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Old 08-07-10, 11:32 AM   #13
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Default Re: Just got a brand new GTX 460 1GB, and I gotta say...

Originally Posted by ragejg View Post
You shouldn't have gone from HD 5770 to GTX 460. If you'd have gotten a 470 it'd be a different story for you. You should have researched a little deeper.
Not exactly his fault when everyone and their brother talks about the 460 like it's the second coming. People (not just reviews) built them up to be these amazing cards, but at the end of the day they are still the low end of the 400 series.

You say buy a 470, but look at the negative press that they got compared to all the gushing of the 460. I'd buy a 470 ten times out of ten over the 460, but to the average person roaming forums and reading reviews, the 460 is "the real deal", etc. I mean, you have reviewers calling them "enthusiast" cards, etc. , which they aren't, and between that and the price they look like the best thing since sliced bread.
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