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[QUOTE=urbanshaft;
i swear so many people on this site no jack crap about things yet post like they do[/QUOTE]

He has a point I have been seeing this a lot lately to many people trying to be expert's.
If you don't have the experience or the knowledge about the questions being asked you should not answer...
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do you really want to put all that money into something that will be replaced in 6 months?
This will always be true.
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He has a point I have been seeing this a lot lately to many people trying to be expert's.
If you don't have the experience or the knowledge about the questions being asked you should not answer...
ty
i see this 24/7 n dont like to see people waste money
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post #24 of 67
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/facepalm

That logic is so fail. If he wants to future proof, then he'll get the cards with better higher resolution performance. Even though the 580s beat 6970s at 1080p, not by much. It's not worth the ~$200 price gap, especially since they perform better at higher resolutions.
Why would he need cards for higher resolution for future proof? 1080 is always going to be mainstream also about the amd how do you know bulldozer isn't going to be the high end CPU? Do you have proof of this I think we would all like to see it
And wasting money? If you think he shouldn't be wastin money you should recommend a gtx 460 or a gtx 480 from the marketplace since 460 run close to 125 on here and 480s close to 220
Edited by knoxy_14 - 7/17/11 at 5:25pm
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proof is in the delays laugh
and all the leaked info agrees intel still ahead...
mainstream isnt cross/sli nor is asking to spend 1200bux on gpus
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proof is in the delays laugh
and all the leaked info agrees intel still ahead...
mainstream isnt cross/sli nor is asking to spend 1200bux on gpus
So just because it keeps getting pushed back means it's going to be a POS? And the info that was released about a month ago about the Es being slower then a phenom ii is that where your getting the info that's agreeing that intel is ahead? And sli and crossfire are a waste of money unless you are plying at higher resolution and where the extra memory would help but back on topic since we got a little carried away personally I would stay away from multiple cards but if you do need/want them get the 6970/s for higher resolution and the 580s for 1080 or 1200
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show any leak of info saying bulldozer will be the best cpu out
i sure cant find 1...
2 6970s are way better buy then 2 580s/save money while gaing fps in multi monitor setups and 30inch res is winning all around.think anyone who isnt biased will agree on this
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show any leak of info saying bulldozer will be the best cpu out
i sure cant find 1...
2 6970s are way better buy then 2 580s/save money while gaing fps in multi monitor setups and 30inch res is winning all around.think anyone who isnt biased will agree on this
They won't leak results Which I wish it would happen If you are trying to save him money why are you telling him to get two cards? Tell me one game a single 6970 or 580 cant run but it would really help out if the op would say what resolution he uses and I am not biased both are great companies and have great cards you are the one trying to save him money by telling him to get two cards instead of one card that can run anything fine
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metro/crysis/bf3 most likely
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Honestly, I would just get one of these and add some water to the system. =]
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-659-_-Product

You'll still be spending less than you would for two GTX 580's.

If you're not interested in water though, just get 2 HD 6970's for now. Although Tri-Fire scales well, not many games enjoy it.
    
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