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post #11 of 19
well to put it in perspective

4870x2 ~ 5870 ~ 6950

so anything more then that leaves you with

6870x2
5970
6970
6990
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post #12 of 19
I was a little off in my previous post. sorry about that.

4870 X 2 ~ 6970

4850 X 2 ~ 5870 ~ 6950

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well to put it in perspective
4870x2 ~ 5870 ~ 6950
so anything more then that leaves you with
6870x2
5970
6970
6990
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post #13 of 19
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I was a little off in my previous post. sorry about that.
4870 X 2 ~ 6970
4850 X 2 ~ 5870 ~ 6950

rofl... 4870x2 = 5870. There is NO way a 4870x2 will perform NEARLY as well as a 6970 in DX11 titles whatsoever.
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post #14 of 19
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Wait a till jan/feb for the 7xxx series to be release. Then you can decided to get the new cards that have come out or you could probably pick up the high end 69xx cards for a lot better price. You had the cards for 3-4 years what is another 3-4 months =D.

Yea you have waited for 3 or 4 years just wait a few more months and see what to do then.
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post #15 of 19
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I was a little off in my previous post. sorry about that.
4870 X 2 ~ 6970
4850 X 2 ~ 5870 ~ 6950

4870x2 = 1 5870.
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post #16 of 19
a 6950 will flog Xfire 4870 in modern games.
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post #17 of 19
6870 crossfire or 460 hawk sli will be equivalent to twice the power of a 4870x2

I'll sell you mine if you want. They are the hawk talon models, and just one of them beats a 5770 crossfire, 2 of them beat a 580
    
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post #18 of 19
The 6870x2 is the best deal I've seen so far. It scales at around 95% in almost all games and costs a fraction of what a 6990 does. Heck it scales so well that it rivals a 6990 in some aspects. biggrin.gif
   
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post #19 of 19
found the 6870x2 on ebay for 350, seems like the best bang for buck around if you ask me!

and its newegg, so i think it may be on newegg too

http://www.ebay.com/itm/PowerColor-AX6870X2-2GBD5-2DHG-Radeon-HD-6870-x2-2GB-2-X-256bit-256bit-GD-/120869412764?pt=PCC_Video_TV_Cards&hash=item1c2460df9c

correct me if im wrong, but i think that is an outstanding deal biggrin.gif
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