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There's no reason to buy a 480 now that the 570 is out.

Price for performance is a good enough reason.
    
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There's no reason to buy a 480 now that the 570 is out.
GTX480 is a lot cheaper.

In the UK atleast.
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GTX480 all the way. Just look at some Crysis 2 benchmarks. GTX560 runs out of juice.
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GTX480 is 14% faster than the GTX560.
Okay...you got me ...

Thanks for the proof but that's not a slap to the 560ti.
post #25 of 39
The OP is going to get the 560 because the 480 is out of stock.
post #26 of 39
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GTX480 all the way. Just look at some Crysis 2 benchmarks. GTX560 runs out of juice.
Those are out already? Linky!
post #27 of 39
480 is the better choice. That cooler is awesome, and its much faster than the 560 at stock and such.
    
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Okay...you got me ...

Thanks for the proof but that's not a slap to the 560ti.
Heh yeah, but its a worth-mentioning lead
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Wow! I didn't expect so many responses. Thanks.

I've taken a look at my finances and I've realized that even $250 is too much for me right now- especially if I want to upgrade to AMD's new Bulldozer uArch later this year. Hopefully this thread will help others who are in a similar situation.

Instead I've decided on this 465 which should be "enough" for now. Plus I don't have to worry as much about ventilation since it has a rear exhaust, a point Draygonn brought up.

If I'm lucky I'll get a unit with a 470 PCB and get even better value for my money. Perhaps down the road I can pick up another card for unofficial SLI.
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post #30 of 39
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Originally Posted by drBlahMan View Post
So in fairness, I can say a single GTX 570 slaps a single GTX 480 (since performance difference is basically the same in favor of the GTX 570)...right?
Yes you can, but your missing the point, a 480 is on par with a 570 like you stated, correct, not a 560. For the 3rd time, a 480 will poo all over a 560.
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