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ok im thinking about performance wise want the best card i cant get for my $$$ limit either this
http://www.centrecom.com.au/catalog/product_info.php?sort=3d&products_id=50393
or this
http://www.centrecom.com.au/catalog/product_info.php?sort=3d&products_id=50228
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GTX 560 Ti is about on par with HD6870.

Most of the times, it falls right between the 6870 and the 6950.

So, go for the HD6950 if you're looking for performance. You also unlock it to an HD 6970.
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Originally Posted by PanicProne;12823652 
GTX 560 Ti is about on par with HD6870.

Most of the times, it falls right between the 6870 and the 6950.

So, go for the HD6950 if you're looking for performance. You also unlock it to an HD 6970.

He can't unlock that 1GB version, but still, the 6950 should be much better performer than the 560.
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I fold and cuda therefore I GTX 560 Ti 2gb
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post #5 of 28
6950 for sure.
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wait just came to thought how long are these 1gb 6950's? cause i need 2 measure my case since its small
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post #7 of 28
Hmmm, that's a hard choice to make mate. You can check out this review (didn't say trust lol):
http://www.hwcompare.com/8889/geforce-gtx-560-ti-vs-radeon-hd-6950/

I think both cards are neck in neck in many ways. I'll look for proper benches @1080p and see what the difference is... stay tuned
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post #8 of 28
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well ive been hearing alot of issues with the new nvidia drivers (im getting them myself) and i have heard ati drivers have picked up the game so if any1 with these card (or similar) cause show me some current 3d mark scores that would be great cause i should be expecting to pick up a card within around 2 to 5days
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also why is it you cant flash a 6950 1gb into a 6970, but the 2gb you can?
Edited by IXcrispyXI - 3/22/11 at 6:54am
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6950 get my vote
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