Both NVIDIA and AMD are going to love what Battlefield 3 does for their sales - and what it might have done already. I have gotten more emails and questions on our podcast as well as TWICH (This Week in Computer Hardware) about upgrades for BF3 in the last 3 months than I can remember so I know it is a hot topic for the gaming community. Based on my initial performance evaluation it seems that the worries were at least somewhat warranted - a GTX 560 Ti, currently selling for about $220, doesn`t quite cut it at Ultra quality settings in my book."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips