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5870 vs 6970

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I currently have Crossfired 5870's (see sig rig for computer specs) running three 23 inch monitors in eyefinity. I would like to upgrade to 6970 right now and eventually crossfire two of them. My question is will I notice a significant performance decrease going from dual 5870's to a single 6970? I use my computer for a variety of tasks but the most demanding would probably be Bad Company 2. Thanks in advance for the help.
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Just to give you and idea....

2010 Bench Marks

http://www.anandtech.com/bench/GPU/88

2011 Bench Marks

http://www.anandtech.com/bench/GPU11/188
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Wow thanks for those links those are great tools to compare different card setups
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Originally Posted by Chalderm View Post
Wow thanks for those links those are great tools to compare different card setups
yeah the anandtech CPU/GPU/SSD benchies are good tools


keep the 5870s
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