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How long will my 6850 GPU be current with games?

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As you can see in my Sig Rig, I have a ASUS 6850, and I was just wondering how long it would be before I need to upgrade to something more powerful. It isn't overclocked, and I doubt I will unless I really need to. Also I don't plan on adding a second GPU in this build. Not asking for an exact date or anything, just wanting to know a general estimate of how many years, maybe based on past GPU trends.

Pretty short and to the point question, just something that popped into my head and would like to know. Thanks!
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It all depends on what quality you want to run your games at.

If you're fine with turning stuff down it should last you a while...
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It all depends on what quality you want to run your games at.

If you're fine with turning stuff down it should last you a while...

Sorry I didn't include that in my first post, but I'm fine to a point of about medium on most games if I'd have to turn it down. I wouldn't be able to stand low low settings though.
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