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so i'm trying to get a gpu that will hold me off till BF3 is out. So would be a better choice?

GTS 450 SLI (which i already have)
GTX 460 OCed
HD 6850
HD 6870
HD6950(flashed to 6970)

you can get a hd 6950 open box from new egg for like $230, if i sell both of mine 450s and add a little bit more cash to get the 6950 would that be an upgrade or should i just keep my 450s?
also if some one can tell me which 6950 can be flashed that would awesome.
Edited by spice003 - 2/22/11 at 6:20pm
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580GTX 3GB Single card and don't look back or 6870 with a 9800GTX as a Physx card.
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i only play BC2 so i dont use physx, and i cant really afford a 580
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just remain with your cards, if you feel you can get newer and better card for the money you can sell your cards and you allready have the buyer than go for it
it is only a matter of how much time you are willing to invest in the hassle about it

some people constantly change their hardware, sell old and for practically the same price get new, that's how it goes
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