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post #11 of 23
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Originally Posted by appleg33k85;14486314 
...and with your motherboard you can SLI later on if you decide you want to step up to a higher resolution, or if games get a bit too tough.

Can't SLI or Crossfire later. I have the Performance 1 mobo {single pci-e slot only}.
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post #12 of 23
Gotcha, seems like 570 / 6950/70 is my best recommended
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post #13 of 23
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Gotcha, seems like 570 / 6950/70 is my best recommended
Great That's on the line of what I've been considering. Just wanted to make sure. I know that I'll be sticking with this 1680x1050 resolution for at least a couple of years before going any higher.

I'm considering to buy one of the following...
  • MSI GTX570 Twin Frozr III
  • ASUS GTX 570 DirectCU II
  • Sapphire 6950 Toxic
  • MSI 6950 Twin Frozr III
  • MSI 6970 Lightning
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post #14 of 23
If I got a new card on a $500 budget, I would go with a 580 Lightning or wait for Kepler.
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You can get a GTX 580 from EVGA B-stock for $360..JUST SAYIN'
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post #16 of 23
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Originally Posted by KrisBKreeme View Post
You can get a GTX 580 from EVGA B-stock for $360..JUST SAYIN'
Prefer to buy new instead of refurbished.
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post #17 of 23
Some where with 560ti-580. Evgas are really nice but Twin Frozas are great for cooling.
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post #18 of 23
You guys... he's playing at 1680x1050 with no plans to upgrade that.

STOP RECOMMENDING 580s. hahah. OP: a 6870 or 560ti will max out anything easily at that res. no need for a 500 dollar card at 1680x1050
    
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post #19 of 23
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Originally Posted by drBlahMan View Post
Prefer to buy new instead of refurbished.
Suite yourself some of those cards are step up trade-ins I believe, so they're just used slightly (less than 90 days). Other than that, GL finding a good card! :
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post #20 of 23
Single GPU or Single Card?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130626
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814131446
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