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Old August 4, 2010, 04:14 PM
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Hello,

I am looking to buy a new video card. Its going to be for folding but as well as gaming. I have a few things i have been thinking about?

1. GTX 470

I read about 14K ppd and good for gaming

2. GTX 460 1gb x2

about 20K ppd and not bad for gaming.

3. GTX 470 + GTX 460

about 24k ppd and 470 for gaming and 460 for physX

what should I do?

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Old August 4, 2010, 04:16 PM
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I would go with 2 x 460 gtx's but that's just because i am pretty sure that my next buy. if and when?
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Old August 4, 2010, 06:08 PM
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yea i am pretty sure i am going with that.. thanks!!
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all youll get here is the above suggestion, so good luck with the clocks and thanks for the contribution to cometh, f@h wise!!!
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Old August 4, 2010, 06:42 PM
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Go with a single 470 and Sli later on.....
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haha how did 470 get good and 460 SLI get not bad?

i would go with the 470 for your unrealized SLI dreams
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I'd go with SLI GTX460's if I didn't already have a 5850. ATM I think it is the best price/performance, IMHO.
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Old August 5, 2010, 04:26 AM
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I'd go with SLI GTX460's if I didn't already have a 5850. ATM I think it is the best price/performance, IMHO.
so 2x 460's would have no problem running Starcraft 2 maxed settings?
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Its Starcraft 2. It has self limitations and is not really an extremely graphically demanding game. Hell you could probably run SC2 no problems with ONE 460
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Its Starcraft 2. It has self limitations and is not really an extremely graphically demanding game. Hell you could probably run SC2 no problems with ONE 460
ok thanks 2x gtx 460s it is

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