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Get 2 6970's and the rest goes to watercooling blocks.
    
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post #32 of 36
6990, the i7 860 is fine. Then save up for a waterblock to tame the monster
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post #33 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by robwadeson View Post
Get 2 6970's and the rest goes to watercooling blocks.
that would cost more than a 6990 (the 6970s alone)
     
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post #34 of 36
Like everyone else has already said, why were you even considering the GTX 590 in the first place? The 6990 is superior in every way possible, except maybe noise. The 590 was a big disappointment, I wouldn't recommend anyone to buy it.
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Originally Posted by Spykerv View Post
why would you upgrade an i7 860?
sorry didn't see that post thought the CPU from the sig that's good
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Here's another vote for the 6990. With the weak design of the 590 and Nvidia attempting to cover up a design flaw by nerfing the card even more, there is absolutely no reason to buy a 590. This is coming from a guy who dodged a bullet by getting a 570 that actually doesn't explode from a little voltage.
 
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