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Radeon 7950 is a good deal bro

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3GB GTX580 only if you are considering 2560x1600 or triple 1080p Surround gaming. Otherwise hardly anything needs it at 1080p.
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I tell you what, I wish all the time that I had more ram on my video cards than 1.5gb. Anyone playing on multi-monitor setups or on 30" monitors with settings turned up should go for the 3gb
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Originally Posted by the_xpert View Post

Would you consider when I play skyrim on the TV to be a dual monitor setup then, making the 3GB more worth it to me?

You wouldnt be playing on two monitors, 1 at a time, so as others say 1.5 is enough unless you plan to go for surround later. Or get the 7950 better than 580 and 3gb (unless im missing something and you only want NV)
    
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