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After getting my tax return I can't decide whether or not I want to go with a 570 instead... and then go SLI in the future...
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If your going to game on a 1080p 60Hz a single 560 or 570 will suffice.
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I went with a 570 because I wanted to have just a bit more VRAM to play with than 1GB, also the ASUS DirectCU570 which is pretty much universally regarded as the best 570 if you can fit triple slot is only $350. I really love the ASUS 570 and would highly recommend it.
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There is actually a gtx 570 twin frozr III listed on newegg. Its $10 cheaper than the twin frozr II which is kinda weird.

Nobody really has any info on it from what I have found and I haven't found any pictures of it yet.
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Now all that's left is 560ti TFIII.
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There is actually a gtx 570 twin frozr III listed on newegg. Its $10 cheaper than the twin frozr II which is kinda weird.

Nobody really has any info on it from what I have found and I haven't found any pictures of it yet.
werd... I can't wait to see pics of that card.
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Question, if I want to game on a 3 display setup, what single cards $360 or less would you guys recommend? My target price range is around $250-$360...

I've noticed that more of the AMD cards come with 2gb RAM which is nice but I don't know much about what Radeon cards have to offer over Nvidia or vice-versa...
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Question, if I want to game on a 3 display setup, what single cards $360 or less would you guys recommend? My target price range is around $250-$360...

I've noticed that more of the AMD cards come with 2gb RAM which is nice but I don't know much about what Radeon cards have to offer over Nvidia or vice-versa...
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Without a doubt it would be a 6950 unlocked to a 6970 or a real 6970 if you can afford it, and then OC whichever one you get. Running at triple screen resolutions the biggest bottleneck will be VRAM, even on just a single card.
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I'm also buying a 560 Ti within the next week, so I'm researching heavily.

Like most people I'm leaning towards the MSI N560GTX-TI Twin Frozr II/OC one as I really can't find a reason NOT to get it.

But I have been looking at this card

Palit GTX 560 Ti 2GB

I will NOT be upgrading again for quite some time so that much VRam would prevent a framebuffer bottleneck when Elder Scrolls Skyrim comes out. Sure, I could get a 1GB 560 Ti that's clocked slightly higher in other areas but that would mean nothing if playing at 1920x1080 in Skyrim would need a bigger framebuffer as going past what your framebuffer supports will instantly hammer the performance down. So quite possibly this would be a better choice as I expect Skyrim at 1920x1080 on average settings to break the 1gb framebuffer.

It's definitely something to consider if you won't be upgrading again for at least a couple of years, also depends on what you plan to play.

Though if you're able to SLI then everything I said is moot
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