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post #31 of 37
It just hit the fan

Wow, i won't be buying one of these... but its always exciting when new hardware hits the Block... Seems like my 570 will fall down the charts again, Hopefully not as fast as my 460 did... that poor thing

Its two 6950's... Hmm i never read a single CrossFire-X 69xx series review, guess i'll do that now. AMD can only hope Nvidia sticks two 570's on a PCB now... cause i'm sure 2 580's will rape this thing hard.

One last question, WHY didn't they make the Dual Bios be either 6950s (stock) or 6970s (Downclocked) with OC potential on Both Bioses
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I'll take two of these babys
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post #33 of 37
Quote:
Originally Posted by th3illusiveman View Post
Its two 6950's...
It's two 6970's. Underclocked, but still 6970's.
Edited by Drenlin - 3/1/11 at 12:14am
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I thought i would post this SS to give everyone a sense of how big this card is.

post #35 of 37
Wow it's HUGE!

Better make sure you have a big enough case for this before you buy one.

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We’ve seen some big graphics cards in our time but AMD’s new Radeon HD 6990, which has just been hauled into the Labs by a team of four burly couriers, takes the cake. You’ll have to take our word for it, as AMD is only allowing us to show you these pictures at this time, but we’ve just tried to cram the new card into our test rig — which uses not-inconsiderable Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced chassis — and it wouldn’t fit, blocked off by the hard disk cages before getting anywhere near the motherboard.
http://www.pcpro.co.uk/blogs/2011/03...ew-first-look/
Edited by Compaddict - 3/1/11 at 7:36am
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5+1 monitor configuration, that is absolutely mod!!!!!!!
    
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in a thew years you can use it for personal defense weapon
     
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