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Old July 29, 2013, 04:49 PM
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Default GTX 770 or GTX 780 ?

Hello guys!

I know i made up a similar topic recently about this but things got changed.. I though i had a GTX 660 TI which is not the case (what a shame that i didn't know exactly what i had... -_-) anyway.

So i am coming from an MSI GTX N560 TI which is 2 years old and i want to upgrade.. I am currently playing on dual monitors config at 1920x1080. Here my system...

Intel i5 2500k 3.30 Ghz
p4p67 Motherboard.. (Not the SLI one)
MSI GTX N560 TI
Antec TruePower 650W

I was looking for theses upgrade path.. i am looking for huge performance in games i plan to upgrade the rest of the stuff later but not this year. I am looking for the best performance for the buck... so the real question here is does it really worth it getting the 780 over the 770 ?

1- Go big! GTX 780 3GB (Rather pricy...)
2- GTX 770 4GB
3- GTX 770 2GB

Thanks a lots for your help !
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Old July 29, 2013, 05:28 PM
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 2 GB Review | techPowerUp
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 2 GB Review | techPowerUp

GTX 770 best bang for buck and you can SLI them later for the price of roughly one GTX 780.
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Old July 29, 2013, 05:35 PM
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Thanks BFighter. I will read the reviews.
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Old July 29, 2013, 06:20 PM
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770... 4 gb is not going to give you any benefit at 1080p, so I would stick to 2gb unless you get the 4gb for only a few dollars more.
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Old July 29, 2013, 09:24 PM
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I went 780 and I love it. I had a 680L before and I rather like the 780.
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Old July 30, 2013, 10:20 AM
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The Gtx 770 is basicly a 680 on steroids. The gtx 780 is the titan light so to speak. Overclock the gtx 780 and you have a titan (or very close). Having read the gtx 780 ichill review it sometimes even beat the titan.

If you have the money go with the 780 and oc it. That's what I'd do if I could afford.
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I decided to go with the EVGA SC ACX Cooler GTX 780! Thanks for the tips! My decision was based on the fact that i wanted something to be rather futur proof for now.. i probably won't change the card soon i can alway SLI it later..

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Old July 30, 2013, 01:11 PM
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Probably more than you needed, but you will not be disappointed. Enjoy.
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Old July 30, 2013, 01:14 PM
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Probably more than you needed, but you will not be disappointed. Enjoy.
The problem with that is that the 'more' that i am needing i will probably need it in a year or two. But offcourse right now its probably overkill.. however having two new screen that will surelly help raising the FPS! Thanks a lots everyone!
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Old July 30, 2013, 04:36 PM
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Glad I could help and have fun with it :)
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