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I know the 680 is a bit slower, but with some OC I think I can match a 590. And yea, I'm planing on buying another 680 on the future maybe... Also 680 has 2GB, 590 only 1,5 (sli doesn't add vram), si if I eventually upgrade my monitor to a 1080p, I'll be more limited with the 590, don't you think?

yeah, as others have said go with the 680 and possible future SLI.
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I personally would not trade 590 for 680. 590 is faster, 680 is smoother. Tradeoff isn't worth it in my opinion

You're better off eBaying the 590. These cards easily go for $400+. Invest the money in a 780
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