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Evga gtx 590 or xfx hd 6970 x2 which one is good

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Evga gtx 590 or xfx hd 6970 x2
I need help i need to sale 590 or hd 6970 x2
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I'd go with 2x 6970 personally.
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post #3 of 29
Two 6970s since it seems you are on a budget. I'd never go back.
    
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like newb said, the 6970x2 as it is alot more stable game.
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post #5 of 29
I would keep 6970s if you water cooled them they are beast at maximum over clock and it's the best card for battlefield if you like that game and upcoming battlefield 3
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post #6 of 29
Is your GTX590 not good enough for your 19" monitor?
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Keep the 6970s sell the 590. The latter is a terrible card, and I had one and it died at only 680MHz in Crysis.. :/

The 6970s are faster at stock and overclock further because it's less risky.
    
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post #8 of 29
If you're on a single monitor...

I'd say keep the 590.

Nvidia and EVGA know there are issues with the BIOS and Drivers involved with the cards and are working on a solution.

In fact, the unlocked cards (RaginCain on the 590 Owners club) have proven to surpass the 6990's.

Given time, I believe they will work the kinks out and eventually be on the same playing field but, it will take some time to do so.
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Not a fan of the 590, keep the 6970s.
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Is your GTX590 not good enough for your 19" monitor?
Having a litter Problems gtx 590
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