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Gtx 780: Worth selling gtx 690?

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Hello all, just wondering if it would be worth my time to sell my 690 online for a pair of 780's, or just wait until the 8xx series? Just wanted to hear some thoughts and opinions regarding price vs. performance ratio and such
post #2 of 7
Depends on whether you actually need more performance in games you play...
post #3 of 7
Wait 8xx series.
post #4 of 7
Performance wise, the 780's will be better and the 800 series isn't going to be out for at least a year so I wouldn't consider that. That is of course if you're perfectly content with your performance for now.
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yup, 2 x 780's > 690
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Why post 2 threads exactly the same?
1 is enough buddy tongue.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/1394224/gtx-780-worth-trading-in-gtx-690
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Hah, sorry I didn't know which section would be better so I just sort of posted in both rolleyes.gif. But I play on a 120hz 1080p monitor, other specs are: a 3930k OC'd to 4.6ghz, and 12gb of ram (technically 16, but motherboard DIMM slot won't read properly so currently down to 12gb), and a RIVE mobo. I'm pretty pleased with my performance as of now, but of course I could use more at 120hz. Is the jump to 780 sli as prominent from a 690 as 880 sli from 780s? If i could still return my gpu I would return it and shell out the extra 300 bucks in a heartbeat, but I just don't know if I can justify the difference if i sold my 690 for whatever I could get
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