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I was wondering, if I should buy 2 more gtx 480s now, for tri sli, or wait a while, and get a different card. How long would tri sli last me at 5760x1200 with maxed out settings and 4x aa? Thanks!
    
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Just wait, jeez your 13.
Your eyes havent even been developed enough to witness the awesome power of one 480...
    
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Originally Posted by MR KROGOTH View Post
Just wait, jeez your 13.
Your eyes havent even been developed enough to witness the awesome power of one 480...
Im confused as to why someone who can afford (or parents) this would even care about this question...
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Piggy bank?
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post #5 of 28
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I confused as to why people always wonder how I have a 480, and don't answer my question.
    
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Piggy bank?
More like loaded parents.
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post #7 of 28
Not that future proof, just get a second 480. You won't need more power at that resolution for a while. You're better off putting the cash for the 3d 480 in the bank and spending it in a couple years when you upgrade.

Honestly I regret buying 3 480s (not because they're overkill, they're not but because the issue I have is lack of framebuffer and memory bandwidth, not just raw horsepower).
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post #8 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by MR KROGOTH View Post
Just wait, jeez your 13.
Your eyes havent even been developed enough to witness the awesome power of one 480...
He's 13? lol

I would only get two more 480's if your water cooling them or else it would be too hot. With water cooling it would be too much though. I would just save up.
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They will last you at least 15 mins.
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post #10 of 28
buy 4, gimme one!
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