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So I want to set up eyefinity with 3 Dell U2311H's (unless you know of some 24+'s that are reasonable and are IPS)

I am not sure what card to use, or if Xfire would be better. Please help me decide on this. I want to have the best set up possible. with a step down choice if price is too high.

Thank you all in advance!
Edited by TDS - 1/9/11 at 9:18pm
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anyone? Figured I would get all kinds of reccomendations... well hope to see some when I get back on tomorrow.

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If you are going for an ATI powered eyefinity setup you have to read this review! It will help you pick a GPU. I would get either 1 6970 or 2 6850 in CF.

http://www.widescreengamingforum.com/wiki/AMD_Radeon_6970_6950_-_Featured_Review_Page_4
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2x 6950 unlocked to 6970

TBH I'd go 2x 570s
Edited by Johnny Guitar - 1/9/11 at 9:44pm
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post #5 of 10
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well I dont know much about either set up (eyefinity vs Surround) I though Nvidia surround was less supportive of gaming? I dunno, help me out.
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Still been doing a lot of reading, and its quite overwhelming. Anyone have any suggestions with maybe experience or something to back it up?
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post #7 of 10
2 6950's will do very well.Same with 2 GTX 570's.For a budget option-2 6850's or 2 GTX 460's.
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post #8 of 10
3xGTX560 nVidia surround ftw!
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post #9 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Redwoodz;11959437 
2 6950's will do very well.Same with 2 GTX 570's.For a budget option-2 6850's or 2 GTX 460's.

if that would be "budget" what then would be high end? I do tend to "go big or go home" when building my rigs.
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post #10 of 10
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Originally Posted by tconroy135;11959453 
3xGTX560 nVidia surround ftw!

how is surround compared to eyefinity?
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