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As long as everything runs whats the problem ?!
Upgrade to Bulldozer over 2 months.
^This.
Or sell the 6970,and build a Phenom II quad with a 6870.
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sorry but i'll NEVER sell my GPU ... it's TOOOOOO good XD i'll keep money and maybe in 2-3 months i'll have what i need yo buy a good phenom II x4...
    
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Do people disable vsync? If so, why? I see an awful lot of tearing in bfbc2 without it
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post #14 of 35
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Do people disable vsync? If so, why? I see an awful lot of tearing in bfbc2 without it
Get a better monitor then.

There is no reason to pair a high end gpu with a low end cpu, unless the end goal is to upgrade to cpu rather quickly its a total waste.
    
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Get a better monitor then.

There is no reason to pair a high end gpu with a low end cpu, unless the end goal is to upgrade to cpu rather quickly its a total waste.

Are you saying it's better to upgrade to a 120hz monitor than turning on vsync? The vast majority of people consider 60 FPS smooth.
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I'm saying decide for yourself.

And I'm also saying my screen rarely tears even when I go over 150 fps.
    
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I'm saying decide for yourself.

And I'm also saying my screen rarely tears even when I go over 150 fps.
Weird, because my monitor is extremely similar to yours sans the size, and I get plenty of tearing over 60 fps. I don't see what it has to do with "quality", but with the monitor's refresh rate.
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Well yours does take over twice as long to refresh the image, but yeah.

Anyways, there is more than one monitor available on the market which means there is something for everyone.
    
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Weird, because my monitor is extremely similar to yours sans the size, and I get plenty of tearing over 60 fps. I don't see what it has to do with "quality", but with the monitor's refresh rate.
All you know is it's the same manufacturer and resolution, not the model or panel.

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Well yours does take over twice as long to refresh the image, but yeah.

Anyways, there is more than one monitor available on the market which means there is something for everyone.
Response time is not the refresh rate.
    
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thanks for the responses... i was thinking about buying a 0PII BE x3 72 for my system... i don't have so much money... anyway i paid the 6950 170€ (unfortunately in italy 1$ it's worth like 1€ =___=) from a friend so it was not a bad buy to me

anyway i don't have FPS problems in games (60fps locked in every game, i do 40+ FPS in fullHD 4x AA everything enthusiast on crysis warhead and 60 FPS locked all hardcore FULLHD on crysis 2) so i'll think about keep my money for a good upgrade like 955 black edition
Just sell the video card and get something mid-range to pair with your CPU.

That way it is balanced.
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