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Hehehe sorry guys just being sarcastic. I actually own a 6970 in crossfire (in my second build) and i'm loving it so far. No problems with drivers and i'm a new to ATI cards.
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I dont know why people still compare the 580 to the 6970. Isn't the 6970 supposed to compete with the 480/570?
*edit: This card is great and i see so probelms. I game at 2560 x 1440 so the extra 2gb help. I did a slight overclock to 915mhz and i already feel a difference against my 480 SLI OC when i play Crysis Warhead.
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post #52 of 54
I am sure both sets of cards are awesome. OP is seems as if you want the 580's so go for it. I do suggest getting a nice 120Hz monitor though:)

I have owned both ATI and Nvidia cards. I have had less problems with nvidia but that doesnt mean I wont ever try another ATI offering. I couldn't careless who makes the cards. I just want good driver support and good gaming support. I expect to be able to load up a game and play. Not load up a game, see flickering everwhere and or crashes which is what I experienced with my last xfire setup.

Enjoy OP, I am sure you will be pleased either way:thumb:

EDIT: Oh, also....INB4TL.
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post #53 of 54
Agree with MDBSAT.
If want the best go 580 SLI, but if you wanna save some cash go for the 6970 CFX. It performs great!
Also, I say a real comparison would be "580 vs 6990" ....time will tell.
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post #54 of 54
The OP's intention/decision was made pretty clear with his 3rd post.

I'm all for a nice friendly debate with proof/disproof supporting your view, but the insults and overall bad attitude toward each other rates a thread lock.
So before I have to hand out infractions, locked.
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