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So i ran into some money and i would like to upgrade my 5850 so i can sell it to a friend.

My budget is $300 and i'll do sli or crossfire, i just want the best performance for the cash.
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6950 2gb and try to unlock it to a 6970.

They go for about $300.
    
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For about 300$, you can have a 460 SLI setup!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814187116

^^X2 cards

Or, you can get the 1GB version of the GTX 460's and have a PhysX card.

Main Card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127518

PhysX Card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814121415

It's about 15$ over but still a good idea IMO.
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what about a 570? i saw some on here for like $279.

The only thing i don't like about the 460 sli setup is the fact that its 768mb and the 460 as a single card is kind of a downgrade.
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what about a 570? i saw some on here for like $279.

The only thing i don't like about the 460 sli setup is the fact that its 768mb and the 460 as a single card is kind of a downgrade.

I hear mixed things about a 570. You could get a 480 for around that price.

The 768mb in SLI would still perform tremendously especially if you OC it a bit.
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