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Hmm guys I'm torn I love the honesty but in my life experience you can't beat buying that new technology. Would i be making a fatal flaw if I sold.both 5830s in box new for 1 6970 as I will spend the 25 dollars.extra to get the 6970 if its worth it.
    
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Is be just trying to make a beast machine for crysis 2 star craft blue rays benchmark bragging rights
    
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IMO, moving forward is better, plus the 6xxx series Crossfires a lot better if you get a second card. I'm moving up from 6870 x-fire to 6990 now.
Edited by ezveedub - 3/29/11 at 11:21pm
     
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umm have you sold your 2 6860s?
    
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umm have you sold your 2 6860s?
No, I still have the 6870's
     
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The pictures are showing reference models, any way you can assure that they are?

Also, deals are on and off all the time, hence why I mentioned my local store. You never know when you can get lucky
Stefy is correct.

2GB references that will unlock aren't being sold anymore so now you're risking the chance to get a real 6950 and not an unlockable one.

If you made your argument a month or so before, then it would be valid, but at this point in time, the chances of getting a NEW 2gb ref 6950 is slim.

Open box time.

Plus newegg? pfft, u act like it's Newegg or nothing. There's amazon for us people who get taxed.
    
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