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you'll still have fun @ that resolution portrait or landscape, I was just curious on which card you got.
even benches prove the 2GB vs 4GB theory is not that big of a deal.

enjoy.

Yeah i'm just curious as to why people prefer one over the other is all i read about 100 pages on here today alone and didn't see anything about preferences.
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Just got my second 670 today and surround with SLI seems a lot more complicated. In Windows 8 I can't run three displays independently anymore with SLI enabled, I have to run the displays in Surround mode. And because the Nvidia drivers still aren't 100% updated for Windows 8, I can't maximize windows to 1 monitor. Kind of annoying!
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Yeah i'm just curious as to why people prefer one over the other is all i read about 100 pages on here today alone and didn't see anything about preferences.

Hearsay more than likely and just what they think might be better, I haven't seen enough concrete data on 4gb showing that many benefits over 2gb (if any) on my 670s that I regret or second think my purchases.
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Just got my second 670 today and surround with SLI seems a lot more complicated. In Windows 8 I can't run three displays independently anymore with SLI enabled, I have to run the displays in Surround mode. And because the Nvidia drivers still aren't 100% updated for Windows 8, I can't maximize windows to 1 monitor. Kind of annoying!
thanks for the update, I was thinking of Win8 since it's on sale right now.
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Just got my second 670 today and surround with SLI seems a lot more complicated. In Windows 8 I can't run three displays independently anymore with SLI enabled, I have to run the displays in Surround mode. And because the Nvidia drivers still aren't 100% updated for Windows 8, I can't maximize windows to 1 monitor. Kind of annoying!

It's the same for Window 7 thinking.gif
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Just got my second 670 today and surround with SLI seems a lot more complicated. In Windows 8 I can't run three displays independently anymore with SLI enabled, I have to run the displays in Surround mode. And because the Nvidia drivers still aren't 100% updated for Windows 8, I can't maximize windows to 1 monitor. Kind of annoying!

It's the same for Window 7 thinking.gif
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Hearsay more than likely and just what they think might be better, I haven't seen enough concrete data on 4gb showing that many benefits over 2gb (if any) on my 670s that I regret or second think my purchases.

I ment portrait vs landscape. Not 2gb vs 4gb lol.

I saw that debate and i am not engaging lol.
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Just got my second 670 today and surround with SLI seems a lot more complicated. In Windows 8 I can't run three displays independently anymore with SLI enabled, I have to run the displays in Surround mode. And because the Nvidia drivers still aren't 100% updated for Windows 8, I can't maximize windows to 1 monitor. Kind of annoying!

I'm on w8 with no such issues. But I use Matrox PowerDesk
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I ment portrait vs landscape. Not 2gb vs 4gb lol.

I saw that debate and i am not engaging lol.

I think it comes down to personal preference. I have seen a few youtube portrait setups and I don't like the look + I have 3D vision emitters built into the top of my monitors and I wouldn't be able to turn them on their side biggrin.gif

I don't notice the fisheye effect in honesty and rarely look at the side monitors. I can see things going on in them and I move my mouse accordingly
    
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