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titans are also worth it in surround, 3gb vram goes pretty fast at 7680x1440.
True, but even then the 4GB on a 290X should be enough right?
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True, but even then the 4GB on a 290X should be enough right?

some games i pass 4gb also, so even then, not enough :x
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post #13 of 17
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Titans are only worth it if you need the compute power, if not then a 780/290/290X will be much better value for money.

This! i personally would go with a 290X
post #14 of 17
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some games i pass 4gb also, so even then, not enough :x

Just because you pass 4GB doesn't mean you would stutter if you had less than 4GB in that situation. Games will buffer what is available.
    
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its okay, when you actually get a resolution that passes it, youll know. Until then, keep valiantly defending that 290x wink.gif
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not worth it.
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post #17 of 17
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its okay, when you actually get a resolution that passes it, youll know. Until then, keep valiantly defending that 290x wink.gif

True, not a lot of people can afford a 3X1600 or 3X1400. I'm sure the OP is running 1080 or something.
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