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if you overclocked it (~4.8ghz) i dont see why you couldnt. 32 full pcie lanes. Your better off with a 2x00k, but do you need one? I would say no. Bd wasnt what we were hoping for but its not as bad as its made to be. True, x4 7970 is a massive load but with a massive overclock (witch we know bd IS hood for)..... Ill say maybe.

Uh, doesnt a 3930k hold back quadfire 7970s if theyre overclocked? I mean BD isnt as bad as its made out to be, but 7970s give top tier intel parts a run for their money, much less BD lol
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So now the question is, do you think any one would trade me straight up 580's for 7970's for my 6990's or do you think I should try and sell them first? And if so for how much?

thanks,

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The 3x 3GB lightnings due to more Vram and you don't have to deal with 4 GPU scaling problems.

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