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My 6950 got lonely

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And my psu kept complaining about how its never used enough ... so I pulled the trigger and just ordered another ref. 2gb 6950 (msi, hopefully shaders unlock) to go crossfire for the first time ever in my life

I wanna cry for the money, but I was compelled


Congratulate me, scorn me, do whatever you want lol, but how much hotter are the temps gonna get with 2 of these sexy ladies?
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post #2 of 21
Congrats. I love crossfire, havent had any issues ever. i ran dual 5870's for over a year.

The top one will run 5-10c hotter but its normal.
Edited by mastical - 4/7/11 at 12:13pm
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top card for sure will hotter than the lower card..
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post #4 of 21
enjoy 2 cards man!!
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thanks alot! I swear no more spending on this pc for 2 years ...
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post #6 of 21
Congrats. I too am itching to crossfire.


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thanks alot! I swear no more spending on this pc for 2 years ...
I'll give you a month, 2 tops.
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post #7 of 21
Congratulations, you wont regret it...unless your playing crysis 2 lol.
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post #8 of 21
If you stay with 1 monitor it will be blazing fast. If you move to 3 monitors, 2 cards will not be enough, hell sometimes I think even 3 cards isn't enough lol.
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post #9 of 21
2 6950's for 1080p

It's like having a Ferrari but only using it to drive to work in rush hour traffic.

But yes I am jealous... enjoy the cards.
post #10 of 21
You'll love it but it's kind of a waste with only 1 monitor....
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