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Wow,

Just from that one line, it's made me make my mind up....

Considering that the GTX470 wasn't A. On the choice list or B. comparable to either mentioned card in terms of power

I think i'll have to go with the GTX570, it's a shame because it's been a really hard choice that i've really enjoyed reading up on and making, also the 6970 is a gorgeous card.... I just don't see triple screen setups coming to me anytime soon. And once I get this dropped under water I think the GTX570 might pull ahead a bit more than the ATI card..

Also, I think the Biggest thing is Physx. I really don't want to have another card just for Physx. When i've watercooled both and put them into my Corsair 800D I want them to look like a work of art. And I think a crappy 8600GT or something in there will just ruin the wow factor i'm going for.

Guys, thanks very much. Next thread. Which GTX570 to get. lol

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If you are going 570 I would assume that the only brand to pick is EVGA. Great warranty and the step up program is a huge bonus if in 3 months time you feel like getting a 580
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post #22 of 24
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Originally Posted by compuman145 View Post
Wow,

Just from that one line, it's made me make my mind up....

Considering that the GTX470 wasn't A. On the choice list or B. comparable to either mentioned card in terms of power

I think i'll have to go with the GTX570, it's a shame because it's been a really hard choice that i've really enjoyed reading up on and making, also the 6970 is a gorgeous card.... I just don't see triple screen setups coming to me anytime soon. And once I get this dropped under water I think the GTX570 might pull ahead a bit more than the ATI card..

Also, I think the Biggest thing is Physx. I really don't want to have another card just for Physx. When i've watercooled both and put them into my Corsair 800D I want them to look like a work of art. And I think a crappy 8600GT or something in there will just ruin the wow factor i'm going for.

Guys, thanks very much. Next thread. Which GTX570 to get. lol

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Oh I thought you were comparing it with a 470, since you typed 470 Pros and Cons.

Anyways, 570 all the way!
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Oh I failed....

My bad and thanks for pointing it out
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Both are really good cards.
I'm a little biased since I fold.
However, if I didn't fold, I would of totally gone with the 6970.
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