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i have a msi gtx 560 ti i was wonder if changing to a pair of 5770's would be better?
    
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yes it would
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can you elaborate on that a bit lol
    
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Opinions vary, why not get another 560?
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post #5 of 24
I wouldn't. A nice Overclock on the 560 will give similar results and have better dx11 performance. The 5770's will benchmark higher though, if that's your thang.
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post #6 of 24
A 2nd GTX 560 would be much better choice. Why would you go from a GTX 560 to AIT's previous gen mid range card?
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just cost versus performance i dont have another 250 bucks for the 560 just wondering though since i still got my xfx 5770 if i paired it with another would it be better than a single 560 ti
    
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post #9 of 24
http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2...iast,2670.html

Looking over those benchmarks, the 5770 is normally about 1/2 the performance of a 560, and since the 5000 series don't scale very well in x fire i would bet that your 560 is faster.

Here is a direct comparison of 1 560 to 1 5770
http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2...d%5B4855%5D=on
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post #10 of 24
why not just wait till you can afford a second 560 ti?

The SLI on that would destroy the 5770's in crossfire. Also do you really need more performance right away?
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