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The EVGA Superclocked 660 is on sale for $180 with a rebate on Amazon now though smile.gif

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Your 460 in SLI equals a single 660.... that's why your 7970 was a "BIG" upgrade for you... but for the same price or lower, your 7970 cannot be compared to 660's in SLI... especially not mine hehe biggrin.gif.
SLI 460 Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

660 (non ti) Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

btw, there is something like "selling". I myself would be upgrading to either the 7xx series if they are appealing, or 8xx series, but right now, i have exactly the performance i want for 120Hz.. since all my games are mostly above 90 FPS, i mean, what more do you want? 300 fps? tongue.gif

your idea of "waiting" is "okay" but what's the point? redface.gif

I agree waiting is "okay" just like you said and the point is not to exhaust my wallet every generation if the performance isn't worth the cost.

and although your 660 in sli may crush my 7970 thats the limit in your set up. I can always add a second 7970 when i can get one second hand for like 250 some day in the near future! Sadly I'm not exactly sure if my 750 watt psu will handle that and if thats the case then I' would need a new psu which warrent a possible mobo and cpu upgrade too right!!!??? biggrin.gif
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I agree waiting is "okay" just like you said and the point is not to exhaust my wallet every generation if the performance isn't worth the cost.

and although your 660 in sli may crush my 7970 thats the limit in your set up. I can always add a second 7970 when i can get one second hand for like 250 some day in the near future! Sadly I'm not exactly sure if my 750 watt psu will handle that and if thats the case then I' would need a new psu which warrent a possible mobo and cpu upgrade too right!!!??? biggrin.gif

IMO, i won't call that a "Limit", i mean... it's not like the 660's are glued to my mobo tongue.gif..... Just the same way you can add another 7970 to increase your performance, when i feel the need to, i can also sell my 660's add some cash and get 780 SLI or something.... With computer components, i found that living in the "NOW" is the best way to go... There will always be something faster or better. wink.gif
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