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Gts 450 sli or single gtx460?

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I already have a single 450, would i get more proformance from a single gtx460 or 2 gts 450's in sli on my system and what are the pros and cons of sli vs single card. (gaming @ 1920x1080)
Edited by THC Butterz - 2/19/11 at 1:11pm
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gts450 sli
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cons of SLI : if you fold you have to keep disabling the SLI when you start folding and re enable it when you wanna game, thats pretty much it.

450 sli is as fast as GTX 470
Edited by spice003 - 2/20/11 at 12:08pm
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cons of SLI : if you fold you have to keep disabling the SLI when you start folding and re enable it when you wanna game, thats pretty much it.

450 sli is as fats as GTX 470
what is folding?
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Go for sli since you already have a 450, then you wont have to go through the hassle of selling your card.
 
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what is folding?
http://www.overclock.net/folding-hom...need-know.html
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Gts 450 in sli is between a 460 1g and a 470 (performance wise). I say single 460 is better.
Less heat, no sli issues, less power consumption. Both setups, 1 460 or 2x 450s, can oc to reach same level or more than a stock clocked 470.
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SLI a 460 is what id do...........450s are not worth it IMO
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+1 for single 460.
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