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Poll Results: GTX 570 vs Radeon 6970

 
  • 54% (40)
    GTX 570
  • 45% (34)
    Radeon 6970
74 Total Votes  
post #41 of 44
5xx all day
post #42 of 44
Quote:
Originally Posted by EmL View Post
Hehe actually I've abandoned both 570 and 6970.

I am going with the 580 instead, I lowered some other components(smaller hdd,no sli/cf and another chassi) and I got down to the same price as with a 570 but with a 580 instead.

I'll be playing at 1080p on a 46" plasma for awhile, later on I'll get a 1200p or 1080p 22"/24" LED screen.
Why downgrade to a smaller screen?
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post #43 of 44
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Originally Posted by Phoenixlight View Post
Why downgrade to a smaller screen?
The 46" is my TV. And I'd like to actually have a computer monitor that's worth using.(old: 19" 4:3 ratio low resolution 8 ms lcd)
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post #44 of 44
6970 is faster than a 570. Look for members review/benchmarks on OCN.
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