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Old May 7, 2012, 05:07 PM
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So I recently upgraded my computer, so I purchased a i7 3770 and a ASrock Extreme 4 Z77. Anyway I want a faster video card to game at a 1080p resolution, now I want to play anygame at that resolution at 60fps no matter what. I can afford pretty much any video card I want, now I'm going to get dual GPU's with whatever I'll get. Now I want nVidia for PhyX and Cuda, but those cards cannot always pull a solid 60fps at a 1080p res. What shall I buy need help please, keep in mind I will SLI/CrossfireX whatever I buy.
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Old May 7, 2012, 05:15 PM
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If you're dead set on going SLI I would suggest a GTX660ti or a 670, but of course a single card is always best over SLI. Seeing as you said you have the money, a single GTX680 would be a wise choice for 1080P @ 60FPS on any game.
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Old May 7, 2012, 05:19 PM
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If you're dead set on going SLI I would suggest a GTX660ti or a 670, but of course a single card is always best over SLI. Seeing as you said you have the money, a single GTX680 would be a wise choice for 1080P @ 60FPS on any game.
One thing though man, this also would be an investment that would not require me to up grade for a long time, at least 3 years. This machine would be ideal to record live gameplay at 1080p at 60fps as well, sorry should have been more specific.
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Old May 8, 2012, 06:26 AM
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A GTX 680 should do the trick.
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Old May 8, 2012, 11:27 AM
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why are you set on dual GPU? A single gtx 670 when they come out or a gtx 680 now will be amazing at 1080p.
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Old May 8, 2012, 11:52 AM
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If you have snooped around at any 670 info it is looking pretty promising. And 2 of them in SLi will be just.. WOW.
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Old May 8, 2012, 12:47 PM
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Seeming how everything is just a console port nowadays any ways, a single GTX 680 should be overkill for at least 3 years.
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Old May 8, 2012, 03:54 PM
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Single large card... add annother in a few yrs if/when it struggles(or just replace)

Single 670 (review out on 10th) should be plenty at 1080.. (which is not really that high res, hope you know..)
Single 680 if you got the money to burn..

Hell if budget isn't an option.. upgrade your panel to something nice and blow $1k on a 690 :)
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