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post #31 of 66
This needs to be $100 and it will sell. If this card had 256 SP and that OC it would have been a great card for $150.
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post #32 of 66
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Originally Posted by Homeles;12740446 
Do keep in mind, that's an overclocked card, so the efficiency might be especially bad in those comparisons.

Yes, but it's not a huge overclock. Only 100Mhz, or about 11% over stock. Even a GTX 460 won't draw this much over "stock" with an 11% overclock :/
And NVIDIA tend to lie about TDP, as they said a 480's is 250W even though it was using 320W (look in that graph). But either way, if this card consumes this much more over stock then it's very inefficient regardless.
    
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post #33 of 66
That Galaxy GTX 560 Ti HoF edition with white pcb looks sexy.
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Originally Posted by LOL_Wut_Axel;12739566 
Great performance for the price. A whooping 5% faster than the Radeon HD 5770 at the target resolution (1680x1050) while costing only 20% more.

Really? Check the DX11 games again and get back to me. The 500 series cards are by FAR better at DX11 than the 5000 series ever were.
     
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I've found a SLI test on a german website

3x Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti (SLI)

3x Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti (SLI) (Google Translator)
Edited by Kleingetier - 3/15/11 at 11:01am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kleingetier;12741899 
I've found a Tri SLI test on a german website

3x Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti (SLI)

3x Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti (SLI) (Google Translator)

You can't do a 3-way SLI test for these cards! >_< Results are crap.
     
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post #38 of 66
My fault, read it wrong. It's normal SLI.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Razi3l;12740088 
"Value awards" at Hardware Canucks? Yea, that place sucks. They've been sucking off NVIDIA and EVGA quite a lot lately. How an overpriced card like this can get such recommendations, I don't know. I think that TPU and AnandTech reviews are the best. Hexus is also pretty good (UK-based!). biggrin.gif

so i'm not the only one noticing this then...
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post #40 of 66
Are these even better than Superclocked GTX 460? Wow such a cheap price yet high clocks!

Wonder how these perform in SLi?

I still think the GTX 460 2win is better imo.
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