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post #21 of 24
I plan to upgrade my PSU, buy another 580, and add a little more RAM for BF3.. if that won't max it out (@ 1080p) at +60 avg FPS I quit.
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Of course this thread would go downhill. My guess is BF3 will like vram, and since scaling is generally pointless after the third card, my recommendation? Two 580/two 6970. You don't need a crazy Quad-SLI/Quadfire setup to play BF3, I guarantee you. Unless your picky, and require maximum settings/60fps.
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Just get a used 580 that has enough warranty left on it.
    
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Originally Posted by serp777 View Post
Wait how is it that three single gpus can be better than 4 6990s and 4 590s? I think its time to go back to middle school and learn the correct application of greater than and less than signs.
Edit: Also how can you talk about waste of money when you have a 42 inch screen and 2 580s? The price of two 580s is more expensive than the 5970. Herp derp.
TV size doesn't matter. I could have a 100" TV and it'd run as good as a 9 inch one at the same res.
    
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