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What do you think will be the best SINGLE card for Battlefield 3?

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I heard a lot of places, the GTX 580 will be best for it, what do you guys think? Talking single cards here.
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Uhhh... GTX 580 for single GPU, GTX 590/HD 6990 for single PCB, Kepler for what'll be best at the time.
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I think 6950 should be fine. I play BC2 with my 6870 and I get 60-70 FPS depending on the Map, with max settings and 2xAA and 16xAF.
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No one knows. Speculation. GTX 580 most likely unless AMD/Nvidia release something new.
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Well BF3 will be an evolution of the BC2 engine. So I would say performance should scale about the same, just with lower numbers obviously.

Benchmarks for BC2
http://www.anandtech.com/bench/GPU11/206

So yes I would say a GTX 580 will most likely be the best single card (non dual gpu) solution.
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post #6 of 7
Battlefied 3 is currently being tested on the GTX580 so speciulation tells us a gtx580 would be best.. IMO wait untill battlefield comes out as cards will be cheaper then BUT 2 6950's in crossfire will outperform a gtx580 and will not cost you any more
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post #7 of 7
Well, the game, like others can magically run better with an AMD card, so a single chip 6970 can probably be the best. Although since they're testing the game with a 580 it will mostly run better on nvidia cards
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