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Since my SandyBridge motherboard is somewhere getting fixed, i am out of my mainboard so i bought an amd rig since i didn't have enough for an intel one. My big problem is i have 3 gtx 580 cards and i can only currently use 1 which is infinitely frustrating since i just traded for a bigger psu on this forum, and invested in a 3 monitor setup.

I am thinking of either trading my amd rig for an intel one which is capable of sli, or fire selling 2 of my gtx 580 black ops edition so that i may purchase 2x6970s. I have had them before but i didn't have a good experience. I experienced MAJOR artifacts and screen tearing even when my monitor was fully capable at 240hz refresh rate.

I can't find anyone on craigslist to trade with me! Frustrating.... anyone here wanna trade either 2x6970 for 2x580s or trade full rigs, or trade 2 lower 6xxx amd cards for 1x580 card new in box since i haven't even opened one of them yet?

what should i do??
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I would never get rid of Nvidia for ATI. let alone do a trade your x2 580s for x2 6970s.

I would sell one 580 keep 2 & sell the amd setup and go intel
Edited by 4LC4PON3 - 2/22/11 at 8:00pm
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