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Unless price is a concern I think we all agree. GTX 670 SLI craps on a single GTX 680. People usually compare a SINGLE 670 to a single 680. The 680 mostly comes out on top but is 25% more expensive and offers what? 5-10% performance increase? It's a no-brainer. OP has got to go with two 670's or a 690. Otherwise he can always Xfire a 7950 or go for a single 7970. The 680 is probably the worst bang-for-your-buck card out there. There are cheaper cards that beat it(7970) and much cheaper cards that can sometimes give it a run for its money(7950, 670).
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At this point, hold off.

If you really don't want to wait, then the 670s hands down.
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Fedovin View Post

I want a graphics card that can run game like crysis and bf3 on highest settings and still get 60-80 fps my current Gtx 650 is running it at 20 fps on highest settings right.

Depending on your cpu and its oc, one highend gpu is enough for your res. i recommend the 670 but wait! the new gens will here in a few days. max out every game except a few like C3.
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AMD 8350 oced to 4.3 ghz
water cooling
700w psu
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I was on an xtreme budget
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What brand is that PSU? I know most people will say that is plenty for 670 sli but even my 750w unit has shutdown once under load. At least I am assuming it was the power supply. I was playing BF3, suddenly I had a blue screen and then my rig just instantly shutdown. Other than that my 670's have crushed max details on every game I play at 1080. But seriously, if you can hold off a couple of weeks 670's should see a decent price drop or you could pick up a 780 in the same price range. A little patience will be rewarded. At the very least some of the compulsive up-graders (I'm guilty of it as well) will be selling there own 670's here on OCN for decent prices.
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why hold off
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Originally Posted by Fedovin View Post

why hold off

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Well will one gtx 680 be able to run Total War: Rome 2
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