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Can Asus EAH6950 1GB Handle Eyefinity on 3x 20" 900p?

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I'm looking to grab 3 of these bad boys for $50 + tax a pop tomorrow when they go live. I was wondering if my card can handle that? The vram might be a problem no?

http://www.staples.com/Hannspree-HF2...product_864216

Also would these monitors be good for eyefinity? bezel too big?
Edited by RagingAzn628 - 10/15/11 at 2:27pm
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For most modern games, yes, you're right - 1gb of vram is not enough to play what I'm assuming to be 4320x900.

Even if it was a 2gb card, you'd struggle achieving playable fps at high settings.
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my 6990 struggles with at 5760x1200 and 6048x1200 resolutions with the most graphical intense games...

BFBC2 runs 60-90fps w/o HBOA and full AA, its at x2 I believe.
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no....

3x900p = 4,320,000 pixels
2560x1600= 4,096,000

no one will argue that 1GB is enough for most games at 1600p, let alone 300K+ more pixels
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1GB isn't enough for me at 1050p, I don't think you'd have much luck at such a high resolution.
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1GB isn't enough for me at 1050p, I don't think you'd have much luck at such a high resolution.
You can't play games at 1080p? Even my old GTS 250 plays at 1080p - Starcraft II and what not.
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Anyways would these monitors be good for eyefinity? bezel too big?
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You can't play games at 1080p? Even my old GTS 250 plays at 1080p - Starcraft II and what not.
My catchphrase is pretty much, if your running over 60FPS you haven't installed enough mods. I'm saying that I can easily go over 1GB even at my res of 1680x1050. I traded my GTX570 for a 6970 because I was running out of VRAM in two of my games that I've put HD texture packs and such in. Most of my games use less than a gig, and most of them are over 60FPS.
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