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GTX460 vs GTX275

post #1 of 8
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Hey guys

My friend has a BFG GTX 275 and I wanna buy it off him and use it as SLI with my Gigabyte GTX 275 (will it work?) but he needs to buy another card then. I told him that a GTX460 would be good but would it be an upgrade over the GTX275? Because a 470 is getting too pricey for him and we both wanna profit from this.

Thanks in advance.
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Slight upgrade if moving to the 1gb version, sidegrade if moving to the 768mb or se version. Not really worth it.
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Crap. wish I had an eBay account
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You will gain a slight performance increase. The GTX 460 performs like the GTX 285.
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Any significant reasons to make this trade worthy for him except for the slight FPS increase and DirectX 11? maybe overclockability or cooling or something? BTW, I think he's going to buy a Palit. Is the Palit version good?
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I'm getting this http://www.ebuyer.com/product/232853 not sure if thats cheaper than the plait
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I doubt it'd be cheaper. Gigabytes are often pricey compared to Palit. I just hope he'll like the card otherwise it'd be a problem lol.

P.S. Of course, Gigabyte is golden. Good choice
post #8 of 8
i will be going from GTX260 to 460 or 560 depending on price.
Looking at the MSI Hawk Talon atm.
Of course the 560s will be all reference design at first.
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