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Can't Decide Between Surround and Eyefinity.

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I've just purchased 3 Dell u2211h's.

This has been puzzling me the past few days. I've been looking at benchmarks and the 6950/560ti's seem to hover around 30 fps in BC2 (which i'll be playing), online I wouldn't deem this acceptable exactly. After dropping about a grand on these monitors, I don't think I'd feel too thrilled about having to upgrade my power supply then drop another grand on a 580/6970 sli/xfire (Would it even be worth it?) I know sometimes benchmarks aren't entirely accurate, especially with driver updates, etc.

If you were in my situation, would you wait a generation? What current generation cards would you purchase?
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I'd get a couple of 6950's. 2GB, of course. They're cheap and they perform really well. The 2GB would also be perfect for your resolution.
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I'd get a couple of 6950's. 2GB, of course. They're cheap and they perform really well. The 2GB would also be perfect for your resolution.
Are there still 6950's that are available for unlocking?

I'll consider it Thanks for the input!
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Hm... I think AMD has started to phase out the original unlockable reference 2GB cards, I'm not sure though.
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Nvidia Surround:

GTX 560ti 2GBs in SLI if you're on a budget.

GTX 580 3GBs in SLI if you want 60FPS+.
    
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