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running both my cards at 905/1810/2100 watercooled

windows index 7.8

and here's a link to a post of mine in the 460 club thread
http://www.overclock.net/12213950-post307.html

and a shot of the koolance full block

Edited by 808MP5 - 2/2/11 at 12:57pm
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Originally Posted by CP2 View Post
A second one huh. Well, I'll look into that and look deeper down into my pockets lol. And yes, I did actually see a 900 mhz clocked card. Which is noice. Are the performance gains really noticeable? Or just slightly? OR is it shown more through the testing?
The gains are huge with OCing and SLI from everything I've seen. Google "460 SLI review" + your techie site of choice and see for youself. The overclocks scale nicely and SLI gets 85-90% scaling in virtually everything.

SLI will last a long time at 1080p res.

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Originally Posted by Booty Warrior View Post
The 460 is in the middle of the pack as far as current gen GPUs go, but when you consider how ridiculously powerful all the cards of this generation are, I think even a single 460 can last for quite a while.

If you SLI them, you'll probably be able to max games for years at 1080p.

Ignoring DX11, with the move towards more and more PC titles being console ports, you could probably even get away with an 8/9 series card in any game not named Crysis/Metro.

Agreed.
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well, this is all very intriguing news to me. thanks guys.
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