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With the new price drops and the release of RX Series I was wondering what is the best upgrade for a GTX 580. I was looking at the GTX 770 as it has dropped to $350. My budget is $300-500. Thanks
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i would wait for R9 290 to be released

its supposedly priced to be $450
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With the new price drops and the release of RX Series I was wondering what is the best upgrade for a GTX 580. I was looking at the GTX 770 as it has dropped to $350. My budget is $300-500. Thanks

Please write down all your computer parts, so that we can give you the best advice possible, thank you.
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My budget is $300-500. Thanks

If you can stretch to $500, I would recommend a GTX 780, like this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130942

It will play everything thats out today at max settings at 1080p, and it comes with three free games. Plus, nVidia cards get nice exclusives, like PhysX: http://www.geforce.com/hardware/technology/physx/videos
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If you can stretch to $500, I would recommend a GTX 780, like this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130942

It will play everything thats out today at max settings at 1080p, and it comes with three free games. Plus, nVidia cards get nice exclusives, like PhysX: http://www.geforce.com/hardware/technology/physx/videos
Since I play at 144hz I'll probably pick up the 780. Thanks for the advice
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I am upgrading from a GTX 580 and will probably end up getting a GTX 770 unless I can come up with the extra coin for a 780.
    
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I am upgrading from a GTX 580 and will probably end up getting a GTX 770 unless I can come up with the extra coin for a 780.
Tell me how it goes =D
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