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hi
I like to get a new gpu to max out crysis 3.BF3 and some other games,i have a 2560x1440 27" monitor.Now i was thinking a gtx 670 but dont know.I also want to ask if the gpu will let me use 2 monitors one is going to be the 27" and the other one 20",i wann be gaming on the 27" and be on the web on the 20",can i do that?
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hi
I like to get a new gpu to max out crysis 3.BF3 and some other games,i have a 2560x1440 27" monitor.Now i was thinking a gtx 670 but dont know.I also want to ask if the gpu will let me use 2 monitors one is going to be the 27" and the other one 20",i wann be gaming on the 27" and be on the web on the 20",can i do that?
You can definitely use both monitors on pretty much any modern GPU. Also, you're going to want either a GTX 680 or HD 7950 *at a minimum* if you're going to be gaming at that resolution.
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I have a single GTX 680 and also a 1440P monitor and there is no way that any single card maybe other then the Titan can max out games in 2560x1440
Edited by shilka - 3/16/13 at 4:33pm
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Your best bet is a 7970/7950 or even a Titan if you don't care about cost. Yes you can use both of your monitors in the way that you are describing with pretty much any modern GPU.
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I have a single GTX 680 and also a 1440P monitor and there is no way that any single card maybe other then the Titan can max out games in 2560x1440

Yup ... my 690 is squealing playing Crysis 3 on very high , if you want to max games at 2560x1440 you're looking at two GTX Titans , that said 690 is pretty capable running 2560x1440 but you will have to reduce the AA or something else in few games.
Mind you I'm talking about achieving fluid gameplay @60 fps , no stutters or drastic fps drops , as for the monitors yes sure you can I'm doing that few years with various different GPU's no problem,.
Edited by RobotDevil666 - 3/16/13 at 4:37pm
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A slight OCed 4gb 670 or a 7950 will be your best bet as a minimum, I've used a single 670 2gb on my 1440p monitors, going to team Red will probably be a good choice in the matter unless you can buy a Titan for single gpu use only.
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Yup ... my 690 is squealing playing Crysis 3 on very high , if you want to max games at 2560x1440 you're looking at two GTX Titans , that said 690 is pretty capable running 2560x1440 but you will have to reduce the AA or something else in few games.

7950/7970 Crossfire GTX 670/680 SLI is the way to go for 2560x1440 or the dual core cards like the 7990´s the GTX 690 or if you have a pile of cash to burn the Asus ARES 2

Or Titan SLI but that is not cheap
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Your best bet will be dual 7950's or 7970's in crossfire. I would not mess around with any of the dual gpu amd cards since as far as I know they are still not supported by AMD and have to use custom drivers. A Titan would be the easiest setup, but that is still going to cost you more than 2 7970's or 3 7950's. I would also recommend a 7970 over a 680 due to the amount of vram. The 3gb on the 7970's will help a lot at higher resolutions. Yeah you can purchase a 4gb 680 but by then your spending like $200.00 more per card compared to a 7970.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125413 hd 7970 got good review.what do u guys think..oh and about the gtx 680 its about $60-$70 more then hd 7970 when there about the same.with that money i can get a hd 7970 ghz but i wann spend less then $450.
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I believe the Gigabyte cards have their voltage locked so you won't be able to overclock as much, if at all. I would look into an Asus, Sapphire, or MSI card personally. I have the non oc'd version of this card in my rig and it works great, but it is a little more money . Just find a card that is voltage unlocked and you will be good to go.
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