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Maybe start with a single 570 and then add another one later?
Who ever made this graph was definatly bias towards to gtx series cards .. Your tryna say 2 x 6970's is slower than 1 gtx570 ? pfft go play with urself some more . gay graph is gay , dont take any advise from this graph .
    
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Before you start spending money on all of these upgrades, get a bigger/another screen(s).

You could pick up a U2711 from eBay for £670, and I can assure you it will give you more pleasure than any GPU/System upgrade with your current monitor, and you can spend the rest on....well, whatever the hell you want.

SSD would be a good choice too.
I agree, one 24'' isn't enough to enjoy those GPUs
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Thnx for all the input guys

Got a budget raise from £770 to around £2000

So now i am thinking

2500K
Gigabyte P67 UD7
4GB Corsair 1600 1.5V
HD6950 Tri Fire
2 More of current monitor for eyefinity lg 22" e2240t
Samsung 1TB HDD
New PSU

What kind of psu would i need for this config?

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post #14 of 47
SB isnt worth it over i7.

Also getting a ssd and another SCreen would be nice
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Yea go for a nice sandy bridge set-up, with something like a GTX 570.
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SB isnt worth it over i7.

Also getting a ssd and another SCreen would be nice
Really? but if im building a new rig, surly sb would be better to go with no?

Also, had a ssd before they are ok, but not that amazing imo.

And yeah, wanting eyefinity

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Yea go for a nice sandy bridge set-up, with something like a GTX 570.
GTX570 is £260 where HD6950 is £230

Wouldnt the HD6950,s be better for a eyefinity setup? with 3 x 22" monitors

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I think a corsair tx950 would do fine would it not?


... and crossfire drivers make me cringe.
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SB isnt worth it over i7.

Also getting a ssd and another SCreen would be nice
Herp Derp yes sandybridge is worth it since its cheaper and faster lol.
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Get an UD4 and 2 6950s. Eyefinity is a waste and get a larger monitor like 1400p or whatever, imo
    
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Get an UD4 and 2 6950s. Eyefinity is a waste and get a larger monitor like 1400p or whatever, imo
1400p monitors are so expensive tho

Also, for that high a res, surly 3 6950s would be used
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