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Best replacement for a crossfired 6870

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I was planning on getting two 480's for sli the other day, did some reading and seems like 480's are loid... And I prefer my system a tad quiet, so aside from the 480's, what are the options I have? would it be better if I go for two flashed 6950 or two 570? Reason why I wont go for a single nvidia card is because I have 3 monitors.

And yes, im going to sell my 6870's...i want to sell it here in ocn but for some reason I can't post yet on the marketplace... And I dont really trust ebay or anything, so if anybody wants em, poke me.. london area would be nice, local and fast...
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running in eyefinity if I were you I would prefer the 2gb of ram that you will receive from 6950 in xfire. plus you can always overclock or flash them as you please and it should come in cheaper than two 480s used.
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If you want eyenfinity then go with 6970's, either 6950's flashed or actual ones.
    
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