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post #11 of 14
speaking from experience, even with 2x 7970's crossfired the performance with 3x 1080p monitors is still lousy and 2x 7970's is theoretically 5.5x the power of a 6670.

you're correct about how to plug the monitors in though.. for more information check out this link http://www.amd.com/us/products/technologies/amd-eyefinity-technology/how-to/Pages/faqs.aspx

sell them both and buy a 7000 series card and forget about eyefinity in my opinion. Feel free to disagree though!
 
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post #12 of 14
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Originally Posted by joshmilkins View Post

is it going to be completely unplayable on games like battlefield and NFS because i have already bought the card
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Youd have toplay at 720p at low-med settings to get dec FPS
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post #13 of 14
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is it going to be completely unplayable on games like battlefield and NFS because i have already bought the card
that all depends on your definition of 'playable'

if you drop down from the native combined resolution of 5760 x 1080 to say... 1920 x 360 it'd be better than a single screen! look awful but play well!
 
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post #14 of 14
some of the lower end Radeon cards don't need a crossfire bridge.. have you tried enabling X-Fire in CCC? If it works then you at least get some benefit of the 2x cards?
 
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