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GTX 460s 768MB SLI or HD 6850s CF?

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Hi all, I'm wondering which setup would be best bang for the buck?

Currently, I can get 2 of these Asus 460 TOP for $240 total (after MIR & promo code) and the lowest price on 6850 I've seen is usually $145 - $150 after MIR.

I'm leaning toward the 460s since I love physx and I game at 1360x768, but still wondering if 6850's CF performance is worth the difference in cash.
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if you game at 1360x768 just get one of either card....
    
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460gtx 768mb would be the deal for your resolution. Like micro said just get one.
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The 6850 CF is a stronger combo but like others say the 460 768 SLI will max out games anyways. A 460SLI will max out games at 1080p even. So go for the best deal. ASUS is a great brand BTW.
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Thanks, +1 to all.
I'll go with the 460s.
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GTX 460 SLi +1
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For your resolution, either is fine. Personally I'd go for the gtx 460s because they support cuda and physx. For larger resolutions, you should go with the 6850s just because they have more vram.
    
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just get one, you don't need SLI for that resolution.

gtx 560 is coming out soon
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