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I currently have 2x5770's and want to upgrade to a 6950. My question is will I see little to any performance increase over my 5770's. Thanks in advanced, any help is appreciated.
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You may want to check this out: http://www.guru3d.com/article/radeon...firex-review/5

Its an upgrade, but only you can say if its a nessesary one, check the link out, it includes single and dual of both cards.
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Thanks for the quick response. In most of the benchmarks the 6950 was only slightly faster and both of my card are overclocked so that should fill the gap. I think I will wait for prices to drop or for the next series of cards. +rep
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No prob man, and thank you.
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Originally Posted by Furrby View Post
Thanks for the quick response. In most of the benchmarks the 6950 was only slightly faster and both of my card are overclocked so that should fill the gap. I think I will wait for prices to drop or for the next series of cards. +rep
If you're going to do pick up a 6950, you should pick up a 2gb model and flash it to a 6970. This will increase performance by a good bit over your current setup, so keep that in mind whenever you decide to grab one.
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