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I've had instances where a 3.6GHz Q6600 would not fully load a GTX480/HD7850. a 660Ti/7870 might be where the limit of these processors begins, so a 670/760/680/770 might be too much for them to handle. a rig that I worked on, had to have its Q9550 overclocked to 4.0GHz to load a Gigabyte GTX770 4GB.
    
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post #12 of 15
That's why I adviced a 760 which is in between the HD7950 and the GTX670 in terms of performance.

And here in Europe the EVGA GTX760 ACX is released.
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That's why I adviced a 760 which is in between the HD7950 and the GTX670 in terms of performance.

And here in Europe the EVGA GTX760 ACX is released.

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post #14 of 15
Yep.

I don't assume you can read dutch (u can use Chrome to translate) but here it is in my local price comparer.

http://tweakers.net/pricewatch/339536/evga-geforce-gtx-760-2gb-superclocked-acx-cooling.html

1137Mhz boost. That makes it as fast as a 670.
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post #15 of 15
I have it... max HD 7870 Ghz or 660 GTX
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