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should i go from 6970 crossfire to gtx680 sli or wait

post #1 of 12
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Guys, i have been getting the upgrade bug lately and was thinking about upgrading my video cards.
Should i switch out my 6970 crossfire and go to gtx 680 sli or should i just wait?

make up my mind!!
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post #2 of 12
Is there really any need for you to upgrade? Unless you just want to upgrade for the sake of upgrading, i'd hold off until you can't play the newest @ high settings.
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post #3 of 12
You're using one 30" monitor? Nope. I'd say hold on to it until the next gen 8xxx or 7xx series comes out.
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post #4 of 12
you want to do it..
now you're just looking for some reasons smile.gif)
post #5 of 12
Do you want to upgrade so bad? well if that's the case add 2 monitors to your setup. thumb.gif
    
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post #6 of 12
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Originally Posted by importflip View Post

You're using one 30" monitor? Nope. I'd say hold on to it until the next gen 8xxx or 7xx series comes out.

well, i have dabbled the idea of rolling with 3 catleap monitors but that is just rolling around in my head at the moment.
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post #7 of 12
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Originally Posted by downlinx View Post


well, i have dabbled the idea of rolling with 3 catleap monitors but that is just rolling around in my head at the moment.

 

Only drawback is 3x Catleaps will present a big challenge for your 6970s on some games ie: BF3, Shogun, Arkham City, Crysis 2, etc

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post #8 of 12
Am asking the same thing , I bought 3 x CrossOver 27Q Led-P and want to have better FPS. I currently have 3 x 6970 and its a little bit laggy. Don't know which Card I should get!
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post #9 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by KaRLiToS View Post

Am asking the same thing , I bought 3 x CrossOver 27Q Led-P and want to have better FPS. I currently have 3 x 6970 and its a little bit laggy. Don't know which Card I should get!
At that massive resolution you might want to get 3....or more 3gb 7970s
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post #10 of 12
I'm looking for 3 , do you think I can handle 3 7970 with my actual Power Supply
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