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Originally Posted by CovertCover;12002584 
Yep, and it's a hell of a way to save ~$250-300, considering the cards to be ~$370 a piece, compared to $500 for a GTX580.

I think it's the resolution and vram buffer, I believe 580s have a larger gap at 1920x1200 or lower
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6970's come just behind 580's in tri-sli/crossfire, and often ahead when using two cards
http://www.hardwareheaven.com/reviews/1084/pg18/xfx-radeon-6970-and-radeon-6950-graphics-card-review-3-way-crossfire-eyefinity-vs-sli.html]

http://www.hardwareheaven.com/reviews/1084/pg17/xfx-radeon-6970-and-radeon-6950-graphics-card-review-crossfire-eyefinity-vs-sli.html

Considering the price difference, I'd say that I just wouldn't buy a 580 when options like that exist.
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