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Powercolor 2x hd6870 will need 1 six pin+1 eight pin pci-ex connector,so vx550 can handle it brother.
can u give me link ??

where i can get more details abt that card
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post #32 of 48
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can u give me link ??

where i can get more details abt that card
he is talking about adding another 6870 to your existing setup
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post #33 of 48
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no he is talking abt "Powercolor 2x hd6870" which is suppose to be a single like 6990, 5970
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Yes i can certainly agree with what the majority of people here are saying... considering I do few upgrades graphics card wise, I've gone from Dual 3870's to dual 6970's (Litterally 3 entire generations of cards) Keeping in mind that Direct X and Open GL/CL were partial reasoning for upgrade, the 3870's still ran almost everything (Except Metro 2033)
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no he is talking abt "Powercolor 2x hd6870" which is suppose to be a single like 6990, 5970
ok now i read the thread
well that part if considered true would require you to wait, cause it has not been relreased yet

also, you have many single gpu solutions available
which are always better
i say you wait, if you cant wait to spend the cash, invest it on SSD
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i m not a fan of SSD :|

will wait for 7xxx ,mean while i will upgrade my monitor to 24 inch LED
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good option
make sure its 1900x1200 not 1080
at least u'l be able to run 3dmark at extreme settings
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no he is talking abt "Powercolor 2x hd6870" which is suppose to be a single like 6990, 5970
Ya,I'm talking about dual "barts" gpu from powercolor,
elso getting a hd6970/gtx570 is a good option.
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post #39 of 48
tbh, i didnt even think that going from a 5850 to a 6950 was worth the hastle. Only reason I sold my 5850 was because i got a 6950 for $180.

I will probably end up selling that once 7xxx comes out. Check out anandtech and tomshardware for benchmarks.:

http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/290?vs=293

http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2...d[4826]=on
post #40 of 48
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is this http://www.primeabgb.com/index.php?p...mart&Itemid=53

PSu any good for 2 x6870 or say 2x6950 etc

btw that psu is 80+ sliver
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