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A pair of 780TIs. One will definitely get you by for awhile and may even make you happy enough though.
you would just grab 2 not 4?
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you would just grab 2 not 4?

Yes just 2.
   
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Yes just 2.

Considering I intend to water cool would it be wiser to just purchase 2 hydro 780's or get the 780ti's and just put EK blocks on them?
post #14 of 16
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Considering I intend to water cool would it be wiser to just purchase 2 hydro 780's or get the 780ti's and just put EK blocks on them?

It would be cheaper probably and if your getting 2 780s at once, they have the power, vram and bus speed to get the job done.
   
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2 gpus will be far better than 3 gpus, in terms of how they scale together. 3 gpus get really diminished returns. The third gpu tends to just tighten up the fps. I would start with 2 and then see if you need 3.
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post #16 of 16
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2 gpus will be far better than 3 gpus, in terms of how they scale together. 3 gpus get really diminished returns. The third gpu tends to just tighten up the fps. I would start with 2 and then see if you need 3.
thanks, Ill more than go with 2 780 hydro coppers instead of 2 780ti's, in the end ill save about $450 and experience negligible loss from what Ive read.
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