Should I get this or that first? Tags: New Build Motherboards Systems Last response: July 26, 2012 8:16 PM in Systems Share austing a b V Motherboard July 25, 2012 8:22:39 PM Okay guys, I had a question: With a 80$ budget, which would be a better investment? A 680i motherboard, or a GTX 460 1GB? If you think Motherboard, do you think 680i/750i/780i boards will go up or down in price within this year? Also, is the 680i LT a good board? (thier consiterably cheaper online than BFG 680i's) If you think 460, tell me your thoughts on why? Relevant information: Current MoBo: Asrock G31m-s R2.0 Current GPU: ASUS GT 440 1GB GDDR5 Budget: 80$ I'm stuck at about 50/50 on which to get More about : question Shockattackr July 25, 2012 8:28:09 PM in my opinion Save your money, wait till you upgrade the CPU and Mobo together m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 25, 2012 8:32:01 PM I'm building a pc with an extra C2D I had for fun. m 0 l Related resources What should i upgrade first? - Forum What should i upgrade first to increase my gaming performance ? - Forum Should I get my PC Parts first or PS4 and tablet? - Forum Overclocking first time - should I do it? (Gamer) - Forum Which should I buy first? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer austing a b V Motherboard July 25, 2012 9:17:01 PM Do you think the 680i LT (the green nvidia board) is a good board? (its $60 instead of around 90$) m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 25, 2012 10:20:00 PM Core 2 e7300, clocked it at 3.7Ghz no problem. m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 1:04:18 AM 2 GTX 460 1GB's. m 0 l doron July 26, 2012 1:15:55 AM What's the power supply model and how much ram do you have? m 0 l AyuX July 26, 2012 1:28:07 AM GET a good GPU . Save more money and don't cry later m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 1:35:07 AM 4GB GeiL 800mhz Viotek 550W PSU (will upgrade when second 460 is bought) m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 1:36:12 AM AyuX said:GET a good GPU . Save more money and don't cry later I cant run SLI 460's with a non-SLI board m 0 l doron July 26, 2012 1:40:32 AM No point in getting an SLI capable board if you won't have any budget left for gpu. I suspect you'll be quite happy with one gpu that you won't add another too fast. m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 1:51:10 AM Its what one should I get first, not what should I get with the expectation of not getting more money m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 2:11:59 AM i5 3570k Corsiar vengance 16GB (4x4) RAM ASUS P8Z77-V Hyper 212+ ASUS GTX 560ti SLI Corsair case (I dont know the name offhand, was a used gift) 1000w Coolermaster SlentPro 1TB + 120GB SSD in RAID m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 2:39:32 AM Haha, thats funny, history repeats. Its a hobby > So, 680i SLI board, or GTX460 first? (I need to know what one will be more expensive/harder to get later when I get another 100$) m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 5:45:29 AM Last question: 80$ for BFG 680i SLI or 60$ for 680i SLI LT (the green nvidia one) m 0 l austing a b V Motherboard July 26, 2012 8:16:49 PM That board is not within the 80$ I am willing to spend per part m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat component should be upgraded first on this PC? Forum SolvedWhat should I upgrade first? Forum SolvedThis Is My First PC Build. Can Someone Verify Everything Should Work Together Properly? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my CPU fan or my GPU first? Forum SolvedFirst time buying a mechanical keyboard which one should i get? Forum SolvedWhat should I upgrade first? Cpu or Graphics Card? Forum SolvedWhich component(s) should I get first? Forum SolvedI've figured out what I should buy for my first build going to use for Heavy workstation and gaming is it worth it ? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my CPU or GPU first? Forum SolvedI've figured out what I should buy for my first build, but is it worth it? Forum SolvedI want to install RAM from my old computer to the new one - what should i check first? Forum Solvedwhat should i upgrade first cpu or gpu? Forum SolvedAMD A8-5500 and GTX650. What should I upgrade first? Forum SolvedWhat should I upgrade first? Forum SolvedShould i upgrade my CPU or GPU first?! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !