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Currently have a Sapphire HD7870 GE OC 2GB, but something is drawing me back to team green, the GTX 760. Would you switch? Given my case (CM Elite 120 Adv) I would think a blower style HSF would be better to expel hot air out of the case.

I mainly play BF3 and on occasion Crysis 3/Farcry 3/Blood Dragon. Will be picking up BF4 later this year. biggrin.gif

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Truthfully if your going to upgrade, I'd aim a bit higher or it doesn't seem worth it much to me.
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Truthfully if your going to upgrade, I'd aim a bit higher or it doesn't seem worth it much to me.

Kinda why I am so weary of it. biggrin.gif lol. I think I should shoot for a GTX 770 or the newest HD8000 series to come out. biggrin.gif
    
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Ya, unless you can sell it for a very good price. I haven't read much on the 7xx series by Nvidia, but AMD has some pretty big promises for the Volcanic Islands (9xxx).
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GTX 760 is a solid card.

It's isn't much better than the HD7870 though , seeing how it is between the HD7870XT and HD7950 Boost
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7870 to a 760 would kind of be a sidegrade really, maybe wait off for the new amd series or go for a 780 if you really want to upgrade.



or just get quad titans and call it a day thumb.gif
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Currently have a Sapphire HD7870 GE OC 2GB, but something is drawing me back to team green, the GTX 760. Would you switch? Given my case (CM Elite 120 Adv) I would think a blower style HSF would be better to expel hot air out of the case.

I mainly play BF3 and on occasion Crysis 3/Farcry 3/Blood Dragon. Will be picking up BF4 later this year. biggrin.gif

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only if your going to SLI 760's, otherwise no.
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Gotta put in a Newegg order tonite for a new PSU and a CPU CLC, any other thoughts?
    
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