[Need Advice] GTX 670 or GTX 660ti Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx Graphics Product Last response: January 5, 2013 9:59 AM in Graphics & Displays Share mohamademad January 5, 2013 9:12:32 AM Hello, First i would like to thanks the tom's hardware community as they were and still a great help for me whenever i decide to review a component before purchasing, and also this is my first time to post here as i used to always google things and leech info from here . so lets go to the point. i built 2 months ago my 1st Desktop PC since i was always a laptop user and here is the spec. : i5-3570k @ 3.4ghz (CPU) Asus P8Z77V-Pro (mobo) G.skill Ripjaws -x 8GB (2X4GB) DDR3 1600 CL9 @ 1.5V (RAM) Asus GTX 660 Direct CU II Top 2GB DDR5 (GPU) SeaSonic S12II Bronze 520W 80 Plus (PSU) Cooler Master TPC 812 (CPU Cooler) Coooler Master HAF 912 Combat (Half Tower Case) 4x 120mm cooler master case fans (2xtop, 1xrear, 1xside) 1x200mm cooler master megaflow (at front) and bought 2 weeks ago this monitor Samsung Sync Master S23A700D 3D and 120hz refresh rate and thats when i faced my problem with my GPU, as when i set it at 120hz i get that flickering images at the top left of the screen on both DVI-I & DVI-D Ports , so i went to the store last night to test both screen and GPU and the problem was from the GPU, so they told me that they will take it to maintenance check and they will call me next tuesday to tell me if i will get a refund or another new as its a manufacturer issue and also in both cases i have the option to pay the difference and get another GPU and according to my pocket right now i have those 2 cards to choose from if i want to upgrade : Gainward GeForce GTX 670 2GB GDDR5 vs. ASUS GeForce GTX 660 Ti DirectCU II OC 2GB GDDR5 , or i can just get a new Asus GTX 660 Direct CU II Top 2GB DDR5, because i was saving to buy a 128gb SSD , so is it worth upgrading and buy later an ssd drive and if i do upgrade which i choose as i checked alot of benchmarks sites and each have different result for those 2 cards so if anyone have tried or something about those 3 cards and their realistic differences please share it with us. really sorry for the long post but i wanted to mention all details so the picture will be clear. Thanks in advance and have a good day. More about : advice gtx 670 gtx 660ti camohanna a b U Graphics card January 5, 2013 9:59:09 AM Get an XFX 7870 GHz and a SSD 7870- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SSD- http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=71318&vpn=SSDSC2CT120A... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking to upgrade a 670 GTX, need some advice concerning older components and how they might work with a new GPU. Forum SolvedI need advice on a 2 or 3 screen setup with a GTX 670 Forum SolvedNvidia Gtx 660ti i5 build-Advice needed!- Forum 8350 FX + GTX 660ti, dropping to 25-35 fps at times, need advice Forum SolvedNeed Advice on Upgrading gtx 670 Forum SolvedWill my motherboard (Intel DH67BL) support these GPUs GTX 760, GTX 670, GTX 660Ti? Forum Solvedgtx 670 with 660ti possible? Forum Solvedgtx 660ti or 670 or 7950 for 1080p +768p Forum Solvedis there really a big difference between the gtx 660ti and the gtx 670? Forum Solvedis there really a big difference between the gtx 660ti and the gtx 670? Forum Solvedis there a big difference of the performance between gtx 660ti and the gtx 670? Forum SolvedFrom GTX 660TI to GTX 670 Forum SolvedBig fps difference between GTX670 and 660ti in crysis 3???top graphics! Forum Solvedgtx 660ti 3GB or gtx 670 Forum SolvedGraphic card budget comparison: GTX 660ti vs GTX 670 Forum SolvedGTX670 or 660TI bottlenecked by an i3-3220? Forum SolvedNeeding GTX 670 Advice! Forum SolvedGtx 660ti or 670 for 1080p gaming Forum SolvedGTX 660 vs 660Ti vs 670 Forum SolvedGTX 670 vs. GTX 660ti or Radeon 7950 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !