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6790 any good?

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I've been looking around for a new video card, and i was wondering if this little guy was any good

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102931

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They are ok, though I would either go with the 5770 (NOT 6770 as they are the same as 5770 yet priced higher) as its a better bang for the buck, or a 6850 as it is significantly faster for only a bit more.
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They are ok, though I would either go with the 5770 (NOT 6770 as they are the same as 5770 yet priced higher) as its a better bang for the buck, or a 6850 as it is significantly faster for only a bit more.
this.. the 6790 its in a very weird space; it "competes" with the 550Ti and win, but its too expensive, use 2 6 pin connectors, and the next card, the 6850 its way faster, use less power (same as the 460/560 non ti versions)

AMD failed with this card..
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hmm well im not looking to buy an outright amazing card, so how about the 6750

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102939
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I would agree get a 6850 or if you can find a good deal on a 6870 go for it.
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