Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel - General › gtx 670 sli or 1 770
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

gtx 670 sli or 1 770 - Page 2

post #11 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by atomik9274 View Post

i planned on getting the gigabyte windforce. the one with 3 fans because i planned on overclocking them


Good choice, I have these cards and they are nice, however, there is a BIG but. If you do not have a side panel fan to exhaust the heat out of your case, don't do it. I didn't have one before I added the second 670 wf and men the temps of just about everything soared to crazy highs... To keep this brief, get a reference style card, or have a side panel fan(that pulls air out of the case) and you will be golden. Otherwise 2 wf 670's will dump hot air into your case like there is no tomorrow.
post #12 of 17
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by braincracking View Post

Good choice, I have these cards and they are nice, however, there is a BIG but. If you do not have a side panel fan to exhaust the heat out of your case, don't do it. I didn't have one before I added the second 670 wf and men the temps of just about everything soared to crazy highs... To keep this brief, get a reference style card, or have a side panel fan(that pulls air out of the case) and you will be golden. Otherwise 2 wf 670's will dump hot air into your case like there is no tomorrow.
I was also thinking about the evga 670 ftw or superclocked. Which do you think is better? Superclocked or ftw?
post #13 of 17
670 sli all the way. Never had technical problems with them. You can maybe get higher overclocks on a singlecard though. Get a none reference though, the ref fan is really loud, when theyr pressured.
post #14 of 17
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hl86 View Post

670 sli all the way. Never had technical problems with them. You can maybe get higher overclocks on a singlecard though. Get a none reference though, the ref fan is really loud, when theyr pressured.
Which 670 would you recommend for sli?
post #15 of 17
evga ftw... of course... ftw wink.gif
Falcon2010
(18 items)
 
Kickass-X99
(19 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-875K ASUS P7P55D-E-PRO EVGA GTX 670 FTW Crucial Ballistix Tactical 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Western Digital Caviar Black Crucial M500 SSD  LG Blu-ray Combo Drive Asetek 550LC 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Noiseblocker Multiframe M12-P Silverstone Case Fans Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Samsung 2443 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill RK-9000BR Silverstone Strider Plus 750 Silverstone Kublai SteelSeries Sensei [RAW] 
AudioAudio
Sennheiser PX100 headphones AntLion ModMic v4 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-5820k | core@4.4 1.23v | cache@4.1 1.1v ASUS X99-PRO / USB 3.1 EVGA GTX 980ti FTW Crucial Ballistix Sport 2400 CL12 (4 x 4GB) 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Crucial MX200 (1 TB) Crucial M500 (960 GB) Western Digital Green (2 TB) Pioneer BDR-XU03 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
Swiftech H240-X Win 10 Pro (64 bit) Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill RK-9000BR Silverstone Strider Gold 850 Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV ATX (gray) SteelSeries Sensei [RAW] 
Mouse PadAudioOther
Gamedias NYX Mousepad 350x280 Grado SR80e Lexar Professional Workflow SR2 SDHC/SDXC UHS-I... 
  hide details  
Reply
Falcon2010
(18 items)
 
Kickass-X99
(19 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-875K ASUS P7P55D-E-PRO EVGA GTX 670 FTW Crucial Ballistix Tactical 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Western Digital Caviar Black Crucial M500 SSD  LG Blu-ray Combo Drive Asetek 550LC 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Noiseblocker Multiframe M12-P Silverstone Case Fans Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Samsung 2443 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill RK-9000BR Silverstone Strider Plus 750 Silverstone Kublai SteelSeries Sensei [RAW] 
AudioAudio
Sennheiser PX100 headphones AntLion ModMic v4 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-5820k | core@4.4 1.23v | cache@4.1 1.1v ASUS X99-PRO / USB 3.1 EVGA GTX 980ti FTW Crucial Ballistix Sport 2400 CL12 (4 x 4GB) 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Crucial MX200 (1 TB) Crucial M500 (960 GB) Western Digital Green (2 TB) Pioneer BDR-XU03 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
Swiftech H240-X Win 10 Pro (64 bit) Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon Asus ROG Swift PG279Q 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill RK-9000BR Silverstone Strider Gold 850 Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV ATX (gray) SteelSeries Sensei [RAW] 
Mouse PadAudioOther
Gamedias NYX Mousepad 350x280 Grado SR80e Lexar Professional Workflow SR2 SDHC/SDXC UHS-I... 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16 of 17
non-reference blower-styled 670 is the best choice for SLI...670 FTW is a very popular choice
if you ever want to go single card only 670 PE is a greast choice
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 4.2GHz Gigabyte Z77X-UD5H-WB EVGA GTX 670 FTW 2GB @ 1.3/7.1GHz 1.21V EVGA GTX 670 FTW 2GB @ 1.3/7.1GHz 1.21V 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung Green DDR3 4X4GB @ 2.1GHz Samsung 850 Pro 2TB Samsung SpinPoint F4 EcoGreen 2TB HDD LG GH24NS72 DVD Rewriter 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Swiftech H240-X Liquid Cooler Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Dell Ultrasharp U2312HM E-IPS Dell Ultrasharp U2311H E-IPS 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell Ultrasharp U2311H E-IPS Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard Rev 2 Seasonic X-750 80+ Gold 750W Rev 3 Corsair Carbide 500R Arctic White 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Alienware TactX Gaming Mouse 5000DPI SteelSeries QcK Gaming Mousepad Edifier M3300SF 2.1 Speaker Set 54W RMS Logitech G930 7.1 Wireless Gaming Headset 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Sennheiser HD 650 Open-Ear Headphones Creative Sound Blaster E5 High-Res USB DAC/ Por... Logitech F710 Wireless Gamepad  Thrustmaster T-Flight Hotas X Flight Stick 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core m7-6Y75 vPro Intel Graphics HD 515 DDR3L-1600MHz 8GB Samsung 960 Pro 1TB  
OSMonitorOther
Windows 10 Pro x64 Sharp IGZO 4K UHD touch Dell x Wacom active stylus 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core 2 Duo E8400  Passively-Cooled Zotac GT 730 1GB 4GB DDR2 Samsung 850 Evo 250GB SSD 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG BD Rewriter Windows 10 Pro x64 64" Samsung 3D Smart PDP F8500 Unified Remote App via Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual 
Audio
54" Vizio 5.1 Sound Bar S5451w-C2 
  hide details  
Reply
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 4.2GHz Gigabyte Z77X-UD5H-WB EVGA GTX 670 FTW 2GB @ 1.3/7.1GHz 1.21V EVGA GTX 670 FTW 2GB @ 1.3/7.1GHz 1.21V 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung Green DDR3 4X4GB @ 2.1GHz Samsung 850 Pro 2TB Samsung SpinPoint F4 EcoGreen 2TB HDD LG GH24NS72 DVD Rewriter 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
Swiftech H240-X Liquid Cooler Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Dell Ultrasharp U2312HM E-IPS Dell Ultrasharp U2311H E-IPS 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell Ultrasharp U2311H E-IPS Logitech G15 Gaming Keyboard Rev 2 Seasonic X-750 80+ Gold 750W Rev 3 Corsair Carbide 500R Arctic White 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Alienware TactX Gaming Mouse 5000DPI SteelSeries QcK Gaming Mousepad Edifier M3300SF 2.1 Speaker Set 54W RMS Logitech G930 7.1 Wireless Gaming Headset 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Sennheiser HD 650 Open-Ear Headphones Creative Sound Blaster E5 High-Res USB DAC/ Por... Logitech F710 Wireless Gamepad  Thrustmaster T-Flight Hotas X Flight Stick 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core m7-6Y75 vPro Intel Graphics HD 515 DDR3L-1600MHz 8GB Samsung 960 Pro 1TB  
OSMonitorOther
Windows 10 Pro x64 Sharp IGZO 4K UHD touch Dell x Wacom active stylus 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core 2 Duo E8400  Passively-Cooled Zotac GT 730 1GB 4GB DDR2 Samsung 850 Evo 250GB SSD 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG BD Rewriter Windows 10 Pro x64 64" Samsung 3D Smart PDP F8500 Unified Remote App via Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual 
Audio
54" Vizio 5.1 Sound Bar S5451w-C2 
  hide details  
Reply
post #17 of 17
The Gigabyte Windforce 3X Models were designed with SLI in mind. Only thing is if you dont have one or two 120/140mm fan side panel blow holes on your case that intake fresh air over your video cards then the design of the card really won't work properly. So then a blower style like the EVGA FTW model would be more ideal.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Intel - General
Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel - General › gtx 670 sli or 1 770