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Old 03-31-10, 02:35 AM   #19
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Default Re: Worth Upgrading GTX 285 to 470?

Originally Posted by wishiknew View Post
Going from 285 to 470 is very close to going sideways. If it was me, I won't do it.
This is my quandry - I've got SLIed 8800GT 512MB cards and when I was pondering getting a GTX 275 last year, most of what I saw looked like it'd be a lateral move with negligible performance improvement. I was looking at the comparison charts at Tom's HW and this seems to still be true, but these new 58xx/GTX 4x0 cards seem to be 2-4x better than what I've got. Is this the case or is it like wishiknew's opinion that it wouldn't be that much faster? Thanks.
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