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So....apparently my GTX580 is "good but dated". Should I upgrade?

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User Info: Pale Horseman

Pale Horseman
3 years ago#11
I do not see a real point in upgrading yet. Wait a year so you can see what AMD has in store and hopefully Nvidia will price accordingly with their 800 series.
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User Info: Steamster

Steamster
3 years ago#12
Chr0noid posted...
Well, budget....doesn't really matter.


F*** upgrading your GPU then.

Upgrade your desk

http://hexus.net/tech/news/chassis/59285-red-harbinger-cross-desk-pc-case-shipping-15th-nov/

User Info: Vindication123

Vindication123
3 years ago#13
Read the recommended requirements on all the games out you currently want to play. Buy the best one, and the next time you need a new card you'd probably save money.
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User Info: BlueRamza

BlueRamza
3 years ago#14
I would wait one more year. The 580 is dated but not outclassed yet, unless you plan to sell it for cash.
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User Info: Marioface5

Marioface5
3 years ago#15
Personally I'm waiting for the GTX 880 to come out, which should be in around half a year. It's estimated to cost the same (if not a little less) than a 780 costs now, and should be a much better upgrade.
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User Info: MasterDonGero

MasterDonGero
3 years ago#16
Get 4 Titans if money's such a non-issue.
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User Info: ForeverZero2

ForeverZero2
3 years ago#17
Steamster posted...
Chr0noid posted...
Well, budget....doesn't really matter.


F*** upgrading your GPU then.

Upgrade your desk

http://hexus.net/tech/news/chassis/59285-red-harbinger-cross-desk-pc-case-shipping-15th-nov/


http://www.redharbinger.com/shop/

User Info: Rhyten

Rhyten
3 years ago#18
Who told you that it's good but dated? My 570 is still very solid, so your 580 should work very well if you're willing to sometimes lower some SSAO or tessellation.
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User Info: cancerstorm

cancerstorm
3 years ago#19
Steamster posted...
Chr0noid posted...
Well, budget....doesn't really matter.


F*** upgrading your GPU then.

Upgrade your desk

http://hexus.net/tech/news/chassis/59285-red-harbinger-cross-desk-pc-case-shipping-15th-nov/


f*** upgrading your desk

buy a new house
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