give you.

Also, 4GB is a good idea to go with, Crysis 3, if is indeed the sign of things to come like most people think, already uses more then 2GB of Vram at 1080p. So if he SLI's later, the 4GB will be used wisely smile.gif
 
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The GTX 670 4 GB will be no use in all of is games.


See, no difference between 4GB and 2 GB



My graphs proves that 4GB is useles, how can a such a smll memory bus of 256 bit will be fast enough to render 4 GB? Never !! rolleyes.gif

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You did good. thumb.gif They only other good option would of been a 7970,but then you lose the options Nvidia GPU's give you.

Also, 4GB is a good idea to go with, Crysis 3, if is indeed the sign of things to come like most people think, already uses more then 2GB of Vram at 1080p.
So if he SLI's later, the 4GB will be used wisely

Having more Vram has nothing to do with multi-GPUs. Maybe for multi-monitors, but looking at the graph I posted, even at 5670x1080, the 4GB version brings no improvement.
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post #63 of 68
I'm lost to where the OP is at in his decision and choices, can I get a summary.?

I know the GTX 660 is definitely worth the $20 over the GTX 650 Ti w/ Boost.
If going Surround (triple monitors or more with accessory display) then SLi GTX 660's will not do well @ 5760 x 1080p..

now, update anyone.?
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I'm lost to where the OP is at in his decision and choices, can I get a summary.?

I know the GTX 660 is definitely worth the $20 over the GTX 650 Ti w/ Boost.
If going Surround (triple monitors or more with accessory display) then SLi GTX 660's will not do well @ 5760 x 1080p..

now, update anyone.?

He decidded to get a GTX 670, finnaly wink.gif, it will be much better than the GTX 660. But now people are telling him the get 4 GB version while there is no gain beteen 2 GB versus 4 GB
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in that regard, I agree that 2GB is usually good enough (especially with single monitor 1200p and lower), 1440p and I might want more than 2GB.
but again if going Surround then nothing like some 'twins' with 4GB of VRAM..
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I've seen you posting in a lot of threads and literally trash talking every Nvidia card that you come across , i don't know whether you're a fanboy or just a troll but this is the Nvidia section wink.gif

Because he said a valid fact? Its easy to tell your opinions when you play with the money of others.

He said dont pay for a 4gb card dont pay a premium price for something that 1 cant push alone.

Even with 2 only on hitman absolution the 4gb version get higher fps.

Reported because you are so rude
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KaRLiToS - thanx bro for the update and I am in agreement with your assessment..
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Guys if Crysis 3 uses 2+GB then 4GB would be good for SLI/Furture games/Multi Monitor. Sure the Bus holds you back, but the VRAM will be used for High demands that i have listed.
 
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