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It's not a mistake to buy a Titan.
It's a damn nice GPU and Nvidia's drivers/features are second to none.

But would $799 a GPU have killed them?
Maybe if it was 512bit and had 8GB VRAM is might be worth $1000 tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by amstech View Post

It's not a mistake to buy a Titan.
It's a damn nice GPU and Nvidia's drivers/features are second to none.

But would $799 a GPU have killed them?
Maybe if it was 512bit and had 8GB VRAM is might be worth $1000 tongue.gif

It's hard to say whether or not the Titan is a "bad" choice. Depending on how you look at it, the majority of users who buy it are doing so simply because they want the "best" or because they want a GPU that's definitely going to last for a substantial amount of time.

Most people who bought the 680M from this previous generation's lineup are probably still good for a while, considering that even if they don't overclock that they'll still max out most games rather easily. If they DO care to overclock, the 680M becomes rather close to a GTX 670, eliminating the need to upgrade.

Though... I gotta admit, the 780M is kinda like the Titan in this case... it's not a bad choice to buy it, but it's definitely an investment that'll test your resolve over the following few years. (If you're not gonna jump to the next refresh that is...)
     
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