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6970 2gb or cf 5850?

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Title says it, which would give better performance with 5760x1200 eyefinity?
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The 2gb would be better so go for the 6970.
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I'm inclined to agree. While 5850's will provide better FPS they will also not allow the AA options that the 2GB of VRAM the 6970 will allow.
    
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post #4 of 6
This link will be a big help, a review of your question

http://www.widescreengamingforum.com..._Review_Page_4
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5850 CF will crawl to its knees at 5760x1200. it may have better performance than a 6970 but I won't think it will be that big. you can also crossfire 6970's in the future and we all know scaling is almost 100% on the new amd cards. I can't say the same with the 5 series card. esp if you want to add another 5850 for tri-fire scaling will suck
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Anything over 1920x1080 and you'll want the card with more VRAM.

Therefore, I would choose the 6970.
    
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