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well your system can handle any graphics setup you could throw at it. x2 6850's are faster than a 6950, but they can't run x3 crossfire and their 1gb of ram falls short at 1080p. if you had any other motherboard/PSU configuration, i'd recommend the x2 6850's - but if you went that way you wouldn't be making the most of your system . i say get a faster single-GPU now and double up later. keep in mind the 7900 series will come out in a few months...maybe it'd be worth to wait until then before committing to anything

I'm not sure I understand what you mean by " if you had any other motherboard/PSU configuration, i'd recommend the x2 6850's" . What is wrong with my current setup that would prevent me from taking advantage of 2 cards.
post #22 of 23
Just go with buying another 6850 tongue.gif

Best upgrade for your dollar.
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Yes I'm going to just didn't understand what he was saying maybe he knows something I don't just curious.
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