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I have been contemplating a GPU upgrade also and was originally after a 580... wouldn't two 460's get way too hot? seeing as the 400s are known for being incredibly hot on their own?
They do put out quite a bit of heat (combined, they put out more heat/use more power than one 580). However, GPU temps are fine on my system, topping out around 70 C for both cards.

I have no doubts about being able to max BF3 at 1080p.
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Wich 460 do you have? I would say Sli your gtx 460 would be your best choice
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They do put out quite a bit of heat (combined, they put out more heat/use more power than one 580). However, GPU temps are fine on my system, topping out around 70 C for both cards.

I have no doubts about being able to max BF3 at 1080p.
A single GTX580 will max it out with good FPS, SLI 460s will for sure be awesome. This isn't a console port like BC2. Also, get a EE if you want cooler temps, and put it on top
    
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