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Hello,
i am buying this monitor Benq XL2720T : http://gaming.benq.com/gaming-monitor/xl2720t
My pc is in my signature and i am thinking of getting an EVGA 7xx series card.
Which card would you guys suggest for this 27' monitor, also will my cpu bottleneck it?
Thank you in advance!
    
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What exactly are wanting to get out of the monitor? Are you trying to get the max fps out of it or will anything over 60 fps be good? Or do you plan on using it for 3d? And what's your budget on a graphics card?

I always say go for the best single card you can afford before going sli.

From personal experience a single GTX 780 is a monster of a card. Runs alot of my games at 2560x1440 above 60fps. So if you have the money and are dead set on Nvidia it's a good card. If not the GTX 770 is an overclocked GTX 680. And at 1080p it's a very good card for the price.
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either get a 670, 7970 680 770 780

depending on how cheap or how good of a deal you can get

id recommend those for 1080p gaming

BTW you cpu should be good still.
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What exactly are wanting to get out of the monitor? Are you trying to get the max fps out of it or will anything over 60 fps be good? Or do you plan on using it for 3d? And what's your budget on a graphics card?

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either get a 670, 7970 680 770 780

depending on how cheap or how good of a deal you can get

id recommend those for 1080p gaming

BTW you cpu should be good still.

Thank you guys,
I dont want to get max fps, anything over 60 fps should be fine and i dont plan on using 3d at all. I dont have a budget on it i was just thinking that the better card i get the more bottleneck i will have? (not sure if thats correct though).

Any special reason why the 760 is not on that list Asus11 ?
    
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