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Right now I'm running a Asus 5870 Matrix
I really need a knew card, should I pick up the older gtx 680s??
I mean for 359$, pretty good deal no?
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Well I have a GTX 670 Sig2, and it clocks well and isn't very loud. I'd say go for it but if you're in 1440p or higher you might want to look for a card with more VRAM.
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ill probably be using 1080p for at least another year, are any games supporting 1440p?
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ill probably be using 1080p for at least another year, are any games supporting 1440p?
Most games support 1440p and higher nowadays, it's rare to find a game that doesn't.
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ill probably be using 1080p for at least another year, are any games supporting 1440p?

Pretty much every game supports it. It's just 'another' resolution
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Right now I'm running a Asus 5870 Matrix
I really need a knew card, should I pick up the older gtx 680s??
I mean for 359$, pretty good deal no?

I assume that you're talking about the EVGA GTX 680 model 02G-P4-2681-KR selling at NCIX US for $369 AR $20?

It's largely similar to the $399 MSRP GTX 770 (the 680 has the same physical processing assets like SMX clusters and ROPs, but isn't as highly-clocked as the 770), so it's not a bad deal.

However since it's a reference-blower model, I'd rather get the MSI GTX 770 Gaming ($399 @ Amazon) or EVGA GTX 770 Superclocked w/ ACX cooler ($399 @ NCIX US) instead.
Edited by svenge - 7/6/13 at 11:27am
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I think ima get a GTX 770,

only a little bit more $$ for newer and better tech
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I think ima get a GTX 770,

only a little bit more $$ for newer and better tech

That's what I'd do as well.
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