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Will a GTX 670 FTW handle gaming @ 3240x1920?

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I'm looking at picking up the ASUS VG248QE which is a 3240x1920 monitor. My concern is will my GTX 670 FTW handle gaming on it at decent settings? Or should I be looking at upgrading my GPU first?
post #2 of 22
I dont have that particular monitor but i do have a couple triple screen setups. from what i can tell you i had a single 680 run 3 1080p screens very well which i think can be compared to the resolution in question. *somebody please correct me if i am wrong*
worst come to worst when you get the monitor you can decrease some graphics settings if necessary and if you feel you need more to run the monitor, then buy a more powerful graphics card.
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I would go with a new gpu first. I recently sold one of my 670 FTW's and am definitely noticing the performance hit in newer titles even at 1920x1080.
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Originally Posted by BulletSponge View Post

I would go with a new gpu first. I recently sold one of my 670 FTW's and am definitely noticing the performance hit in newer titles even at 1920x1080.

newer titles will probably need more power.
imp0st3r what titles do you currently play most?

on another note dumbing down settings and resolution temporarily is an option as well if he gets the monitor before a graphics card.
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I'm wary of upgrading my GPU too much. This 1090T is a few years old and I'm afraid of bottle necking. I work part time right now while trying to knock out college so I'm trying to figure out how far I can go before I have to upgrade everything. Just got me a new PSU and case couple months ago
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You should upgrade your GPU first. 670 SLI should be fine at that resolution as long as you are not hoping to max out AA in games like Crysis 3, Metro LL e.t.c. Single 670 is a no for me at that resolution...
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I'm currently playing mainly BF4, World of Tanks, World of Warplanes and CS:GO. Might possibly buy Titanfall soon
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You should upgrade your GPU first. 670 SLI should be fine at that resolution as long as you are not hoping to max out AA in games like Crysis 3, Metro LL e.t.c. Single 670 is a no for me at that resolution...

another 670 to sli would be your cheapest gpu upgrade option. that 1090T will still kick, especially with an oc if you have one in place.
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I'm currently playing mainly BF4, World of Tanks, World of Warplanes and CS:GO. Might possibly buy Titanfall soon

My single 770 got 76 FPS AVG at 1372Mhz on a 1080p display; playing bf4 with all settings maxed out. At 3240x1920, you would probably have to run a siingle 670 at lowest settings without AA to get 60 FPS, and it wouldn't be pretty... 670 SLI is your best bet, and you still wouldn't play bf4 at max AA settings
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SLI 670's, and stick at 1080 for best performance?
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