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Poll Results: Which one?

 
  • 35% (19)
    GTX 580
  • 64% (34)
    6950 Crossfire
53 Total Votes  
post #21 of 25
umm, yeah, went off on a tangent there my friend. And as others have said, mature drivers will improve both sides.
post #22 of 25
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Originally Posted by wermad View Post
umm, yeah, went off on a tangent there my friend. And as others have said, mature drivers will improve both sides.
So about that sexy case mod of yours.

ONT: so op, I'd say it's pretty unanimous, go for the 6950 cfx.
     
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post #23 of 25
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Originally Posted by Spykerv View Post
Sorry if I sounded a bit harsh, I was just a little confused as to where the 580 sli came up from.

Op, just get the 6950 crossfire. Unlock shaders to 6970 level.
Get either the Power Edition MSI 6950 Twin Frozr III or the ASUS Direct CUII, they are the only two gpus worth it IMO.
can you unlock non reference 6950's?
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post #24 of 25
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Originally Posted by AliceInChains View Post
can you unlock non reference 6950's?
Yup. Both cards re unlockable
     
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post #25 of 25
6950 Crossfire is faster, no doubt. Better value IMO, especially if they can be unlocked to 6970's.
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