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< sys sprecs

i have £200 to spend on a gpu thats better then a GTX460..anyone got anything? hoping for a Nvidia mainly please
 
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what about another 460? Moonpig's LifeOnMars is selling his

EDIT: Not moonpig, LifeOnMars
 
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I'd get another 460 or just wait for a bit if I were you for 570s/580s to be cheaper or grab a 6970 etc .
 
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my board doesnt support SLI or i would get another 460. 580's to dear as is the 6970. im tempted by the 480 but the temps and noise...:/ may just get a 560 and oc it..
 
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Wait for the GTX 595
 

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My 750w would be ok for that? Arnt they mini ovens?
Your XFX 750W seems to have the same spec as my HX750 and the 480 has worked fine with a more demanding X58 i7 on same PSU. I can't seem to access jonnyguru atm to double check though.

Mini oven is quite right. The default fan settings let it run up to 91C under load. If you apply 75% fan it will normally stay under 85C (bare in mind my ambient temps are high with 4 other computers).

Doesn't sell it very nicely but I'd rather you know what it's like before you make a decision. Once you play games or do folding@home it is very smooth though. Far better than 4870X2 I had before it.
 
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75%? that must be loud?
 
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It has a rush of air sound rather than a mechanical one. It is the loudest part of my Silverstone FT02 computer.
 
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tempted, its just the temp @ noise holding me back, pm me with wat youd take on it?
 
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my board doesnt support SLI or i would get another 460. 580's to dear as is the 6970. im tempted by the 480 but the temps and noise...:/ may just get a 560 and oc it..
do the sli hack?

or just buy KieX 480, wont find a better seller here i promise you that.
 
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think ima go with KieX's 480 as its a killer deal.
 
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then you should buy one of his FT02 cases aswell :p then you wont have any problems with heat ;)