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post #21 of 65
Ignore AMD fanboys and be happy with the 560. Personally I would go with the Gigabyte Super Overclocked, probably worth the few extra $$
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post #22 of 65
so if i buy a 6950 i should be able to flash it to 6970?
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post #23 of 65
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so if i buy a 6950 i should be able to flash it to 6970?
the 2GB version
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post #24 of 65
Quote:
Originally Posted by tconroy135 View Post
Ignore AMD fanboys and be happy with the 560. Personally I would go with the Gigabyte Super Overclocked, probably worth the few extra $$
Says the non-fanboy guy...

Buahaaha, your post made me laugh

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so if i buy a 6950 i should be able to flash it to 6970?
Yes Make sure it's the 2Gb version and it's reference model.
    
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post #26 of 65
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Definitely a nice buy, you get an HD6970 for the price of a 6950.

Great buy.
    
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looks good
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post #28 of 65
ok cool, so i guess i will go with 6950 to flash to 6970 because it beats the hell out of the gtx 560. (Correct?)
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post #29 of 65
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ok cool, so i guess i will go with 6950 to flash to 6970 because it beats the hell out of the gtx 560. (Correct?)
In 95% of games yes.

To me, on all my favorite games, it does... (Bad Company 2, Starcraft II, COD: Black Ops, Crysis...)

HD6950 is a great buy specially flashing it to an HD6970
    
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post #30 of 65
Well for around $250 I would say 6950 would prolly do it
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