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What do i gets...
I would maybe consider a 470 OC for 179.99 or a 570 for 257.99 here,....

http://www.aria.co.uk/SuperSpecials...wcm9kdWN0c1BlclBhZ2U9MTAmcF9zdHlsZT1kZXRhaWwm

or a nice 6870 graded (still with 1 years warranty) for 149.99 here.......

http://www.videocardshop.co.uk/view...op.co.uk/search.aspx?sub=Radeon+HD6000+Series
 
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I get free delivery at Scan, not Aria, so i'd rather buy there, unless...

Also, I've owned a GTX470, i want something nice and new.
 
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IMO no, you are pretty much paying for nearly 0 gain. You need new CPU, mobo which is not really cheap.
I heard Amazon's Visa card is good



You just got your 860 a few months ago (or even less than that), and its still extremely powerful. No point upgrading if you cannot notice the difference =.="
I got it like 2 weeks ago :roll:

Yes but if I can upgrade without paying towards it ? only thing is I might have to sacrifice 4gb ram, a smaller SSD (60gb vs90gb) and storm scout case opposed to my sniper. Again I think I can do this without paying anything towards the build and might even be able to go HD 6850 crossifre
 
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I get free delivery at Scan, not Aria, so i'd rather buy there, unless...

Also, I've owned a GTX470, i want something nice and new.
How? >;
 

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I get free delivery at Scan, not Aria, so i'd rather buy there, unless...

Also, I've owned a GTX470, i want something nice and new.
What about a new GTX560? My friend is selling his for £170 I think. He's only ever on OcUK forums & he's put it up on there but I'll ask if he still has it.
 
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*taps nose*

It works out £3 cheaper for me to buy a 570 from Scan.

@Innocent, if it's reference and he can post today, i'm interested.
 

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@Innocent, if it's reference and he can post today, i'm interested.
Yeah reference 560 by Gainward. I'll text him now, he might not reply due to work et al.
 
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Just done a Heavens bench on my current setup. xD

I wonder how will it compare with my upcoming i7.
 

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I got it like 2 weeks ago :roll:

Yes but if I can upgrade without paying towards it ? only thing is I might have to sacrifice 4gb ram, a smaller SSD (60gb vs90gb) and storm scout case opposed to my sniper. Again I think I can do this without paying anything towards the build and might even be able to go HD 6850 crossifre
Becomes much harder to choose, but I would not downgrade on case. the rest I can swallow.

i want something nice and new.
Listen to your AdviceDog and get a Mac ;) Seriously, don't bother getting a new graphics card yet, unless you want to sell your current one.
 
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Hmm.. take it he can't post today then.

Looking at it, the 560 and 480 are the same price, yet the 480 is 18% (IIRC) better... hmm
 
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But 480 is louder and hotter, if you care about that.
 

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True, but it is damn powerful, haha
 
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YES! Today has been updated.

GTX570 (reference) and MSI OC Edition) for £252 posted :p
 
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I've ordered the GTX570 :)

Also, still no word for 'watercooled'.

Anyone want this PS3 for cheap. I've read of them working if you reseat the TIM. If he doesn't reply i'll either try myself or sell it on for damn cheap.

Also, triple post = pure win
 
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One question, if you goes from non RAID to RAID 0, do you need to reinstall Windows?
 
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Even if I took a image of my old drive put it in a 2TB F4, RAID 0 two F3 (new and old) and put image back on the raid volume?
 
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Sorry.

Even so, i'd rather have a nice fresh install. Always better :)
 
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Sorry.

Even so, i'd rather have a nice fresh install. Always better :)
True that. Gonna backup my old OS and everything, and gonna go fresh on the RAID.
 
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Good man, get me some before and after benchmarks please :)

Also, what stripe you doing?
 

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I've ordered the GTX570
>.<

D'OH!

Was going to introduce to my friend tonight so you could discuss the 560. Nevermind.
 
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Sorry, i needed the card by tomorrow.

I may still be interested, if it's still for sale, so don't get annoyed with me you :p
 
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Sorry, i needed the card by tomorrow.

I may still be interested, if it's still for sale, so don't get annoyed with me you :p
A'ight, I can introduce you to him on Steam at some point.