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from what single card will my x6 start to bottleneck?

and from what sli/crossfire will my x6 bottleneck?
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What native resolution is your 19'' something monitor?
And, what games and AA/AF do you usually use?
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From what I saw on mine at 4.4Ghz with a 3.2Ghz NB I was bottlenecking slightly @ 900 core on my gtx 470.

This is only in single threaded games/benchmarks.

I'd assume if the game could use 3 or more cores you'd be fine on say two gtx 570's in SLI.

But if it's only dual or single threaded you'll bottleneck hard.
    
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me 1440x900 i ususaly put 8 AA 8 AF

though lets asume 1920x1080 with 4 AA 4 AF
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Yah that's gonna hurt more, because at that res it's more on your cpu than at higher res'es.

Assuming 1080p is what I was talking about in my first post
    
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hmm ok
so its more of threads
also higher res reduces cpu factor correct?

:3 crysis will bottleneck more than bioshock 2
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