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I play most games with sufficient fps to never really have any noticeable lag. I come from console gaming so anything above 25fps is good for me. My gtx when it was working played almost everything way above that except a few scenes from metro 2033.

Will it be worth the extra 529 dollars to get another gtx 580? I am leaning towards just getting a big ssd.
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Go for the SSD. The improvements will be bigger than SLI.
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post #3 of 53
I'd say get both.
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Sell the existing GTX580 and get TWO GTX 570s!!! thumb.gif
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Sell the existing GTX580 and get TWO GTX 570s!!! thumb.gif

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post #6 of 53
Are you gaming on a HDTV? If so, no, go for the SSD.

A single 580 is sufficient for mostly everything at 1080p.
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post #7 of 53
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i heard the scaling with sli isn't as good as their amd crossfirex counterparts, is that true? and will ssd make that much of a big difference, i have never had one. I am gaming on a led 55" tv
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post #8 of 53
your 580 is more than enough for any game out right now ha ha. I have the superclocked 580 and nothing drops below 60fps on highest settings maxed res on my 28 inch monitor of 1920x1200. Even cpu and gpu heavy games like final fantasy 14 wont drop below 60 fps. Get the ssd or save the money.
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only if you want a bigger E-peen
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post #10 of 53
How much does a SSD disk do in FPS in a game?
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