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I was thinking a used GTX 295 but idk.. I rather get a card used because it is cheaper so ya.. Give me some suggestions on what to get. My max res is 1600x900 and I want to be able to play Crysis max settings.
    
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IB4 GTX560 and 6950 1GB recomendations.
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Honestly, if your goal is Crysis, you're going to need an AMD card this time around. The Fermi cards suck at Crysis (not sure about the 560, but the rest do).
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post
Honestly, if your goal is Crysis, you're going to need an AMD card this time around. The Fermi cards suck at Crysis (not sure about the 560, but the rest do).
Really? you're not happy with your GTX 470 and crysis? I get 30 FPS 1680x1050 Very High DX10 8xAA
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6950 1gb if Crysis is important.
    
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Can someone show me some benchmarks.. GTX 560Ti vs 6950?
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by fRingE View Post
Can someone show me some benchmarks.. GTX 560Ti vs 6950?
http://www.guru3d.com/article/geforc...560-ti-review/
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I can play Crysis at Very High setting's on my 6870
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GTX 560 ti is the way to go
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