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Originally Posted by RiiiE;12113600 
obviously the gtx 580.

Read the post again lol,best bang for buck,not best card.

Id probs guess a GTX 460 as well.
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post #12 of 133
I'd say a GTX460.
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Originally Posted by superj1977;12113638 
Read the post again lol,best bang for buck,not best card.

Id probs guess a GTX 460 as well.

lol. What manufacture makes the best GTX 460... I am not that familiar with Nvidia all to good. headscratch.gif
    
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Two 460 1GB's in SLI will preform within a few percent of a 580, however if you want that much performance go with a 570/580 right off the bat.
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lol. What manufacture makes the best GTX 460... I am not that familiar with Nvidia all to good. headscratch.gif

Definitely EVGA, their warranty and support is top notch. They also make EE(External Exhaust) versions of the card to help lower Case temps, however the card itself will run hotter.
    
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Originally Posted by Stensby;12113673 
Two 460 1GB's in SLI will preform within a few percent of a 580, however if you want that much performance go with a 570/580 right off the bat.


Definitely EVGA, their warranty and support is top notch. They also make EE(External Exhaust) versions of the card to help lower Case temps, however the card itself will run hotter.

what version is the best. Normal, SC, SE?

*EDIT* I found some GTX 480s for about $200 on Ebay...
    
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lol. What manufacture makes the best GTX 460... I am not that familiar with Nvidia all to good. headscratch.gif

Not sure there,i suppose it depends on warranty and how people rate RMA speed and customer service.
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Hows does the GTX 460s in single and in SLI compare with the 5870, 6870, and 6970?
    
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Originally Posted by axizor;12113630 
They are faster then the GTX 480 and about even with a single GTX 580.

I would take a single 570 over 2 460's. JHMO of course. wink.gif
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Originally Posted by fRingE;12113690 
what version is the best. Normal, SC, SE?

*EDIT* I found some GTX 480s for about $200 on Ebay...

Personally I would buy the EE, but that is because I don't like my case temps getting any hotter, harder on everything else. And that seems like too good of a deal, make sure you are really careful buying from ScamBay.
    
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post #20 of 133
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Originally Posted by Stensby;12113601 
The 460's are a much better value.

Depends on which 460 it is. Some 470's are $210, brand new. Some 460's are $200.
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