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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,
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post #11 of 34
He's saying there's not enough games to warrant spending all that extra money for so few games. And I agree. I never was a big fan of multiple monitors. Just 1 good size one will do.
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post #12 of 34
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Quote:
Originally Posted by letsgetiton View Post
He's saying there's not enough games to warrant spending all that extra money for so few games. And I agree. I never was a big fan of multiple monitors. Just 1 good size one will do.
This. I spent about 770 dollars to have eyefinity. I could spend say 300-400 for a 27" and use the rest for a 2600k and a board... or a down payment on a new sports car... 97 Eclipse Spyder GST R.I.P.
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post #13 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xristo View Post
LCD tv > eyefinity .
IPS monitor>TV.

I say get a really nice ISP monitor and 7xxx series card or GTX 580.

But overall I say forget that and get the car.
Edited by Tunechi - 2/6/11 at 10:27pm
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post #14 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shane1244 View Post
TV's as monitors suck, low DPI.
30" 2560*1600 > Everything

Not to mention bad input lag.
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post #15 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tunechi View Post
ISP monitor>TV.

I say get a really nice ISP monitor and 7xxx series card or GTX 580.

But overall I say forget that and get the car.
You meant IPS(In-Plane Switching) I'm sure. ISP generally is an acronym for Internet Service Provider.
post #16 of 34
Try portrait mode? Try racing sims? Love using my eyefinity
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post #17 of 34
I sold my eyefinity setup. I keep switching from 3 monitors to 1 monitor for gaming. I notice I don't use eyefinity as much and I'm only increasing the electricity bill. On the other hand, I am considering another 6950 for crossfire.

OP b/w eyefinity and sandy bridge.... I would go for sandy.
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post #18 of 34
keep the cards and get a 30" IPS or a 24" 120Hz gaming monitor.
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post #19 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by bavarianblessed View Post
You meant IPS(In-Plane Switching) I'm sure. ISP generally is an acronym for Internet Service Provider.
Yeah, was a typo, going to fix.
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post #20 of 34
You guys are crazy. I love eyefinity. So productive even in surfing the web. Out of the 70+ games I have, only a couple won't natively work with ef. There's usually settings in the games to change the view anyway.
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