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i would just stick with the 5770 and get a sound card or better cooling
    
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To Ipwnnublets:

Well thats in the same performance field as a 6970, which from what i can gather isnt much of an improvement over what I have now.
Edited by AddictedGamer93 - 2/8/11 at 8:58pm
    
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You should keep your 5770s and save for a new Q2 card. Any card won't be a massive difference.
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I think I may get a 6950 and unlock, then get another later on.
Edited by AddictedGamer93 - 2/8/11 at 9:03pm
    
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HD6970
HD6950 2GB
GTX570
the only upgrade path. dont even consider a GTX480.
    
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HD6970
HD6950 2GB
GTX570
the only upgrade path. dont even consider a GTX480.
I would never get a 480, dont worry
And Im not sure if I want a nvidia card due to my mobo not supporting sli.
The 6950 looks great, but doesnt appear to be a very good upgrade from what I have now. So I still cant make up my mind.

Edit: My mobo might support SLi now
Edited by AddictedGamer93 - 2/8/11 at 9:18pm
    
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Originally Posted by AddictedGamer93 View Post
I would never get a 480, dont worry
And Im not sure if I want a nvidia card due to my mobo not supporting sli.
The 6950 looks great, but doesnt appear to be a very good upgrade from what I have now. So I still cant make up my mind.

Edit: My mobo might support SLi now
bro, i ran GTX275 in SLi with my CH4. i HACKED IT LIKE A BOSS.
SLi on AMD boards is very possible, but not all boards support it. check first.NF200 bridge is a gimmick.

6850=~5850. in CF they scale VERY well tho.
i suggest HD6870CF or GTX560Ti SLi for you tho, they RAPE.
    
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bro, i ran GTX275 in SLi with my CH4. i HACKED IT LIKE A BOSS.
SLi on AMD boards is very possible, but not all boards support it. check first.NF200 bridge is a gimmick.

6850=~5850. in CF they scale VERY well tho.
i suggest HD6870CF or GTX560Ti SLi for you tho, they RAPE.
Thats over 400 dollars tho
And i think id need a new psu for 2 560's
And according to the site, my mobo should have no issue with sli. So im willing to take a chance to find out.
Edited by AddictedGamer93 - 2/8/11 at 9:32pm
    
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Under $400?

GTX 570. Get it and don't look back.
^This, it oc's better than the 6970 and for your res you'll never need 2gb of vram anyways.
 
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well what about 2 460 sli? or the 560 ti's, but you would be like $100 over what you want to spend
 
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