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post #11 of 20
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Originally Posted by ploppercon View Post

Yes, but I doubt he'll be spending 2-$4000 SLI-ing Titans wink.gif

you need to learn how to read properly man. I didn't even dare recommend a single GTX Titan coz I know with price:performance it sucks. if you read carefully I said TWO gtx 680's or a gtx 690.
post #12 of 20
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Originally Posted by jprovido View Post

you need to learn how to read properly man. I didn't even dare recommend a single GTX Titan coz I know with price:performance it sucks. if you read carefully I said TWO gtx 680's or a gtx 690.

Ah, I see. biggrin.gif
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post #13 of 20
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I partly agree with this post.

I highly recommend getting a 7970 over a gtx 680 it's faster, cheaper, more vram and comes with A++ games BUT if you're going multi gpu configurations it's best to just get either two gtx 680's or a gtx 690. if you've read about frame rating you'll see that crossfire has issues with this atm while SLI works flawlessly. a gtx titan is just for bragging rights. I hardly felt the upgrade tbh

Upgrade from what?
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post #14 of 20
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Upgrade from what?

from a gtx 680*
post #15 of 20
Titan is a superb card.

The only game you can't max out with silly frames is Crysis 3.

No hassles of multi-GPU and all the benefits of almost SLI.

For those of us with a 120hz screen, it has been an absolute revelation.
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post #16 of 20
Short answer: No.
Long answer: LOL no.

Is it a nice card? Hell yeah it is...worth $1000? No. No it's not. For $1000 and on a single GPU I should be able to max out crysis 3, at LEAST. This can't. Nuff said. It's selling cause of ePeen:)
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post #17 of 20
If I was going to the states I'd definitely pick up another.

$1000 is still £200 cheaper than buying a second in the UK tongue.gif
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post #18 of 20
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I forgot to mention that I would be pairing it with a 3930K, and will be playing BF4 in the future.

Do you think it's better and more logical to go with a 680 Lightning instead of a titan if I want 50FPS+ steady at 1080p?
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post #19 of 20
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Short answer: No.
Long answer: LOL no.

Is it a nice card? Hell yeah it is...worth $1000? No. No it's not. For $1000 and on a single GPU I should be able to max out crysis 3, at LEAST. This can't. Nuff said. It's selling cause of ePeen:)

It's not ePeen that's selling it. It's this..... in a single card solution that could fit snug in a LAN box if required, no multi GPU nonsense to mess around with, decent high quality frames at a high rate. Best purchase i've made since I got the 120hz screen.

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post #20 of 20
Now lets be nice, a $1000 video card has it's place. It is the geek equivalent of that sports car some guys buy during their mid life crisis. It is pure epeen, a way to say yeah I may have no life but look at my video card biggrin.gif
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