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Just a simple question. I play at 1920x1200 and I like to keep my games maxed out with at least 4 - 8x AA. Just wondering if it'd be worth the investment to add a second one to my computer.
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you dont need to sli your computer is fine, do flash 6950 to 6970 [;
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you dont need to sli your computer is fine, do flash 6950 to 6970 [;
I'm worried about the card bricking that's why I'm avoiding that whole thing.
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post #4 of 13
meh. i max everything almost with a single 6870.

Including crysis. metro 2033 is a different story.

but bc2 run's like a dream on just one. at ur res i would say Cfx
    
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thanks for the advice so far =)
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To CrossFire,You will just love it.
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i vote crossfire.
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post #8 of 13
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Alright that was a simple answer to my question. Thank you all. Crossfire it is!
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Yep I bought two myself. Just curious though, can you really permanently "brick" the card. Or can you just reload normal BIOS for it?
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post #10 of 13
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Yep I bought two myself. Just curious though, can you really permanently "brick" the card. Or can you just reload normal BIOS for it?
I hear different stories. But most people say it bricks for good and you have to RMA it or just buy a new one assuming that isnt supported in RMA terms. I really don't want to take the risk. Better to be safer and just plunk a 2nd 6950 in my system and enjoy twice the frame rates rather than just unlocking it and getting 5 - 10 more.
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