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Poll Results: Which is better for heavily modded Skyrim?

 
  • 42% (3)
    TITAN 6gb
  • 57% (4)
    GTX 780 3b
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post #1 of 13
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My question is which card should I get GTX 780 3gb or save for TITIAN 6gb. My current card is GTX 670 2gb.

I use the TPC combiner all mods will be the highest resoultions for whatever is offered. I will use other mods too just have not decided yet.

I know my old TPC config used all my ram and 100% usage on the GPU and my card was 1137mhz. My fan died had to RMA got stuck with a refurb @ 1084mhz. I can get higher clocks but no point I'm bottlenecked by my ram on my GPU.

I play skyrim on 50 inch plasma TV so graphic quality is a must for me. I do know that FPS over 60 causes a lot of issues for people. I normally lock my cards FPS @ 30 or 60 fps so I don't try to generate more frames than I can use on my TV.


So which card is best GTX 780 3gb which has more CUDA and other stuff than my card or go with TITAN 6gb?
    
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post #2 of 13
Get the 780, the titan can't even use the full 6GB of VRAM anyways unless your SLI'ing.
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post #3 of 13
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Originally Posted by Phenomanator53 View Post

Get the 780, the titan can't even use the full 6GB of VRAM anyways unless your SLI'ing.

Can you prove that to me? I dont see why it cant use the ram fully if its was equipped to the card.
    
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post #5 of 13
If you're only playing 1080p on a TV, get the 780
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post #6 of 13
780 all the way!
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I will be getting a better monitor soon just saving till black friday.
    
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post #8 of 13
780. In benchmark with Titan. It doesnt stand a chance
post #9 of 13
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Originally Posted by Blanktac View Post

780. In benchmark with Titan. It doesnt stand a chance

WHAT ?
    
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post #10 of 13
I vote the 780, 3GB of VRAM is plenty.

I am also running a heavily modified Skyrim and at any given time its using 2-2.5GB VRAM on my 7950 thumb.gif
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