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Which card should I get?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-591-_-Product

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-512-_-Product

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-519-_-Product

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Twin Frozr II. NAO! Looks much more sleek and I believe it has better cooling than the Cyclone. Don't look into the GTX460 SE. They are "Special Edition" for a reason. Special Edition as in *****ty Edition.
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This one if you're playing in 1080p or higher :

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-591-_-Product

This if you're playing on any resoloution bellow 1080p:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-519-_-Product

Overall, the EVGA is a better card, although it's running on stock speeds, you can overclock it.
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Not the SE version.

Generally speaking it goes 460 1GB > 460 768mb > 460 SE.
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The cuda core make that much of a difference? wow. Also I plan on 1080p playing since any other res on this monitor looks like garbage

The SE has 256bit bandwidth while the normal has 192
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The cuda core make that much of a difference? wow. Also I plan on 1080p playing since any other res on this monitor looks like garbage

The SE has 256bit bandwidth while the normal has 192
Well, in that case, I would strongly recommend you save up the extra $30-$40 and get a full fledged 1gb 460.



http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum...review-17.html

The SE will outperform the 768 at 1080p when you really crank up the AA/DX11 effects, but other than that it lags behind, and neither card is really well suited to demanding games at that res.
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Well, in that case, I would strongly recommend you save up the extra $30-$40 and get a full fledged 1gb 460.



http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum...review-17.html

The SE will outperform the 768 at 1080p when you really crank up the AA/DX11 effects, but other than that it lags behind, and neither card is really well suited to demanding games at that res.
Thats helpful! thanks
Also probably the most demanding game im playing is Fallout3 which even my 4850/4830cfx still lags in under (OH S***!) situations and Lost Planet2
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I'd go 1GB as opposed to 768MB, especially if you can find a 1GB Twin Frozr model
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Seriously stick with EVGA. Better warranty and customer support and they last longer than MSI products. I don't trust MSI.
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