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    Default Should i sell of my GTX580?

    Since GTX600s are just round the corner i was thinking i might as well let the 2 GTX580 go or risk losing more if i sell them when the GTX580 are released? Then again I'm not sure if a single GTX680 can keep up with my 2x GTX580 in SLI, i may not see that much benefits of selling of 2 cards and then go for a single 680 and obtain the same level of performance.

    So its decision decision decision

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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    I would say yes do it now if you can realise a good price. I have kept all my stuff too long ...in the end it is worth pennies..... besides if the new card can't keep up you could always buy 2 instead
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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    yes i am also thinking of selling mine
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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    The new card will be PCI-E 3.0 compliant. That's reason enough to go for the change.

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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    I'm considering it as well, I could get a solid amount for em/
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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    Hey guys thanks for all the suggestion, anyone here have the slightest hint when GTX600s will be out? Feb or Mar or Apr?
    I think the PCI-E 3.0 will be the biggest reason for all current 580 owners to sell their cards

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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    I would if you can get the right money for it...
    I want to sell my GTX470 with Danger Den Blocks on them to get the new 7970 Ref for water cooling.. But I have yet to do that since the cards are so expensive...

    Wife would not be happy with me spending that kind of money.

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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    I have a 580 and would love to SLI it.

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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    I am pretty content with my 4 580 3gb in SLI as I can easily max out most games without issue
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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    Quote Originally Posted by Biff73 View Post
    I am pretty content with my 4 580 3gb in SLI as I can easily max out most games without issue
    I bet. I'd be happy too!
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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    Quote Originally Posted by Biff73 View Post
    I am pretty content with my 4 580 3gb in SLI as I can easily max out most games without issue
    Ya,

    With 4 you should be good to go for another 5 years or so.

    As to Pci-e 3.0 right now, The performance pretty much head to head.

    Would need the CPU and Board to take advantage of it if needed at all.
    Like to see what the Scaling is on that 4th card though.
    Especially with the cost of those cards, Price to performance gain.

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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    Quote Originally Posted by Solara2xb View Post
    Wife would not be happy with me spending that kind of money.
    The things that we do, and don't do just to stay married~,..........Sheesh!

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    Default Re: Should i sell of my GTX580?

    Quote Originally Posted by realneil View Post
    The things that we do, and don't do just to stay married~,..........Sheesh!
    Still,
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