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What Card(s) Would You Add To My Sandy Bridge Build In April-May?

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Looking at selling my GTX 470 and getting a new card to put in the new rig that I'm building.

I'm looking for similar to better performance than the GTX 470.

Any reccomendations?
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Radeon 6950 so you can unlock it and experience the power.
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Best bang for buck is Radeon HD 6950 IMHO. If you're an Nvidia fanboy, go with the GTX 560 Ti. If you like to waste money for a few % increase, go with the GTX 570.

My unlocked and overclocked 6950 performs better than the GTX 570/HD 6970 reviews.
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