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Kinda having eyefinity buyers remorse...

Poll Results: Keep Eyefinity or use the money elsewhere...

 
  • 32% (16)
    Keep eyefinity, it takes time to become attached.
  • 67% (33)
    Buy something else like Sandy Bridge,
49 Total Votes  
post #1 of 34
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Sooooooooo I have been considering returning the monitors and one of the 6950s I bought because the benefit of eyefinity isn't what I had expected completely. So I come to you, OCN, to ask what I should do. The setup is great for BC2 and a few other games I play but the stretching in a few games from the FOV having a focal point is really overstated.

Option 1: Keep the setup, it's awesome and over time you'll grow to like it.
Option 2: Return them and go single 6950 unlocked with a nice 27-30" monitor and use the extra money for some sandy bridge goodness.

Any other suggestions welcome.
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post #2 of 34
Sell it all (except one monitor) and wait for 6990?

EDIT: Or you could upgrade to Sandbridge, but you already have an x6 so I don't know if it would warrant all the extra cash to do so.
post #3 of 34
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Originally Posted by TheSchlaf View Post
Sell it all (except one monitor) and wait for 6990?
Not really into selling, I just want to settle on my setup. My next paycheck I'll have about 900 to blow on more crap so it's not even that I have to return the stuff... but meh... I want something to mess with in the meantime. Maybe it's just that the newness wore off...
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post #4 of 34
I'm regreting nvidia surround, return it while you can its not really worth it
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post #5 of 34
LCD tv > eyefinity .
    
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post #6 of 34
TV's as monitors suck, low DPI.
30" 2560*1600 > Everything
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post #7 of 34
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Anyone know any good 2560x1440 monitors that aren't the Dell U2711 i.e. not 1k bucks.
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post #8 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by Penryn View Post
Anyone know any good 2560x1440 monitors that aren't the Dell U2711 i.e. not 1k bucks.
they dont exist, i wish they did though as i would own one
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post #9 of 34
How can you NOT like eyefinity?
post #10 of 34
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kiwiasian View Post
How can you NOT like eyefinity?
It's not that I don't like it. I just feel like I spent more than it was worth. I, in essence, am not receiving enough benefit for the cost. I ran a cost-benefit analysis just like Ford did for the pinto...
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