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Originally Posted by HybridCore View Post
AMD Radeon HD 6950. Un-clock it and you will get the performance of a 6970.
I'd say +1 to this only because I'm biased lol no but if you are going to think of 6970s..do 6950s unless they won't let you unlock them now
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Two 6950s is the way to go.

Flash or don't flash to a 6970, you'll see high FPS either way.

I myself like the one card solution so it's a GTX570 for now, but maybe a 580 later in a bit
    
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I find it funny that people are already upgrading their DX11 cards when its gotta feel like they've gotten very little use out of them as is. Well as far as DX11 api is concerned that is. It seems that by the time the 3rd generation gfx cards come out they finally are getting the support they should. With BF3 and Crysis 2 coming soon it looks to be about that time for me.
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If you read the conclusion here, 6970 Crossfire is the way to go even over 580 SLI.

So against the 570 SLI, 6970 Crossfire is a no brainer.

The conclusion is clear here. 580 SLi is not worth it:

http://hardocp.com/article/2011/01/1...0_sli_review/7

Now that we are starting to see real reviews, I think people should stop pushing the 570 SLI over 6970 Crossfire. It's clearly not worth it against 6970 Crossfire. People should even stop pushing the 580 SLI! It's clearly lacking video memory for the price. Not worth it.
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post #15 of 16
^^Read the above.

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Originally Posted by mariusvt View Post
Flip a coin.... they are pretty much equal.
They most certainly are not equal... oddly enough.

Get the 570 is you game at or around 1080P. If you fancy 3 monitor gaming or at 2560 resolutions, look at the 6970.
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6950, unlock, later go CFX.
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