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You might as well wait and see how BD turns out. If it sucks, there's always SB, if it owns, then competition FTW and I'll probably be getting myself one.

I don't play the waiting game with technology, the way I see it you buy it now or never, if you're waiting for new technology to come out you're waiting a long, long time. As long as you're happy with your purchase you're good. But thanks for the concern. tongue.gif
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It's only mildly related to the topic but I'm just wondering because you guys are always turning AA up to 16x super mega ultra QS something and then complain about your framerate on single cards. Can you even see the difference at more than 4x AA? Because I sure as hell can't but that might be because I'm used to playing games on 1280x800 and no AA at all. And they way I see it keeping your AA to 8x or even 4x would literally skyrocket your FPS.
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If the OP is still veiwing thread I can tell you corssfire 6950s own! I paid all together 520 bucks for my crossfire 6950s and they kick the **** outta a 500 dollar 580. So IMO they are beast compared to anything out there. The FPS in most games is comparable to a 6990 and you save 200 bones. Enjoy!
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^ agreed, I just purchased 2x6950s then flashed them to 6970s running at 920/1400.

These cards really do punish some games out there. Plus with the EK water blocks they never get over 50c while gaming

i feel justified for upgrading from 2x6850s.
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