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2 GTX 460 1GBs. They beat a 480 by a significant margin, run cooler, and have the ability to bitstream lossless surround audio formats like DTS-MA.
    
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I would crossfire the 6850's. Its about $300 for two on newegg.com. This will have better or similar performance to a $500 GTX 580.

The link below should help you decide what you think fits your budget/needs better.

http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/302?vs=305
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I recommend the 6950 2gb Refrence model if you can find one.
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Are you looking to stick to the stock cooling or maybe go onto water cooling?
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Are you looking to stick to the stock cooling or maybe go onto water cooling?
I will probably go water cooling at some point, but not right away.
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post #16 of 27
anything above $250 mark right now gives you diminished return like the GTX 570, 580, 6970, 590, 6990. You'd better go Crossfire with 2 6850's which is almost on par with 6990.

TOTAL: 2x $150 = $300.
    
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nVidia GTX560 TWII

or possibly a 6850 CF or 6950?
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post #18 of 27
Not intending to hijack the OP topic but I am looking for a card with a similiar budget. However my mobo only supports 4x crossfire and no SLI. I have never xfired or SLI before as I heard there are many problems with it, however with people's claims of xfired 6850s = 580/6990s I am quite interested.
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You guys ever heard of Evga B stock.

Sorry ShortySmalls. Going to sleep.
Edited by hertz9753 - 7/24/11 at 10:36pm
    
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Quote:
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You guys ever heard of Evga B stock.

Sorry ShortySmalls. Going to sleep.
Yes, but the prices aren't all that stellar.
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