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Go with 580 SLI. Even when the 590's probs get ironed out the OCP will kick in on games so overclocking it past 700 or so is moot. Even though they have binned chips there isn't much you can do with them. Would make a kickass MITX card though.
Edited by Draygonn - 3/26/11 at 3:52pm
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Sounds like the 2x 580's is the best thing to do right now.

I could look at other options, like an SSD and other sorts, but oh well... I have $600ish on my Tax check I'm getting and plan on dumping it on my PC lol.
     
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Originally Posted by Balsagna View Post
Sounds like the 2x 580's is the best thing to do right now.

I could look at other options, like an SSD and other sorts, but oh well... I have $600ish on my Tax check I'm getting and plan on dumping it on my PC lol.
Well even you said you don't really need the extra GPU power.

A SSD is going to make a much bigger difference for sure. I would get that if you're open to not getting the GPU.
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