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I am building a new gaming computer I need some persuasion? What should I use?

p.s. I only game on 1080p monitors

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Do you plan to use Ray Tracing or streaming? Then 2060, if not, then 1070ti. They go blow for blow so whichever is cheaper. 

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I'd personally go 2060 for streaming, DLSS, and Ray Tracing support. Performance between the two seems to be pretty close, and with some slight overclocks, the 2060 can pull ahead easily in situations where it falls behind at stock.

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13 minutes ago, King_Dos said:

I am building a new gaming computer I need some persuasion? What should I use?

p.s. I only game on 1080p monitors

I'd wait for what the prices look like with AIB launches, but if you're in that price category, go with the 2060. Ray tracing won't matter, for the 2060, but the Turing Architecture approach will. It's the same performance as the 1070/Ti already, and it can get faster than a 1080 under certain loads.

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It's completely pointless to ask if you're not going to tell us the price of the two options.

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1 minute ago, dizmo said:

It's completely pointless to ask if you're not going to tell us the price of the two options.

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6 minutes ago, dizmo said:

It's completely pointless to ask if you're not going to tell us the price of the two options.

I believe it’s 349 for 2060 and 449 for 1070ti

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11 minutes ago, xAcid9 said:

Price?

1070ti-$449 2060-$349

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1 minute ago, King_Dos said:

I believe it’s 349 for 2060 and 449 for 1070ti

Why would you pay more for an inferior card?

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5 minutes ago, dizmo said:

Why would you pay more for an inferior card?

 

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Just now, King_Dos said:

 

Tru tru

Honestly, I'd wait to see if the 1160 is a thing, and if AMD releases their new cards. Then make a decision.

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we dont know the real price of 2060 and we dont know what amd is announcing in a few days either. wait and see

 

also ray tracing is still irrelevant, hardly any games use it and by the time they will youre gonna want better gpu

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I got my evga ftw2 1070Ti on sale for $380, and that wasn't during black friday. You may be able to get one for that price, but it's still $29 more than the 2060's MSRP. It's probably going to retail for more than $349, but you'll have to check 1070Ti prices and 2060 prices. I used pcpartpicker and just sorted all the 1070Ti's lowest to highest price and check multiple times everyday.

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