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get an ssd drive. =) or a nicer monitor is good to. 24 inch LED.
This. You (OP) won't notice ANY performance increase by upgrading your processor. The only time you'll see anything significant is if you went from an x2 to an x4 or x6. Not from an x4 to an x6 or an x6 to another x6.

CPU wise you're pretty much at the peak of what you'll ever get out of AMDs current architecture. Luckily for you (OP), your board will be one of the boards ASUS is listing as AM3+ ready with a bios update, so you might be able to run Bulldozer or future AM3+ CPUs on it.
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Ya im really thinking of doing the eyefinity. Will that put the load back on my GPU's?

also, do I have to match every spec of my current monitor with the other two or just the res?
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Option 3. Going from a 1055t to a 1100t won't really make much of a difference. Also, the real performance boost for multiple graphics cards is two. The third one doesn't make much of a difference. You should just get a bigger monitor (30 inch would be best because the AMD Radeon's are awesome at that resolution).
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Ya im really thinking of doing the eyefinity. Will that put the load back on my GPU's?

also, do I have to match every spec of my current monitor with the other two or just the res?
Definitely.

It is better if you match everyy single spec (for colour accuracy, etc) but you'd be fine just matching the res.
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Also quick question. Does anybody know why I can only plug my monitor into the bottom card fro crossfire? That doesent mess anything up does it? I swap cards around and same this only bottom crad displays when two gpus are in.
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post #16 of 16
Get three monitors in eyefinity.

It shouldn't but i recommended that you plug ALL the monitors into the same connector type and on
1 card if possible.




Like. It's ok to do dvi/dvi/hdmi but not vga/hdmi/dvi
Edited by xPwn - 3/20/11 at 2:47pm
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