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What do i need for 3x 1080p Eyefinity gaming?

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Upgraded from 3840x1080 which my 2 5770's could max almost anything no prob. now im at 3x 1080p and its killing my cards. What do i need for getting some decent performance? a 6950/70? Xfired 6970s?
    
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I recommend minimum 6950 CF as I personally think 5760 x 1080 is too many pixels to be pushing for a single GPU unless you want to turn settings way down Remember that your 5770's in CF are approximately equal to a 5870.

6.2 million vs 4.1 million (approx. 44% more resolution, thus to achieve relatively the same settings as you're used to playing you would need 5870's in CF which are a bit slower than 6950's in CF)
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HD 6950s minimum. The HD 6970 would be a good match.
    
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Really depends on what you want to play.
I ran 3240x1920 (3 portrait Dell u2311h's) on 2 5850's for a while and I was fine with most games at 30-40fps long as I didn't use AA.

Some games I've played:
BFBC2
WOW
Just Cause 2
DA1/2
Portal 2
COD:BO
COD:MW2
ME2
SC2
GTA IV (this actually didn't work until I upgraded to 8gb of system RAM)

Couple I couldn't were:
Crysis 1,
Total War Shogun 2.

Currently run it off 2 6950 twin frozr III's and I can play all of the above even crysis 1 above 30fps with 4x AA.
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2x whatever in 2gb and you should be good to go.
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