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Thanks for all the responses guys. Rep+ .
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2x for $250 .
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Originally Posted by grunion View Post
Is that 2 Vapors for $250, or each?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ocnewb View Post
2x for $250 .
o_0 go with that then.
I smoke everything at 1080p, use aaa/no dof in m2033 and my fps is always >60.
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post #14 of 20
definitely go with 2 x 5870.
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post #15 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ocnewb View Post
2x for $250 .
Holy mother of Silicon, that changes things. Get that instead.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ocnewb View Post
2x for $250 .


Get this now!

I recently moved to a 5870 for $200, and its been ripping all my games at 16*10. Thats a hell of a deal.
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The dual 5870s are NEW right? Or used?
Because if they are used, you have to consider which brand they are...
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Heh don't worry about it . I buy/sell a lot of things so i know 1-2 things about warranty and brands . They're used but in very good condition, i've seen them/hold them in my hands .
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Quote:
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Uh no its not, the performance of a 560ti is about the same as 5870 give or take. unlocking a 6950 will be the best bang for ur buck
In what, 3dmark? In most of the game benchmark I have seen they are pretty darn close.

Also, the 6950 is what I was recommending him dude. Or did you not read that entire sentence after you flipped out over the mention that an old 5870 could hang with your new precioussssss
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Quote:
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In what, 3dmark? In most of the game benchmark I have seen they are pretty darn close.

Also, the 6950 is what I was recommending him dude. Or did you not read that entire sentence after you flipped out over the mention that an old 5870 could hang with your new precioussssss
Go to Anandtech and the article about the 560ti upsetting the market at the 250 price point. I have reference this in other threads too.
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