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post #11 of 16
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Originally Posted by DannyTheGamer View Post
Personally.. I would go for the more up-to-date.
Being the GTX 580;
- Cooler
- Quieter etc..

When you SLI that in the future you will be more than happy.
The GTX 470 can get very hot, and the fan on it is very, very loud.

Then when you put two hot, noisy cards together there'll be even more heat and noise.

I'm sure a single GTX 580 will be cooler, more power efficient and less noisy.

I advise you to get the GTX 580, then SLI in the future if you need/want too. XD

Thanks for reading, Danny.
Whats stopping him from using that same logic in the future?

GTX 580s in SLI are hotter and consume more power than GTX 470s in SLI.

Would you advise him to get a GTX 680 and SLI those?
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Forgot to add that my rig is watercooled. But thanks Danny for the input.
    
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i'd keep what you got. sli 470's are no joke.
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Seriously all saying get the 580 when Kepler is later this year, I'm pretty sure 470 SLI will easily last till later this year.
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i'd keep what you got. sli 470's are no joke.
Yup yup.
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If i didnt have to sell my GTX470, i would have gone SLI with them over getting a different card
    
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