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Size of the monitor does not matter in the slightest. A 23" 1920x1080 monitor handles just as much information as a 42" 1920x1080 television.

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Can i crossfire that card do you know? For later on in the future, im a noob
You most certainly can crossfire. Provided your motherboard supports it.
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I have a 42inch hdtv 1080p keep it lower then 250. Thank you, its very hard when you dont know much about graphics cards...
Personally, i would suggest saving money up for a GTX570 or getting the AMD 6870 now with your current budget.
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Mmm I have two 570's in my other rig and in hindsight I probably would have gone with a 6950 or 6970 crossfire setup.
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Size of the monitor does not matter in the slightest. A 23" 1920x1080 monitor handles just as much information as a 42" 1920x1080 television.
Really ? I wasn't quite sure on that part. I belive I've heard bigger monitors demand more power from the GPU, even if they have the same resolution.
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Really ? I wasn't quite sure on that part. I belive I've heard bigger monitors demand more power from the GPU, even if they have the same resolution.
Yeah the two sizes have the same resolutions. The only difference is that the pixel density is much lower on a larger monitor. Do you recall where you heard that?

They would only draw more power from the wall as far as I know.
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The best option is the HIS 6950 2GB you posted if 269,99$ is not a problem. It can be flashed to a 6970 (normally) using a simple BIOS update and even if it fails, you still have the second BIOS so there aren't any risks. Great Card (Unlocked, it's on par with the GTX 570 I have which maxes out pretty much all games at 1080P with the rest of my rig).
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The best option is the HIS 6950 2GB you posted if 269,99$ is not a problem. It can be flashed to a 6970 (normally) using a simple BIOS update and even if it fails, you still have the second BIOS so there aren't any risks. Great Card (Unlocked, it's on par with the GTX 570 I have which maxes out pretty much all games at 1080P with the rest of my rig).
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Yeah the two sizes have the same resolutions. The only difference is that the pixel density is much lower on a larger monitor. Do you recall where you heard that?

They would only draw more power from the wall as far as I know.
A few different places, I belive. Not exactly where ...
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6950 1gb or 2gb for unlocking and overclocking. sapphire reference.
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