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Has anyone had any issues with the HD 6950 Flash and is SSD worth the "risk" and the fact I probably can't OC them much after the flash. Any opinions will be taken! -Antsu
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You'll notice the benefits of the SSD more than the GPU upgrade, so I suggest going with the SSD. As for flashing the 6950, I would suggest against it. A lot of people are reporting mixed results from flashing the 6950 and they also seem to be forgetting that you can easily overclock a 6950 to get 6970-ish performance.
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Have you had any issues with Xfire, if so what?
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