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Old February 27, 2014, 09:59 AM
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Default EVGA GTX 660 Ti 3gb or msi N760 GAMING GeForce GTX 760 4GB

I'm looking at upgrading my video card my choices are EVGA GTX 660 Ti 3gb($339.99) or msi N760 GAMING GeForce GTX 760 4GB ($359.99). Any opinions on which might be better?

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Old February 27, 2014, 10:42 AM
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For gaming the 760 is probably a better performer especially at higher resolutions due to it's 256 bit memory bus, whereas the 660TI uses a 192 bit memory bus. For $20.00 it's a better deal. The only better spec on the 660ti is the larger number of shaders but that is generally moot for gaming. The extra memory on the 660ti is basically rendered semi-useless because it comes into play at higher resolutions where the card is somewhat hamstrung.
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Where are you buying from (Canada)? Those prices are high. 760 is faster and newer (660Ti is discontinued). 760 would be my pick of the two.

Newegg.ca - EVGA 02G-P4-3765-KR GeForce GTX 760 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 SLI Support Dual Superclocked w/ EVGA ACX Cooler Video Card

http://www.canadacomputers.com/produ...item_id=061635

Buy the MSI GeForce GTX 760 2GB GDDR5 Video Card at TigerDirect.ca

Just a quick find of multiple gtx 760 for $270-300.
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Old February 28, 2014, 11:58 AM
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These are the ones I am looking at, yes from Canada

MSI N760 GAMING GeForce GTX 760 4GB PCI-E w/ Dual DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort at Memory Express

eVGA GeForce GTX 660 Ti SuperClocked+ 3GB PCI-E w/ Dual DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort at Memory Express

Guess they are a bit more for the extra 2gb on the 760
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This is probably way late, but I guess its safe to assume you have a multi monitor setup? I've picked up a 760 2gb for 260

Otherwise 4gb is useless, even at 1440p I find.
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Neither core will be able to take advantage of the larger memory layout. They're a waste of money.
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