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Hello fellow clockers, I am getting a new BenQ XL2420T this christmas and I am aware of the screen being 120hz, capable of running games in 3D, but for that i will need an Nvidia card, so my questions are:

1) Should I get a GTX580/GTX590 to replace my HD5970CFX with a HD5850.

2) Is the GTX580/GTX590 faster than my current GPU settup?. (appart from 3D vision)

3) Can I use my GTX295 for 3D?.

4) Should I wait for new GPUs from both AMD and Nvidia before buying a new one?.



Thx alot for the help guys smile.gif
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I'd wait for the 7xxx series to drop before buying a gpu.
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Originally Posted by Detahmaio View Post

I'd wait for the 7xxx series to drop before buying a gpu.

Agreed the sources i have seen see them being released jan 5-15 less than a month away, even if you don't get a 7xxx they should lower others prices.
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Originally Posted by Stiven122 View Post

Hello fellow clockers, I am getting a new BenQ XL2420T this christmas and I am aware of the screen being 120hz, capable of running games in 3D, but for that i will need an Nvidia card, so my questions are:

1) Should I get a GTX580/GTX590 to replace my HD5970CFX with a HD5850.

2) Is the GTX580/GTX590 faster than my current GPU settup?. (appart from 3D vision)

3) Can I use my GTX295 for 3D?.

4) Should I wait for new GPUs from both AMD and Nvidia before buying a new one?.



Thx alot for the help guys smile.gif


The next Catalyst 12.1 will have D3D crossfire support and 5970 & 5850 are 3D capable cards unless you simply just want to use Nvidia card.

 

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