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post #11 of 18
It will run two cards but it won't be powerful enough to use both cards to their full potential.

You could get a i5-3570K or something but an FX-8350 would be an easier way to go since you already have a AM3+ motherboard.
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Whys that? Care to explain?.................Why is it I need a 8350 in order to run 2 cards iam just curious? And why a 8350 specificly and not something else? The fx 6100 isn't able to run 2 cards?

Your FX-6100 will run two Titans or Two GTX-780 without a problem. You might find yourself CPU bound in a few more games than you would if you had a faster CPU though. The 8350 has 4 GHz base clock with a 4.2 GHz turbo clock, the 6100 is 3.3 GHz. You can do the math, but single-threaded performance of the 8350 is probably 20-25% faster, and that's no fluff.

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I don't know I figured if iam changing the cpu might as well change the motherboard as well>? It runs 2 6970s at the moment but like u guys said-it can always run better!....Iam gonna have to check into that thanks, but at this point wait for that intel haswell or get z77? Maybe its better to wait it out?
     
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post #14 of 18
780. I wouldn't recommend the Titan as that is the biggest ripoff I've seen in quite some time.
post #15 of 18
Go for the Haswell. The wait is small. Even if the CPU won't be noticeably faster, you will have the latest feature set in newer boards.
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I might be running into some money here pretty soon and I was browsing new-egg when I noticed gtx 780 3gb is out for around $650 dollars,How is the performance on the 780 ? Does anyone know? ..........If I had $2,000 for graphics what would be best to buy 2 titans,2 690s,2 780s?

Come on man! doh.gif Seriously, you're calling yourself a Graphics Card Aficionado asking these questions whistle.gif ...You're kiddin', right?
post #17 of 18
^ Be nice.

As for the best card, yea, you may as well stick with a 780 over a Titan and save yourself a few bucks.
Either is honestly overkill for 1080p gaming though.
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Well there are plenty of reviews for the 780 out and about you know thinking.gif

 
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