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6870 if you don't want to pay much smile.gif!
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post #12 of 19
I love my 6970, saw huge improvements over the 450 I was using

Get a 2gb card imo.
post #13 of 19
I would go with a 560ti if you are going with a 650W. SLI and you get more or less the most powerful combo for that PSU.

& a 570/6950 if you are going with a 750W. Sli/CFX and you get more-or-less the current most powerful graphics combo for the PSU.
    
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Sorry, never heard of a "grapich" card. Since when does WoW require anything above medium end?
    
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I have 2 systems, one with 6850/70 CFX and one with a gtx 570. I can tell you from experience that the 570 is a much better experience than the CFX setup.

For one, you can't turn on "Reduce Input Lag' with the CFX setup, unless you want ~40 fps everywhere. Triple buffering is wonky, sometimes it's better but sometimes its really choppy.

I have switched cards between the 2 rigs and always get the same results. If you want to have the best experience possible without the headaches, get a 570 and do a mild OC on it. You won't be sorry.
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post #16 of 19
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Originally Posted by nukedukem86 View Post
I have 2 systems, one with 6850/70 CFX and one with a gtx 570. I can tell you from experience that the 570 is a much better experience than the CFX setup
Ok i see your point but what if i go with
XFX Radeon HD 6870 2GB GDDR5 VS Gainward GeForce GTX 570 1280MB PhysX ?
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Originally Posted by Mathswk View Post
Ok i see your point but what if i go with
XFX Radeon HD 6870 2GB GDDR5 VS Gainward GeForce GTX 570 1280MB PhysX ?
The 570 is a much more powerful card. expect 30-40 fps with the 6870 and 60+ with the 570. You could try a 6950 or 6970 if you want to go AMD. That is more on par with the 570.
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Also forgot to mention wow uses less than 1gb of vram with everything maxed at 1920x1080.
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post #19 of 19
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after som back and forth this is what i ordered:


1,00 STK 646128 XFX Radeon HD 6870 2GB GDDR5
PCI-Express 2.1, 2xDVI, HDMI, 2xmini-DisplayPort, 900MHz


1,00 STK 593199 Cooler Master GX 550W PSU
ATX 12V V2.31, 80 Plus, Standard, 2x 6+2pin PCIe, 6x SATA, 120mm Vifte
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