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Like I said, I mainly play Black OPs and BC2. If I was a "hardcore" gamer, I'd spend more money but for what I do $500 plus is a lot of money.
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Like I said, I mainly play Black OPs and BC2. If I was a "hardcore" gamer, I'd spend more money but for what I do $500 plus is a lot of money.
One thing you may want to wait for is the GTX 560 which will be released in the USA on January 20th.

Certainly this card will come in at a reasonable price point and If you have time you could see how it benches versus the 6950.
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1900x800 would be great.
    
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You think a 560 > 6950? I'm not so sure
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1900x800 would be great.
Really? No higher?
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I play at 2560 x1600. Anything lower is an abomination to me... If I go lower every game looks like those huge Lego duplo blocks for kids.
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There is nothing wrong with playing games at that resolution, but honestly I would recomend CFX 6970s or SLI 580s, unfortunately it takes a lot of GPU power at your resolution.
2048x1152 is like playing at 1920x1200, its not nearly that big of a jump
 
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2048x1152 is like playing at 1920x1200, its not nearly that big of a jump
So I should be OK then?
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So I should be OK then?
Yeah, I would say you are fine w/ the 6950. When I play games I use 2048*1152 and my results are pretty much very close to what benchmarks put performance @ using 1920*1200.
 
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So I should be OK then?
Your not gonna get 60fps all the time, but it won't be unplayable. You really should find benchmarks @/near your resolution or you will know once you buy one.
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