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Old 04-22-10, 08:33 PM   #225
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Default Re: Official "I just got a Geforce GTX 470/480" thread

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Originally Posted by brunner View Post
Kinda not that impressed with just 1 480 right now. The main thing is the temp. It gets hotter in the single-card configuration than my two 5870s. I have a little bit more appreciation for the 5870s right now. For $300, two 5870s seem like a better deal.

I will probably feel differently though once I start playing stuff like GTA4 and Metro when my 2nd card arrives tomorrow. For some reason, I always expect a bit more from my new videocards than they can deliver.
Im not at all interested in SLI. Play GTA and Metro with the single 480 and report back, I'm interested in more HD5870 vs GTX 480 thoughts from a regular user than from a reviewer. On the fence about moving to a GTX 480 from OC'd HD5870.
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