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as the title says... $300 Limit

been really looking at this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130651 ?


what you guys think? going to be mostly for gaming...(newer games obviously)

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6950 tfiii 2gb.
    
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Personally, I'd go for the two gig 6950 for that price point. Both the 560 and the 6950 are pretty equal in most benchmarks, but if you're going to run at higher resolutions, go with the 6950.


Edit: Ninja'ed by someone from my hometown.
post #4 of 22
I wouldn't go with either of those, unless you're playing at a very high res.

I'd grab a GTX 480 instead, or for that price you could probably get two used 470s.

I would personally stay away from the ATI cards unless you have a triple monitor setup, or one large res screen (1400+).

The ATI cards really aren't all that impressive at 1200 and below.

The 480s are all around $300, this Zotac is $290 amir.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-166-_-Product

    
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6950
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Anthraxinsoup View Post
6950 tfiii 2gb.
^This. Unlock to 6970 and you're golden.
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post #7 of 22
As they say above get one 6950 now then get another like:


I used to be all about Nvidia not anymore once I realized what I could do.......
http://www.overclock.net/13586227-post13939.html
    
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Two crossfire bridges?
    
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-369-_-Product

Grab this one. It's overclocked to the point it's a 570 anyway.
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