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I will be gaming on a 144hz monitor. So, does this mean I will benefit from the second 780? If not, I might just go watercooling as I am happy gaming at 1080P.biggrin.gif

A- You should be using Lightboost @ 120Hz instead of 144Hz. It looks considerably smoother.
B- Yes you likely would benefit from the second card.
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Alright guys, thanks. I have finally decided that I will got the route of getting the GTX 780.
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Atleast get a 1440p monitor for two 780s.. Isnt that some kind of sin?
Edited by Namkab - 5/24/13 at 3:57pm
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I was once happy playing at 1080P, until I got a 1440P monitor. biggrin.gif You have no idea how much more beautiful everything looks. If anything, I would wait on getting another 780. If your experience with 1 780 is not good, then go ahead and upgrade.

I put my vote to upgrading to a 1440P or 1600P.
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I play every game on max with a 7970 at 1440p, so go under water. You don't need 2 780s right now. However, I will say this, VGA waterblocks come and go pretty quickly, so if you see one you like now, buy 2 so they match lol
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I play every game on max with a 7970 at 1440p, so go under water. You don't need 2 780s right now. However, I will say this, VGA waterblocks come and go pretty quickly, so if you see one you like now, buy 2 so they match lol

Ive seen a lot of benchmarks that say thats not possible for games like crysis 3, and metro last light.
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post #17 of 26
get the second card brah
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Second card, hands down.
post #20 of 26
I don't understand why you guys are recommending a second card, when he doesn't even know how performance will be with just one. Don't get a 2nd card just so that you can say "Hey! I got GTX780's in SLI". Get them if you know that going SLI will help your performance in whatever it is your going to use them for.
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