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I have a noob question. I purchased a Sapphire 6950 2GB not to long ago and planning on purchasing another one in the next few months for XFire. But in the next few months i'm sure they won't be revision 1's. Will I still be able to Xfire them even tho one is rev.1 and the other is rev.2??

EDIT: Also one has unlocked shaders and voltage is a little higher.
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I would say yes, but the other one would not be able to be unlocked into a 6970. But if that's a problem just overclock, you can get nearly the same performance. Maybe 1-3 fps difference..
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I bet you will still be able to get rev 1 cards... but if you have to get a rev 2 maybe you should think about a 6970... then they would be the same clock and shaders... if you get another 6950 and cannot unlock it and put it in crossfire with your unlocked 6950 then the clocks will run at the 6950 not the 6970.
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Try the HIS at Amazon. You may be lucky and get a rev 1.
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