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right now i am having a single gtx580 , just wonder it if i can sell it and upgrade to 590 or hd6990 , it will be worthy upgrade for those? or should i go 580 sli? which option will be given more performance? thanks
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580sli would just be epic
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If you already have a 580 ...and are willing to pay the price fora 590 or 6990 I would strongly advise you to get another 580.

That kind of setup would provide more performance than a single 590 could.
Also a single 580 will be cheaper.
And you will not encounter Dual GPU incompatibilities.

Just the power draw will be significantly more...so be sure not to overclock 580 SLI too much or you could end up with +700Watt.
Either way be sure to have a strong enough powersupply.
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Money wise, getting another 580 will cost less, as you also don't lose the money for re-selling the 580 you have now.

Performance wise, playing on 1080P resolution, a SLI will be most likely an over-kill, but fun
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Money wise, getting another 580 will cost less, as you also don't lose the money for re-selling the 580 you have now.

Performance wise, playing on 1080P resolution, a SLI will be most likely an over-kill, but fun
yea cuz i was thinking if i sell my 580 , i only have to spend around 250 to get 6990, but if i go sli , i have to spend atleast 450-500 ,so i could save 200 bucks if i go 6990 , man i am still considering which better now............
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Why upgrade? A single GTX 580 is not enough for you?

Unless really you have money to spend then maybe just get another GTX 580.

I'm pretty sure you can find one cheap somewhere.
 
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