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post #11 of 14
good choice, i have 470's sli and it's plenty good for most games, with the eye candy turned on ,

all other games are fine, even mafia 2 maxed out i can easily get out 120fps with vsync

just bear in mind

a higher processor will help you maintain higher minimum framerates for newer games

, i also have the asus variant with the smooth screen look, both are just as good, although one has more color the other has clarity


1080p with this monitor will also benifit from sli if you have the funds to go with that down the line
Edited by sirsycott - 5/15/11 at 3:53pm
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post #12 of 14
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Core i7

GTX 460 SLI or GTX 570 SLI or HD 6950 Crossfire



I heard sometimes SLI/Crossfire isn't consistent in some games, this might defer me from it.
post #13 of 14
I would say no, only get it if most of your favorite games are stable at atleast 100FPS. You will notice a big difference in smoothness.
With any of the configs above, it should do great on a 120Hz monitor. Go with the one your cash can handle, you won't regret it! Also try 3D, it's really amazing in some games.
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Originally Posted by hajabooja View Post
i5 2500k
4gb ram (might as well go for 8gb cause it's so cheap)
Radeon 6950 or GTX 560 Ti

That's assuming you're gonna want them with eye candy turned on, which you should .
Umm thats not gonna cut it... a GTX 560Ti are you serious?
They can't even handle 1600P in SLi, let alone many games running at 120fps average.
Some games maybe, yeah.
And a 6950 solo is not impressive.

You would need some decent power to turn the goodies up.
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