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whoa wait a minute. Eyefinity. just don't even bring HD 7850 , HD 7870 or HD 6870 CF in the discussion. The only cards worth picking are HD 7950 and HD 7970.

Blah! I've got no where near that cash, and its not for anything really but novelty (I'm not talking about running BF3 on ultra here, or even at all since I dont care for BF3) mid-high quality is fine in BFBC2 and Crysis
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Blah! I've got no where near that cash, and its not for anything really but novelty (I'm not talking about running BF3 on ultra here, or even at all since I dont care for BF3) mid-high quality is fine in BFBC2 and Crysis

Are you serious about multi monitor gaming. Crysis in eyefinity is not so easy even at med - high settings. If its just a 1080p monitor get a HD 7850 and overclock it to 1.2 Ghz. You will get GTX 580 performance which is more than enough.
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Are you serious about multi monitor gaming. Crysis in eyefinity is not so easy even at med - high settings. If its just a 1080p monitor get a HD 7850 and overclock it to 1.2 Ghz. You will get GTX 580 performance which is more than enough.

like I said I was wanting it more as a novelty than anything serious
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Have you considered getting a used card of the OCN marketplace? There are some great deals and trustable people on this site
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Have you considered getting a used card of the OCN marketplace? There are some great deals and trustable people on this site

yeah I was looking at a set of 6870's for $160, which Is why I was asking about them, I've only currently got a 6850

so even one 6870 would be an upgrade
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