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I just got my 6870, the asus one. This one:

I notice it quite big but look at my mobo, the space between 2 slots are considerable, so I guess it wont be a big deal. How is 6870 xfire ? They are good?
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If you have the money, I definitely would. Be sure they get enough air.
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Your power supply is big enough and performance scaling in crossfire is very good nowadays. I think you would like it alot!

Check out this review for 6850/6870 in crossfire. This site is one of my favs for looking at video card info.
http://www.guru3d.com/article/radeon...sfirex-review/
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Thank, but then again, Ache, how I give them air? It sound like the case need Oxygen supply.
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hi,

crossfire 6870's are REALLY good. ive gotten triple the fps in MODDED crysis because of it ( went from 30-40 to 90ish fps). the witcher 2 hardly ever goes below 60 fps.

i also played BF3 with one 6870 and got around 45- 60 fps, now with 2 6870's im average in the 100's with my settings ( ultra everything with 2x AA @ high, 2x MAA, HBAO to SSAO, and @ 1600*900)

they scale really well =]
    
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