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Jesus Christ, this is not a hard decision, just get the GTX 570. It will run pretty much every game at the highest settings.

Also, you don't really want to go SLI. The only reason to would be if that's the only way you can get better performance. Ex: If you had a GTX 580, HD 6990, HD 5970, there is no single GPU solution that will give you better performance. In that case you would go SLI.

SLI has problems, Micro stuttering, drivers, and only one GPU being used (SC2).
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Perhaps, but it could be plagued by microstutter and/or have problems with performance on certain games that don't support Crossfire. That's why I never go for a dual gpu card.
Games perform better on a dual GPU card than 2x Card's linked together though.
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Games perform better on a dual GPU card than 2x Card's linked together though.
Not if the game doesn't support dual-GPU processing.
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Not if the game doesn't support dual-GPU processing.
Fair enough, But still your future proofed with a powerfull 6990 dual GPU card and ATI are making some crossfire profiles to enable them on games
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