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I'm already considering a upgrade. Now I need to know if its honestly worth it since today these cards were honestly struggling in Medal of Honor maxed out and has a hard time running Crysis 2 at times.. ( Sig Rig ) Is it going to be worth it or should I just wait? I play MOH, BC2, StarCraft, WoW, BulletStorm, basically all the high top notch games out and i'm kinda interested in the upgrade. I'm selling the cards on eBay and then going to put that towards a upgrade towards a eVGA card, because i'd like to stick with nVidia annoyed with ATI and there crappy cards

Options
1.) Sell the 5870's and get 2 GTX 570's.
2.) Keep the 5870's, because its a waste of my money.
3.) Get 1 580
4.) Something you think is worth it, ( Give me more idea's)


Now I honestly would appreciate the help and it may need a PSU upgrade but im willing to do it so this computer is good untill I decide to put more money into it. I'm not hesitiating on spending money if I have it so dont hold back any opinon's. I'm not looking for 2 590's. I'd rather do 2 570's and a 3rd later. or 2 580s with the 3rd later. Suggestions please!!
post #2 of 21
If your annoyed with the ATi cards then get rid. I would personally go for the 2 580's if you can stretch it that far, might aswell go for the best if you can right.
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post #3 of 21
i would sell those cards and get one 6990
post #4 of 21
The same of what say vtech1... 6990 i think is the best option
post #5 of 21
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Yeah I was thinking of one but I'm annoyed with ATI. There cards just don't seem to be as good it seems like nVidia is topping them. I'm not sure but keep the idea's coming Im liking both the 580's and the 6990 they were thoughts but. Who knows!
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Get 2x580s or perhaps 2x570s in SLI????
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Was shooting for 570's in SLI. Maybe even the 580's. Nice to see someone else in NY. Im near Syracuse.
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Was shooting for 570's in SLI. Maybe even the 580's. Nice to see someone else in NY. Im near Syracuse.
Ah nice

Yeah to me when i considered the price differential between the 570 and the 580 i thought the performance wasnt really worth it, its around $150 for an average 10fps difference in most things

Also look because a lot of the 570 cards have rebates and special pricing, making the cards $280-300 each, you could theoretically get a pair of them for not much more than a single 580
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Good performance though? No need for a upgrade in PSU I would think correct?
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2x570's is the most logical for higher-end nvidia. 6990 for ATI/AMD
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