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is the 6970 better then the gtx 560 TI? also can all 6950 be unlocked to 6970?
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GTX 560 is a great card, and would be miles better then what u have now.

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is the 6970 better then the gtx 560 TI? also can all 6950 be unlocked to 6970?

and they are prob about the same nvidia being better withits better drivers, and no not all will be unlocked, only the first few would they chances are getting less and less now i hear.
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Oh I completely forgot about the 6950 unlock to 6970. Looks like I can find a 2gb 6950 for $260 after rebate, I'll have to do more research about the intel ati combo. But thanks for mentioning the 6950 guys, it looks like the route to go.
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GTX 560 is a great card, and would be miles better then what u have now.




and they are prob about the same nvidia being better withits better drivers, and no not all will be unlocked, only the first few would they chances are getting less and less now i hear.

Yea I'm very excited to see the difference, the 8800gt has been a great card, but it's time to retire her.
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oh so prolly cant unclok a 6950 to 6970 now? so better off ith gtx 560 or 6950? or the same? even tho i have intel cpu what would u recommend 560 or 6950?
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post #16 of 65
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oh so prolly cant unclok a 6950 to 6970 now? so better off ith gtx 560 or 6950? or the same? even tho i have intel cpu what would u recommend 560 or 6950?
Only the 2GB 6950 unlocks to a 6970. In real world gaming you won't notice much of a difference between the gtx560 and 1gb 6950. I just sold my 5770 and my Asus 560ti should be here tomorrow! I just wanted to try team green, see what all the fuss is about
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post #17 of 65
so 6970 is better then 560?
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http://www.geforce.com/#/News/articl...the-new-8800gt
since u got a 8800GT, i think that this article heavily applies to you
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so 6970 is better then 560?


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Quote:
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so 6970 is better then 560?
Yes, the HD6970 is together with the GTX570 (Both on stock ofc).

So yeah, HD6970 is better than the GTX560.

I would go with the HD6970.
    
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