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At that price you made the right decision.
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I wouldn't exactly say demolish....with that said, a 480 sli setup can become unmanageable...the heat can be too much for air cooling. I would opt for the 580. Sell it on here. Hell, if I had a tri sli motherboard I might but it from you.....or maybe not....480 sli is very overkill as it is....to be quite sincere, I mostly game with one 480...my fps are ridiculous with it alone. When I feel like a game is trying to challenge me, I load my second card....ok STALKER....you want to challenge me? : throws 480s in SLI and oc to 910/2100:

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