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i am thinking of buying a card (preferebly ATI) with $300 budget.....pls suggest
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6950 2 Gb.
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does OP prefer to xfire or single card?

but yes, a 6950 right now kicks major ass
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decent psu for 6950 2 gb ??
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single card.....cos my mobo dont have xfire slots...
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6950. Sappire toxic...can unlock 85% of them to 6970 with flick of a switch.....newegg has them for $289.
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Quote:
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6950. Sappire toxic...can unlock 85% of them to 6970 with flick of a switch.....newegg has them for $289.
This.

And a quality 550w-600w unit would be perfect.
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Originally Posted by ii Wingman View Post
This.

And a quality 550w-600w unit would be perfect.
With emphasis on quality!
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would Cooler Master GX-650W do the work????
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would Cooler Master GX-650W do the work????
yes
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