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pure price vs preformance.
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I'd say the 6950.

Or 6870 if you can get it for a crazy price, might be lacking Vram though.
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6950. It will unlock to a 6970. Or also a 6870 if the 6950 is to much. 6870 can be had on new egg for only 167 after rebates
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jtluongo View Post
6950. It will unlock to a 6970. Or also a 6870 if the 6950 is to much. 6870 can be had on new egg for only 167 after rebates
not all 6950s will unlock though, especially now
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post #6 of 8
A 6950 if you can find a reference version that will unlock.


If not, I believe the 5770 would be the best price/performance ratio.
    
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post #7 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by jtluongo View Post
6950. It will unlock to a 6970. Or also a 6870 if the 6950 is to much. 6870 can be had on new egg for only 167 after rebates
yeah please stop posting that 6950s will unlock.
most reference models are gone... and the ones that are left are starting to get laser cut die...
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A 6950 if you can find a reference version that will unlock.
^^^ this is the way to say it...
    
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post #8 of 8
6950 2GB or 6850


don't know about the lower 6000 cards
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