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Why would you even buy a Titan?

#1LootmanPosted 8/2/2013 5:38:41 AM
From the looks of it, for the cost of one Titan you can build a full PC that could run games at at least 60 fps.
And by time a Titan's capabilitys will be needed to run games, there'll be better and cheaper alternatives out.
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#2Ch3wyPosted 8/2/2013 5:43:15 AM
So that I can play Grand Theft Auto IV.
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#3jkdarlowPosted 8/2/2013 5:48:19 AM
So you have a titan.
#4numbers12345678Posted 8/2/2013 5:50:54 AM
Some people want to supersample already hard-to-run games, etc.

There exist benefits they want.
#5Golden_GonadsPosted 8/2/2013 5:59:10 AM
I wouldn't. I'm perfectly happy with my 5 year old mid-range budget card that can run everything on medium settings at 30-40 FPS, and still look better than most console versions.

If I had an unlimited budget... I probably still wouldn't bother getting one. Its like flying first class - it costs 6-8 times the regular price, but you still end up in the same place.
#6ShubPosted 8/2/2013 6:02:28 AM
You would buy one if you're an enthusiast because it is a limited-run enthusiast card. It was never a good value for the money. Much like $1000 Intel Extreme Edition CPUs.
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#7OldSorrowPosted 8/2/2013 6:03:23 AM
Because Teen Titan
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#8aak57Posted 8/2/2013 6:12:12 AM
Well, when it was announced it seemed cool because they marketed it as if it would truly be a limited run, we didn't know about the 780 coming out in a few months and it was basically an SLI setup with only a single card and 6GB of VRAM.
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#9PraetorXynPosted 8/2/2013 6:33:37 AM
With 3 1080P monitors at a resolution of 5760x1080, it takes tri-SLI Titans to maintain 60 FPS in certain games with the settings absolutely maxed.

Multi-monitor gaming is the best legitimate reason.
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#10therickmu25Posted 8/2/2013 6:39:16 AM
If I didn't care about $1000, I would most certainly buy one.
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