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At the end of the day, it's your choice. You don't have to force yourself to buy something you don't need, but if you get that upgrade itch...Whos gonna stop you? especially if you got the cash to spend.
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Go for it. I don't regret SLIing mines. I haven't seen 590 3DMark11 results to compare yet. I assume this isn't legit?
edit: eh, I guess it's close http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...90,2898-5.html
8.9k vs 11.9k GPU score on 3DMark. Mines overclocked though, but I don't see the 590 going up by 3k in GPU score overclocking alone.



Really? I went from 80FPS to a stable 160FPS after SLIing.
What are you cards overclocked too?

Check mine:
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EVGA is clocked at 950/2300 and my GB is clocked at 900/2300 since SLI doesn't require them to be synced it's nice to have freedom depending on what the cards are able to do. What is your GPU score?
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If you don't need the power now, why not wait until you do? It's not like 570 prices are going to go back up.

570 SLI would be complete overkill at 1080p for now, unless you have a 120Hz monitor.
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EVGA is clocked at 950/2300 and my GB is clocked at 900/2300 since SLI doesn't require them to be synced it's nice to have freedom depending on what the cards are able to do. What is your GPU score?
So what is your score?
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So what is your score?
Check my Sig.
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If you don't need the power now, why not wait until you do? It's not like 570 prices are going to go back up.

570 SLI would be complete overkill at 1080p for now, unless you have a 120Hz monitor.
Not like Hz is linked to your FPS, thats just how many times your monitor refreshes a second.
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Check my Sig.
yep it was right in my face and I missed it

This was my best before I dissembled my rig



The palit 570 was holding me back. The evga one could run it at 953
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Not like Hz is linked to your FPS, thats just how many times your monitor refreshes a second.
That's the point. 570 SLI will be pumping way more than 60fps at 1080p in almost every game available. There's no benefit to running a game at 100+ fps when you have a 60Hz monitor.
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yep it was right in my face and I missed it

This was my best before I dissembled my rig



The palit 570 was holding me back. The evga one could run it at 953
Could I get a weblink for it? It's not telling me the GPU score only the overall.
edit: nvm im blind
Going to run another 3DMark11, lets see if my score changes since I ran that benchmark right after stressing my GPU for an hour on OCCT finding errors.
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That's the point. 570 SLI will be pumping way more than 60fps at 1080p in almost every game available. There's no benefit to running a game at 100+ fps when you have a 60Hz monitor.
Well, I notice the difference between 60 and 100FPS, but that might be just me. So silky smooth
Edited by LivingChampion - 3/24/11 at 3:19pm
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