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post #11 of 19
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Originally Posted by DV9;12185926 
No, by my calculations:

580/480 * 100 = 1.2

It's 1.2x as powerful

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post #12 of 19
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Originally Posted by DV9;12185926 
No, by my calculations:

580/480 * 100 = 1.2

It's 1.2x as powerful

Doodz I've heard gtx580 can get ...


wait for it ...


OVER 9000!!!!


Plus ... the word on the street is ...


Yup ...


It can play Crysis!!!!


Now that this is out of the way ... my guess is that you COULD flash a 580 bios onto a 480 ... But all that'd happen is you'd raise your clocks up to 580 clocks.
Edited by brettjv - 1/29/11 at 9:00am
    
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post #13 of 19
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Originally Posted by brettjv;12186845 
Now that this is out of the way ... my guess is that you COULD flash a 580 bios onto a 480 ... But all that'd happen is you'd raise your clocks up to 580 clocks.

Actually the 580 BIOS is crap. And you can flash a 580 to a 480.. we have done it. Power regulation changes drastically on the 580 afterwards though.. be prepared.
post #14 of 19
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Originally Posted by DV9;12185926 
No, by my calculations:

580/480 * 100 = 1.2

It's 1.2x as powerful

A real rocket scientist right there..lachen.gif

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post #16 of 19
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Originally Posted by DV9;12185926 
No, by my calculations:

580/480 * 100 = 1.2

It's 1.2x as powerful

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I gave two faces just out of kindness.helpinghand.gif

EDIT: It's funny cuz it's true. A 580 is actually 20% more powerful.
    
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post #17 of 19
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Originally Posted by Xristo;12185631 
lol..

No 580 is ... almost twice as powerful .

HAHAHAHA ... no.
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post #18 of 19
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Originally Posted by Bo_Punk_2.0;12186990 
HAHAHAHA ... no.

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EDIT: Wow, I had to waste my 999th post on that.
    
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post #19 of 19
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Originally Posted by Track;12185689 
It WOULD be possible if nVidia simply unlocked the 512 SPs on the GTX 580.

But they in fact created an entirely new (tweaked) GPU all-together.

Good thing for GTX 580 owners. Bad thing for GTX 480 owners.

how do you own a gtx 590?
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