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To be honest the best performance/price ratio for GPU is still GTX 560 Ti. Even GTX 570 has worse performance/price ratio.
Yeh but the 560 just seems cliche lol.
post #32 of 51
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oh ok just deciding which one is the hard part.
Gaming resolution? I assume is 1080p right?

In that case GTX 560 Ti or Radeon HD6870.
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The GTX 560 Ti and HD 6950 1Gb are very good deals for the money.
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Personally, I would wait a couple months for the ATI Radeon PCIE 3.0 compatible cards to come out. Their release should lower the cost of the current cards on the market. If you can't wait, then obviously follow the above advice and go with a single 6970.
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post #35 of 51
Anything over a 560Ti or 6950 is going to have terrible performance/price and is a poor use of funds if value is important to you.

I'm not aware of any game that won't run on either of those 2 cards just fine.
     
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well im looking for the best bang for my buck i want to play crysis and witcher 1 and 2, and other high graphics games a there full res. and highest specs. with out any lag or slowing
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post #37 of 51
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well im looking for the best bang for my buck i want to play crysis and witcher 1 and 2, and other high graphics games a there full res. and highest specs. with out any lag or slowing
Are you using the system in your signature? If so, then a SLI / Crossfire setup is DEFINITELY wasted.

Otherwise, the GTX 560 Ti is a very good option. I'd prefer the GTX 570 simply because the performance increase is worth the extra cost to me. Note that I bought a GTX 470 instead of a GTX 460, as well. In the end, it's up to you to decide, but you know by now what I'd do if it was my money.
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well im looking for the best bang for my buck i want to play crysis and witcher 1 and 2, and other high graphics games a there full res. and highest specs. with out any lag or slowing
The maybe GTX 570. 1920 x 1080 right?
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Are you using the system in your signature? If so, then a SLI / Crossfire setup is DEFINITELY wasted.

Otherwise, the GTX 560 Ti is a very good option. I'd prefer the GTX 570 simply because the performance increase is worth the extra cost to me. Note that I bought a GTX 470 instead of a GTX 460, as well. In the end, it's up to you to decide, but you know by now what I'd do if it was my money.
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The maybe GTX 570. 1920 x 1080 right?
yeah i think thats the highest my monitor goes.
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