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Im not positive I want ATI over NVIDIA but I think this is the choice I want.

I have a 22inch samsung and just purchaced a 23inch dell U23h11(the ips pane monitor).

This is a gaming pc will be using a 2500k. I will only be purchasing one card currently but will possibly update to crossfire in the future.

Please recommend me a few cards.
Thanks.
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How much are you willing to spend?

with the Dell u2311, beeing a 1080p monitor, I would recommend a GTX 570 or 6950
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And your gonna use the card for overclocking and hardcore gaming ?
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the 560, 570, and 580 are beast, i have a 570 and absolutely love it
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post #5 of 18
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...6990,2879.html

Best cards for the money, march 2011, that should help you out. That said, I would get a 6950 that you can flash to 6970.
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post #6 of 18
Everyone is going to recommend the current fastest non-dual GPU cards.
Either a 570-580 or a 6950 unlock or 6970.
They always do.
List a budget and people will then suggest anything slightly higher than what you listed. Then, when you raise you budget slightly to their recommendations, other people will repeat the process by recommending something yet again slightly higher.
This goes on until you stop posting or buy 2 6990's or 580's.
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post #7 of 18
True.. you got a point.
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post #8 of 18
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ok, so on newegg 6990 is 700ish. I have no plans to spend that much. Lets say 300-350$ max.
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gtx 570, i never looked back
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