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Old 07-14-10, 07:59 PM   #13
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Default Re: GTX 460 vs GTX 470

They were compareing a GTX 470 at it's default clock verus a very overclock GTX 460 ,The MSI GTX 470 will overclock very good too and when it is over clocked it will beat the overclock GTX 460 quite a bit.I bought two MSI GTX 470's because I found them on sale for $279.99 with a free game and free shipping.The GTX 470 will overclock very good.Both of mine will do 824/3900 in SLI .but I run them at 780/3800 in SLI in games so I don't have to run the fan at 100%.The fan is'nt that loud unless you run it at a 100%.At 70% I can not hear them over my case fans.IMO a GTX 470 at $299 is the best card for the bulk.
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Old 07-14-10, 11:56 PM   #14
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Default Re: GTX 460 vs GTX 470

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MSI 470 ordered

the extra $50 for the 470 is a no brainer. I talked with a few gaming buddies at work and they all are pretty much in the same boat. If I can get $150 for my 275 then I'll only be out of pocket $130.
Good choice. I'm in the same boat.... if I can get what I want for my 9800 gtx and gtx 285 i should be out only $20 - $50
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