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GTX 670 SLI or Single GTX 680 ?

Hey guys what should i get <

1. EVGA GTX 670 FTW SLI x2.

OR

2. Asus GTX 680 DirectCU II TOP. Single card

My PC Specs

Corsair obsidan 650d
i7 3770k @4.5Ghz
Asus Sabertooth Z77
Corsair Dominator Platinum 16GB 1866Mhz
2TB WD Black HDD
Corsair 240GB SSD
Corsair AX 850W
BenQ XL2420T 120Hz 2MS Monitor
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  1. 2 670s will be faster than a single 680. I would just get a single 670 and OC it. When I need the performance just add another one. A 680 is a couple percent faster than a 670, stock vs stock.
  2. if you can afford the 680 get it.

    if not, i suggest a 7970, cheaper than a 680 but similiar performance.
  3. Best answer
    The 680 will only be ~5% faster than a 670, but it costs 25% more. It's not worth it.

    That is your monitor setup and resolution? At just 1080p, a SINGLE 670 will max basically any game out there. My vote is buy one, and then buy another only if you aren't happy with the performance.
  4. I just looked at your monitor - I have that same one, running off a single EVGA 670 FTW... there are about two games I can't max and get 60fps, and about six that I can't max at at least 120 fps.
  5. DarkSable said:
    I just looked at your monitor - I have that same one, running off a single EVGA 670 FTW... there are about two games I can't max and get 60fps, and about six that I can't max at at least 120 fps.


    What are the 2 games you cant max out ???
  6. ViperSix said:
    DarkSable said:
    I just looked at your monitor - I have that same one, running off a single EVGA 670 FTW... there are about two games I can't max and get 60fps, and about six that I can't max at at least 120 fps.


    What are the 2 games you cant max out ???


    Crysis 3 and Far Cry 3 - but I can't even tell a difference between maxxed settings and the ultra preset, so no worries there.
  7. DarkSable said:
    ViperSix said:
    DarkSable said:
    I just looked at your monitor - I have that same one, running off a single EVGA 670 FTW... there are about two games I can't max and get 60fps, and about six that I can't max at at least 120 fps.


    What are the 2 games you cant max out ???


    Crysis 3 and Far Cry 3 - but I can't even tell a difference between maxxed settings and the ultra preset, so no worries there.


    ok well thank you for your advice im gunna go for the 680. thanks again :)
  8. ... You realize that the 680 can't max them out at 60fps either, right?

    If you really want to spend money, the two 670s is a WAY better option.
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