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I want the best graphics card possible. Should I buy gtx 580s sli or wait for something better
    
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i'm currently waiting on how to 6990 comes out. then i will make my gpu upgrade
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What res are you gaming at? While the price/performance isn't necessarily there the performance is and the cards are monsters by themselves and insane in sli.
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To be honest I'm in the same boat, I would do the same as I'm doing and wait for the HD 6990, GTX595, and see what the rumored (confirmation please) HD 7000 will bring.
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Well you can wait forever, there's always going to be something new.

If you want performance right now go for GTX 580 SLI. A dual-GPU won't be at the 580 SLI level and I will personally avoid ATI until they decide to fix their drivers, improve their card performance with anti-aliasing on and implement some sort of PhysX equivalent.
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if you have a grand to spend on graphics go for it, you will be veery happy
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if you have a grand to spend on graphics go for it, you will be veery happy
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Pull the trigger now if got $1K to spend. You can upgrade later if something better comes out.

"If you wait to see the Robins, spring will be over." -Warren Buffet
    
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Ahh gtx 595 in quad sli?..... mmm
    
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Well heres the thing, I just bought (2) PNY GTX 570's, and don't get me wrong they are amazing, but I just want the "BEST"...

Is it worth it to return my 570's to get the 580's?
(the 570's on OC are faster than stock 580's!)
    
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