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so reference is better than a non-refernence? or...
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post #42 of 54
If your going to buy a 6950, Reference of course
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ok sweet thanks!!! (:
yes im going with the 6950!!!

any good links u have handy for a 6950 that is referenced??
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post #44 of 54
Gtx 580 is a much better card. I've owned one before, and if you've got the money, the gtx 580 is the ultimate card. It is cool, quiet, and fast as hell.
Edited by Behemoth777 - 4/13/11 at 10:36pm
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post #45 of 54
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ok sweet thanks!!! (:
yes im going with the 6950!!!

any good links u have handy for a 6950 that is referenced??
(:
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i was going to aim for the 580 but someone mentioned my setup is weak and it wouldnt matter if i got the 6950 or 580 i believe... /=
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Yep, Bottleneck waiting to happen
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post #48 of 54
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Originally Posted by rawrjaay View Post
i was going to aim for the 580 but someone mentioned my setup is weak and it wouldnt matter if i got the 6950 or 580 i believe... /=
It's still going to be a massive upgrade from what you have now. Then later, you can upgrade your cpu/mobo. You will only notice a bottleneck in cpu intensive games like sc2 and bc2.
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post #49 of 54
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well what would i be looking at to upgrade?
what speed processor and motherboard are u guys thinking about??
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Originally Posted by rawrjaay View Post
well what would i be looking at to upgrade?
what speed processor and motherboard are u guys thinking about??
I used to be an amd fanboy before I had this 2500k. Nuff said.

Get yourself a 2500k and a p67 board, and let it blow your mind.
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