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5870 CF vs 465 GTX SLI Unlocked?

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I have an option to go to 465 SLI (Unlocked successfully to 470 SLI) from HD 5870 crossfire. Should I do it? I know it is mainly a sidegrade but it's more for something different.

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post #2 of 7
Seems entirely pointless.
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It would net slightly less performance vs HD5870 CF.
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post #4 of 7
depends on the how much the sidegrade would be..if its going to be a free one then its also a good choice..though you will surely notice gains on the GTX465(unlocked) from the 5870..
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http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/300?vs=312

Since the unlocked GTX 465 will essentially be a GTX 470, there is a bench of the 5870 vs the GTX470 in CF/SLI.
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well i owned a 5850CF and a GTX470 SLI and the 470 SLI is my potent choice..although by not that much margins though, one thing i noticed is my min frames not capping below 40ish..
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post #7 of 7
Unless you're really into PhysX/Cuda I don't see the point.
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