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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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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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