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I am looking to maybe buy a new GPU soon and i was wondering...should i buy a 660ti or should i just keep the 6950 2gb if...is the 660ti any better performance than a 6950
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Not worth it. Overclock the 6950 if you have to, but no need to go to a 660ti.
    
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Ok cool thx man
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Yea, I would not go from a 6950 2GB to a 660 ti.
    
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If you really want to upgrade consider the HD 7950 , especially the factory overclocked models like Sapphire HD 7950 950 Mhz edition. GTX 660 Ti is no match for HD 7950. HD 7950 OC can match GTX 670 OC when both are manually overclocked. At the same clocks HD 7950 is 3 - 5% slower than HD 7970. HD 7950 (1100) will match HD 7970 Ghz (1050) as seen here .

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Sapphire/HD_7950_Vapor-X/31.html

HD 7970 Ghz (1050) is around 70 % faster than HD 6950. so a HD 7950 at 1100 to 1125 Mhz will be around 70% faster than HD 6950 and more than 50% faster than HD 6970.

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Sapphire/HD_7950_Vapor-X/28.html
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Originally Posted by Willanhanyard View Post

Not worth it. Overclock the 6950 if you have to, but no need to go to a 660ti.

Yeah, definitely not worth the upgrade.
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