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Originally Posted by MIKEVALL View Post
I love how i cant even be excited about a new video card with out some BS, HATER COMMENTS!
You can't be as cool as that guy, his card has a turbo button.
    
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Congrats dude The 580 is a great card !!
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Welcome to the family. And enjoy the speed
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post #25 of 57
Great decision. I paid $488 for my Asus DirectCU-II and couldn't be happier.

I've had just about every combination of multiple card arrays (most recently a set of 6970's in crossfire) and I keep coming back to a single 580. No micro-stutter, no driver issues, just beastly performance at great temps.

AMD may have the bang for the buck crown and slightly better scaling with Crossfire but my paired 6870's and later paired 6970's literally drove me nuts with many small issues.

Most powerful single GPU card available?

No brainer
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post #26 of 57
From one owner of a GTX 580 to another, You will LOVE the card. I got mine really cheap too. Newegg had a $25 promo, and a $40 MiR on my GTX 580 with that awesome Arctic Accelero Xtreme Plus Cooler already installed on it. Not bad for a total of $435.
Edited by PcKiller - 4/16/11 at 9:38am
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congrats! Would love to buy a powerful card like that!!
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As a reference, I had a GTX 275 and went SLI with 2x GTX 580 and performances improved x3 with one 580 and x5 wiht two 580.
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post #29 of 57
Absolutely nothing NOT to love about the 580.
Welcome to the Darker side, we have cake!
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It's a fast card.

Not so good price/performance wise. I'd definitely look into other options.
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