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Which card is better at price/performance ratio? GTS or GTX?

I can get a GTS for $340 while GTX for $520. Right now i'm leaning against the GTX because i don't plan to ever going SLI, but the GTS is alot cheaper, and yet performs a bit slower.

If it were you guys, what would you pick?
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GTX hands down
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GTX hands down
reason?
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GTS had a review that were put in SLI it will beat the GTX even in SLI .
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GTS had a review that were put in SLI it will beat the GTX even in SLI .
I would love to see a system in which the GTS SLI at stock clocks outperforms a GTX SLI rig at stock clocks consistently.

Dont mean to get OT Mikey, I apologize. As to your question, I think the 8800 GTS Is a better buy for the money. Once overclocked it performs nearly as well as the GTX in DX9 tasks, and it wont really be a slouch when it comes to DX10 either. I really dont think I could suggest a GTS if you were strapped for cash.
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i'd go for the GTS because all the driver support and stuff isnt optimized fully yet,and most games cant really use all those 128 stream proccesor's,and wasting 200$ more on a GTX that wont give you SUCH a performance boost isnt good as far as im concerned.
+the gts overclock's very nicly according to some benchie's i seen,ill post links after i get back from school

i'd buy the GTS
    
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GTS had a review that were put in SLI it will beat the GTX even in SLI .
You cannot mean it literally outperformed the GTX SLI.
You must mean something else.
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reason?
dont have any. LOL!!!
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post #9 of 19
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Originally Posted by Mikey122687 View Post
reason?
hey Mikey from what i've read somewhere, GTS can oc as high as GTX. the only difference will be the amount of memory.
GTS works pretty well for me. i bought GTS buz i plan to go SLI in the future.
if you are not going SLI go for GTX
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Which card is better at price/performance ratio? GTS or GTX?

I can get a GTS for $340 while GTX for $520. Right now i'm leaning against the GTX because i don't plan to ever going SLI, but the GTS is alot cheaper, and yet performs a bit slower.

If it were you guys, what would you pick?
Dude! WHERE can you get those cards for that price

!?!?!?

Hook a brotha up with some links hehe
    
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