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Two GTX 580 in SLI is microstutter a thing of the past??

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A reseller is flushing stock of new 3GB GTX 580 (MSI Twin Frozr II) and I can buy two of them for the price of the cheapest GTX 770.

I think that would be a viable option from a performance angle but only if the microstutter issue is fixed. I have been reading up on microstutter and gather nVidia have provided a general fix within the drivers but I can't identify if the fix is for all nVidia hardware or only new hardware.

Any views welcome.
    
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AFAIK, nvidia has added the frame metering technology in the hardware of kepler but is still supporting driver based frame metering for all gpus.

580 SLI ought to be fine.
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my friend has 2 580s i played on it and i didn't notice any microstutter just like with my 2 650 ti boosts. the issue has been fixed with the new drivers.
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I would go for it, I love my 580's, just wish they were the 3gb versions sometimes.
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