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So, I rarely get to do updates to my sig rig and now is one of those times that I can. I have $300 burning a whole in my computer fund pocket. I was thinking about either getting a new 2gb 6950 video card, or replacing my HDD's with a single 64gb ssd and a 1tb hdd. What do you guys think?.

I am an avid gamer, but currently limited to a 1680x150 22' monitor, 6950 would probably be overkill right?.

Thanks for you assistance.
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ssd's are not needed. Your monitor is probably fine. I would get the video card! A 6950 would do you great if your willing to spend your money on it!
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Sell your current 5770, buy a new monitor (1920x1080) and a 6950 (unlock it to 6970.)
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Just went ahead and ordered a Sapphire 6950 2gb off Newegg.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-914-_-Product

Thanks for the help guys.
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