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Old June 1, 2013, 12:31 PM
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I have already have two Asus GTX-670's running in SLI ,which are pretty fast IMO.Sure wish the Titian would have came out first ,then I would have just one card.But I have no problems gameing with my two Asus GTX-670's in SLI .I have no lockups or miro-studdering .I see that the GTX-770 is basically a GTX-680 with faster memory ,but has been cripple in double-precision ,probbally does not hurt games but hurt other stuff.The GTX-770 has a faster core speed but that is easily made up for since the GTX-670 will over to 1250mhz.Since I game at 1920 x 1080 I really see no point in upgradeing and wasteing the money .I could put it to better use.Plus since the GTX-670 has come down to $349 and the 680 has come down to $409,I still think they are the better deals.That is unless you want a single card then the GTX-690 or the Titian or even the GTX-780 would be the way to go.I useally all ways upgrade rather I need to or not,but in this case I see no point since I game at such a low resolution 1920 X 1080.
So I guess I answered my own question.
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Lawl... You did answer your question, the 770 is not an upgrade for 670 or 680 users.

Sometimes I wonder if people make these threads just to brag about the fact that they have high end hardware?
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I think the question you need to ask yourself is, why do I have SLI 670s for 1920x1080? I'd say a better investment would be an increase in resolution or a 120-144Hz monitor.
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I think the question you need to ask yourself is, why do I have SLI 670s for 1920x1080? I'd say a better investment would be an increase in resolution or a 120-144Hz monitor.
That. 120 hz monitors are so nice :D
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indeed, on all the above.. really a single 670 is plenty for a 1080 res @ 60hz.. But I'm in the same problem as I'm thinking 670's for my 2560x1440 res but the 770 is about the same price.. so do I sell or???


Either go surround, 120hz+ or high res, whichever suits your needs / wants most.
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indeed, on all the above.. really a single 670 is plenty for a 1080 res @ 60hz.. But I'm in the same problem as I'm thinking 670's for my 2560x1440 res but the 770 is about the same price.. so do I sell or???


Either go surround, 120hz+ or high res, whichever suits your needs / wants most.
Selling a 670 to buy a 770 is a really bad return. Selling used GPUs is rarely fun and usually you end up with less money than you expected.
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But paying the same or more for a second 670 than a 770?? Thinking about selling my whole rig though so I'll be seeing what I can come up with.

Also I live in Ukraine and can get NEAR US prices and will be selling in Ireland so the loss will be much less than usual. Slightly unique situation tho and generally I'd agree with you.
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770 isn't a upgrade path, as stated before. Just keep the 670 for now, and upgrade (if you really want to) to the 8xxx radeon when it releases later in the year.
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if you do decide to get dual gtx 770-80 ill buy your 670 pm me :)
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