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Is it time to upgrade?

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Hi guys. I want to upgrade my gpu. Currently the only game I play is dragon Age 2. The upgrade would mainly be for battlefield 3 when it comes out. My question is if there is going to be newer or better cards by the time battlefield is released or should i just bite the bullet.
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Might wanna upgrade the CPU too. How does Bad Company 2 run for you?
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I actually didnt get bad company 2 for pc. ended up getting it xbox I feel like my 3 cores at 4ghz is not holding me back nearly as much as my gpu.
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If you're waiting on BF3 you may want to bite the bullet and wait for Kepler GPUs.
That's what I'm doing, depending on how busy I am with college I may hold out for Maxwell [2013 or later]
You may want to buy an AMD quad if you can squeeze it in there, everything else looks good.
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Yeah im leaning on waiting to see whats around when BF3 comes out. Unless someone convinces me otherwise. the 6950 with an unlocked bios is so tempting!!
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