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post #31 of 44
I'd still rather take a 670 and later go SLI.

Going SLI from the start is just asinine for future upgrades. Unless you had one 650ti boost already. Then I'll shut my mouth.
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Who's logic tho? Yours? Doesn't apply to me.
Cheapest good 680 in the states is 459 and maybe to you sli is a stop gap but not to everyone. The way I see it is 340 dollars for better then 680 performance is better then using that 340 for a 670. In my world the best performance for the cheapest money rules.

And then what, in a few years? Sell everything and rebuild, because you can't Tri/Quad 650's? What kind of financial sense does that make?
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And then what, in a few years? Sell everything and rebuild, because you can't Tri/Quad 650's? What kind of financial sense does that make?

Years? lachen.gif try a few months and there is no financial sense at all in buying computer parts
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Years? lachen.gif try a few months and there is no financial sense at all in buying computer parts

Agreed, but why are you using it as an argument in favour of buying two mid-range cards to SLI off-the-bat?
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I think a majority of people who say there are many faults with SLI haven't tried with newer cards. I agree awhile ago SLI wasn't the best solution but now its fantastic. My GTX 670 SLI is amazing. I've tried games with SLI enabled and disabled and all benefit hugely from enabling SLI.

I think the GTX 460 was the first card people really started to see the benefits of SLI and its come a long way since then.

I have similar or probably better performance of a GTX TITAN for £300 less and no problems what so ever.

I think this argument about SLI could go on forever based on everyones experiences with it over the years but i can honestly say i don't regret mine one bit.

As stated earlier, the GTX 650ti and BOOST don't make a great deal of sense because they are the same price in the UK as a 660 which outperforms both.
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650 TI boost SLI looks really awesome smile.gif

Can two 7790 in crossfire be equal to a 680 ?
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Agreed, but why are you using it as an argument in favour of buying two mid-range cards to SLI off-the-bat?

I'm saying it makes sense for me
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post #39 of 44
checked my local vendor
gigabyte 650 oc boost 2gb with 1098mhz goes for 164,7eur
asus 660 2gb with 1098mhz goes for 180,89eur smile.gif
15eur for those 4-5fps is not much. especially if its difference between getting 34 and 39fps

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GTX 660 is way better value, especially considering you can get one for nearly the price of a 650b. 660gtx is way faster than a 680 or 7970. Best bang for the buck right now if you are willing to deal with multi gpu. This is for 1080p of course.
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