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GTX 780 or GTX 660TI in SLI

Poll Results: 660TI SLI or GTX 780 or keep my 570 SLI setup.

 
  • 19% (26)
    660TI SLI
  • 67% (88)
    GTX 780
  • 12% (17)
    Keep my 570 SLI setup
131 Total Votes  
post #1 of 132
Thread Starter 
Hi Guys

Comparing the 2 on GPU review the 660TI in SLI seems to be a better performer and also a fraction of the cost. My local computer store has the new 780 for A$829. The 660TI card is $291 each. I am currently running 570s in SLI and wonder if the PCI 3.0 plus the addtional RAM would help games perform better at 1920x1080. Games are - Crysis 3, Battlefield 3, Metro 2033, MW3.

I won't be upgrading my monitor so 1920x1080 is it.

Comparison - http://www.gpureview.com/show_cards.php?card1=685&card2=670#


Thanks Guys.
post #2 of 132
From what I've been seeing, a single 780 is about on par with SLI 580's FPS wise and about the same as OC 580's in benchmarks.
post #3 of 132
id probably go with the 780

single card setup smile.gif

or maybe wait for the 770 & 760ti's ?
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post #4 of 132
I would do SLI, I love my 670 FTW SLI setup, no problems with any games, and great performance for the money. A 66TI SLI setup should last you til the 8xx series I think. From what I have read on these forums a 66ti setup can rival a titan.
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660 Ti SLI. better, much cheaper.
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post #6 of 132
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Thanks guys. +rep to all that replied. I think 660ti SLI it is. thumb.gif
post #7 of 132
with your chip oc'ed to 4.4 - 4.5 you only need one 'mid-range' card (now that the 780 is out). i recommend a single 670 4GB. i maxed out BF3 MP with the 7950 at stock but my i7 is oc'ed to 4.5. this is using 1080. Metro with just a little oc on the gpu. C3, no single card can max it. i play it High (all) with 4MSAA.
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post #8 of 132
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheLawIX View Post

From what I've been seeing, a single 780 is about on par with SLI 580's FPS wise and about the same as OC 580's in benchmarks.

^^This

Quote:
Originally Posted by croy View Post

660 Ti SLI. better, much cheaper.

It's cheaper but not better.




I would get a GTX 780




Edited by KaRLiToS - 5/25/13 at 4:40am
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post #9 of 132
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Originally Posted by KaRLiToS View Post

^^This
I would get a GTX 780

K, he is just running out of vram. its 1080 gaming. unless he plans to go higher. $400 tops to play those games just fine.

a 670 2GB will suffice even if it is under $350.
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post #10 of 132
Quote:
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660 Ti SLI. better, much cheaper.
I would get a GTX 780

Me too thumb.gif
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