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Buy a second GTX 460 or a single GTX 560?

Thu Sep 22, 2011 8:22 pm

I currently have an EVGA GTX 460 Superclocked. If I were to spend some money, would it be better spent on a second GTX 460 and go the SLI route or jump to a single GTX 560?. They're roughly the same price, but I'm curious about the diminishing returns of each option.
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Re: Buy a second GTX 460 or a single GTX 560?

Thu Sep 22, 2011 8:30 pm

The 560 isn't enough a jump over the 460, particularly the Superclocked model by evga (I've the same card). If you are going to upgrade to a single card solution, you'd only really find value in a 570/6950-level, and that is only at 1920x1080 or higher resolutions. And given how close we are to the 7xxx series, if you wait you can get either a better deal on this gen, or score a solid single-card solution.
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