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gtx or radeon hd?

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so i'm in the middle of building a gaming rig right now and im trying to decide on what gpu to get.

so my three choices are these.
i will be ordering these off ebay just incase your wondering where im finding these so cheap.

I also want to be able to rip through games like far cry 3,crysis 3, and so on on high-utra

so here are my three choices
1.amd radeon hd 6950 unlocked to 6970 ($120-$130)
2.nvidia gtx 570 ($130-$160)
3.nvidia gtx 580 ($180-$200)

so which one guys/girls?
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Gtx 580, hands down!
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Of those I would lean towards 580 if you are wanting to play those games.
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