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post #21 of 28
why even bother with still having GTX 480's....

I was (kind of) in the same boat just last week.
got $600 for my SLi 670's and then didn't know what to do, instead of staying with SLi and just grabbing SLi 770's
I grabbed a single GTX 780 instead with thoughts of SLi that later this year.
that plan will probably change but point being get the stronger single card now and then SLi them.
you have the power supply and the mobo for future expansion.

time for the 480 just like my 448's to now be designated as back-up..
Edited by malmental - 6/17/13 at 4:36am
post #22 of 28
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Get GTX770 it run much cooler and consume less power than 1 GTX480 and pair it with another one in future

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post #23 of 28
edited my last...
post #24 of 28
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Cool post Mal, i respect your opinion alot mate smile.gif

Not sure what to do, if i went 480 SLi, it would be to hold me until i can cough up cash for a much better single GPU, if i save, i will be bound to highly OC'd 480 performance until then...

Not sure what to do lol.
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post #25 of 28
don't forget the GTX 760's are coming with 2GB VRAM and 256-bit bus and 7K mem speeds.
just putting it out there..

seriously bro, let the 480's go.
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Damn you Mal, i am hunting you down.

Decided... save




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you know I keep it real even back on Tom's.
yes I know that is also my downfall at times as well.
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you know I keep it real even back on Tom's.
yes I know that is also my downfall at times as well.
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