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I'm having a similar problem. I have a single GTX 680, 2GB Windforce from Gigabyte. I'm not sure if I should try and sell the 680, so I can get 4GB models to SLI, just buy another 2GB for SLI, or try and move up to a Titan or 7xx series.


I'm running a 1440p monitor currently. Ideas/suggestions regarding 2GB vs 4GB?

See this





No 4 GB is not faster or better in any way even in 1440P if you have 3 or more 1440P monitors thats where you start closing in on 2 GB VRAM very fast
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You will lose money by selling the GTX 680 and then spend money on a GTX 780

Buying a second GTX 680 would cost more money yes but you would not lose any money on the first GTX 680

This is what GTX 680 SLI can do Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)



i wont loose any money, as the place where i bought it from has a 45 day return policy. i bought it unaware of the fact that the 780 was due to be released really soon. i have about 1500$ to spend too, so money isn't an issue.
post #13 of 54
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i wont loose any money, as the place where i bought it from has a 45 day return policy. i bought it unaware of the fact that the 780 was due to be released really soon. i have about 1500$ to spend too, so money isn't an issue.

Oh in that case you wont lose money no

Buy yourself a 1440P monitor and then a new video either a GTX 770 or GTX 780
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Oh in that case you wont lose money no

Buy yourself a 1440P monitor and then a new video either a GTX 770 or GTX 780
Meh, don't want a 1440p screen, i'd rather stick with the 144hz screen i have right now. And i AM going to sli either 680's or 780's.
The thing is that i don't know if there'll be as price difference between norway(which is obviously where i live) and the rest of the world, and things tend to be alot more expensive in norway than pretty much anywhere else in the world. i'll definitely be looking at price/performance-ratio.
post #15 of 54
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Meh, don't want a 1440p screen, i'd rather stick with the 144hz screen i have right now. And i AM going to sli either 680's or 780's.
The thing is that i don't know if there'll be as price difference between norway(which is obviously where i live) and the rest of the world, and things tend to be alot more expensive in norway than pretty much anywhere else in the world. i'll definitely be looking at price/performance-ratio.

Norway is a little higher then Denmark i think so i know the price level i paid around 4200 danish kr for all 3 of my GTX 680 cards
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Norway is a little higher then Denmark i think so i know the price level i paid around 4200 danish kr for all 3 of my GTX 680 cards
The 780 is rumored to cost the same as the 680 at launch, so i would estimate a price of +/- 4500 nok.
post #17 of 54
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The 780 is rumored to cost the same as the 680 at launch, so i would estimate a price of +/- 4500 nok.

GTX 680 at launch was around 4500 danish give a or take 250 either way
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post #18 of 54
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GTX 680 at launch was around 4500 danish give a or take 250 either way
okay, probably around 5k in norway then. That's at least 1,5 thousand nok more than a gtx 680, and if i buy another 680 or sli 780's i'll be buying maxwell(aka gtx 880, most likely sli) when it launches anyway. 1,5k nok is about 150$ btw.
post #19 of 54
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okay, probably around 5k in norway then. That's at least 1,5 thousand nok more than a gtx 680, and if i buy another 680 or sli 780's i'll be buying maxwell(aka gtx 880, most likely sli) when it launches anyway. 1,5k nok is about 150$ btw.

I would just get another GTX 680 and wait for GTX 880 but thats just me
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I would just get another GTX 680 and wait for GTX 880 but thats just me
yeah, i'm leaning towards that too... but still nobody has answered my question if the 680's would be enough to max every game for a year?
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