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I've been looking at Dual Monitor ATI cards on newegg for sometime, and this one tiger website, and im wondering, if you guys have any suggestions, other than me reading the pros an the cons, i would like a good dual card that will not get hot an burn up.
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All ATI cards can run a dual monitor setup.

EDIT: So can all nVidia cards.
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*sigh* that wasn't what i asked, but thanks for the reply
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asus 3870x2. best card imo
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im about to order one myself.
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*sigh* that wasn't what i asked, but thanks for the reply
Sorry, I guess I read it wrong. Depending on how much you want to spend, I'd go for either a 3870x2 or a 3870. I bought the x2 with the expectation that when I upgraded to a x38/x48 motherboard I could buy another 3870 to pair it with in CrossfireX. My x2 runs two monitors, but it is kinda overkill.
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Thanks! Much Help.
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I'm running a pair of Visiontek 3870's and the thing I have found is that in crossfire/sli they don't like dual monitor setups. I can get it running on duals with little trouble, but as soon as I load a game it kicks off the slave monitor.
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Originally Posted by Doucheroo View Post
I've been looking at Dual Monitor ATI cards on newegg for sometime, and this one tiger website, and im wondering, if you guys have any suggestions, other than me reading the pros an the cons, i would like a good dual card that will not get hot an burn up.
Budget? What are you planing on doing with it? I recommend the X1650, which is pretty decent for the price.

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