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Hi guys.

After a few months saving money to change my GPU, now i'm ready to get a new one.

Now the main question is:

GTX 460 or GTX 560 Ti. I can afford any of those I just one the best option for the price, I think that is the GTX 560 Ti, but I want confirmation before go with it.

Which brand? I have my eyes in the ASUS GTX 560 Ti DiretCUII, but the EVGA also looks good, more with the lifetime warranty.

You also can suggest another options.

What do you think?

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Definitely go with the 560. They are relatively cheap, EXTREMELY powerful when sli'd and have heard that they are great overclockers. As far as design, I would go with the twin frozer II from MSI. That card is a beast, very silent, and overclocks like a champ.
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With the arrival of the 560, I've seen 460s drop in price. I was in your situation upgrading from a 8800GT and waiting for the 560 to come out, hoping it'd be around the low $200 bracket. I decided to save an extra $100 and pick up an ASUS GTX 460 for $120 AR as opposed to picking up the 560 at $250 MSRP.

SLI would also kill the 560 for the about the same cost if you went that route.
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evga or asus
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what's your budget, and do you want the 768mb or 1gb cards?

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...184&CatId=3670

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...183&CatId=3670

I got 2 of the 768 MB ones for sli for cheaper than that a few weeks ago. Still a good price however. Only thing is your PSU wouldn't do sli...
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Definitely the 560. The 560 performs much, much better than the 460. If you have money for either one, I'd say get a 560 all the way.

As far as which brand, if you plan on keeping your gpu until it dies, then go with evga. But if you plan to upgrade a year or two down the road, go with asus, gigabyte, or msi. Their cards have transferable warranties that are tied to the serial number. Personally, I never buy anything used that doesn't come with a manufacturer's warranty.
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Originally Posted by herkalurk View Post
what's your budget, and do you want the 768mb or 1gb cards?

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...184&CatId=3670

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...183&CatId=3670

I got 2 of the 768 MB ones for sli for cheaper than that a few weeks ago. Still a good price however. Only thing is your PSU wouldn't do sli...
I have the budget for both, GTX 460 or GTX 560 Ti. 1GB, nor less. My PSU isn't the best, but i'm sure that can handle SLI.
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