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Have a GTX 460 right now, already registered with eVGA.

NCIX has some good sales on right now, so my questions are:

1. SLI with another 460?
2. Sell my 460 and:
2a. Get a GTX 465 Twin Frozr for ~$240 before rebate?
2b. Get a GTX 560 Ti for also ~$240?

Alternatively I might keep the 460 as it's a better GPU and I can get rid of my 4850 or give it to my mom.
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Option 2a is not worth considering

I say go with option 1
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i'd say option 1. sli 460's are beastly. check this out http://www.hardocp.com/article/2010/..._460_1gb_sli/1
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Option 3 sell your 460 and get a 580.
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SLI of 460's is your best choice but that's it no more future upgrades regarding graphics though with a 560 you can always add another one later on. But 460 in SLI run everything out there and you are set for the rest of the year
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Seems like a plan. I'm just annoyed that the eVGA model I got is only 720 MHz and the one on sale at NCIX is an MSI factory OCed model at 780 MHz.

Well, I guess it's a good time to see if my stock eVGA will OC that high then!

Thanks for all the comments. Take some rep.
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will do far more then that! Hope around 850/900MHz on air when i was on stock cooling i did that 850 stock voltage on water i am hitting 950MHz with 1.125v folding 24/7 though my card is a gigabyte OC Edition
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I would go for 1. The gtx 460 sli option, unless, you think that you will be going for something like triple screens in the future. Otherwise, just sli that 460, I think he's lonesome .
    
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