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Used 260 core 216's or 450's like mentioned. But yes, a single 560 has more power.
    
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get a pair of gtx 260s u can pick them up for 80 a piece if u look hard enough
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you can probably squeeze in two GTX 460 768 MB.
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No, it most certainly will not. Only the 2gb cards unlock to their 6970 brethren.
I've read a few of 1GB cards have also unlocked. The only difference over 2GB cards is either the vram or using the newer PCB. Since there aren't many 1GB cards we just don't hear much about them. I haven't had any 1GB models so I can't say for sure.
    
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I've read a few of 1GB cards have also unlocked. The only difference over 2GB cards is either the vram or using the newer PCB. Since there aren't many 1GB cards we just don't hear much about them. I haven't had any 1GB models so I can't say for sure.
I'd love to see a source.
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gts450 and oc the, to 1ghz and you are golden

make sure to get the asus direcrCu edition, they have hella good coolers which will allow you to push for insane clocks, i got them and could not be happier

they are $99 each
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you can probably squeeze in two GTX 460 768 MB.
This ^
I've seen 460 768s for around 120 USD brand new on TG, you could probably find them for around 100 bucks if you dig around the interwebz for a bit.
post #28 of 28
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I'd love to see a source.
I just read a few posts in forums regarding it but I don't see why they can't unlock. The only difference is the vram. The 1GBs even have bios switches (depends on manufacturer). The TPU review of the 1GB card also says it unlocks.
    
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