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GTX 780 on my new monitors

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I just ordered two Dell Ultrasharp U2312M 1920x1200 monitors and now I am thinking about getting a better GPU too. I am looking at the EVGA GeForce GTX 780 Superclocked ACX because it seems to be the fastest, coolest, and quietest 780 card on the market at the moment (is this correct?). If I use EVGA Precision to overclock it will this blow my OC'd MSI GTX 480 Lightning out of the water? I really don't know how to verify this because all of the 780 benchmarks that I have read have been put up against newer cards so will the performance gains be 50%, 100%, or closer to 200%? I also know that the Dell IPS Monitors are only 60hz, but it would still be nice to get 60fps with all settings cranked to maximum, uber aliasing turned on too. Keep in mind that I will be playing at 1920x1200 so maybe this is pushing it a bit, even for the 780?

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Intel i7 2600K Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 MSI GTX480 Lightning 8GB Patriot G2 Series Division DDR3 @ 9-9-9-24 ... 
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10TB 7500RPM SATA3 64GB Crucial M4 CT064M4SSD2 (Boot Drive) Lite-On IHAS124-04 DVD RW Windows 10 Ultimate 64-bit 
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Dual Screen (x2) Dell UltraSharp U2412M 24" IPS... Apple Keyboard (A1243) Antec Truepower New 650W Modular Corsair Carbide Series 500R 
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Logitech MX Anywhere 2 None Cooler Master Hyper 212+ 
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AMD A6-5400K MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 AMD Radeon HD 7540D 8GB Patriot G2 Series Division DDR3 @ 9-9-9-24 ... 
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My System
(15 items)
 
HTPC
(8 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 2600K Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 MSI GTX480 Lightning 8GB Patriot G2 Series Division DDR3 @ 9-9-9-24 ... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
10TB 7500RPM SATA3 64GB Crucial M4 CT064M4SSD2 (Boot Drive) Lite-On IHAS124-04 DVD RW Windows 10 Ultimate 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dual Screen (x2) Dell UltraSharp U2412M 24" IPS... Apple Keyboard (A1243) Antec Truepower New 650W Modular Corsair Carbide Series 500R 
MouseMouse PadOther
Logitech MX Anywhere 2 None Cooler Master Hyper 212+ 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD A6-5400K MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 AMD Radeon HD 7540D 8GB Patriot G2 Series Division DDR3 @ 9-9-9-24 ... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSCase
64GB Crucial M4 CT064M4SSD2 Toshiba HDKPC08 3TB SATA3 7200RPM 32MB Cache Windows 8 Professional 64-bit Apex DM-387 mATX HTPC Case w/ 275W PSU 
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Going from a 480 to a 780 is a HUGE jump. Well worth the upgrade. You have a 2600k as well which will let the 780 work to the max. I would just OC the 2600k a bit.
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