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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-11-2019, 07:27 AM - Thread Starter
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From CF 6970 to RTX 2060

Its been 10 years or more since I build my last computer and I've been slowly acquiring components, next purchase will the the GPU. Will I see a noticeable difference from CF 6970 to RTX 2060? For games like Witch 3 and more modern games at 1080P preferably maxed?

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-11-2019, 07:34 AM
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I would wait for Navi. Its around the corner. To answer your quest, Yes 2060 is a big upgrade.

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Quote: Originally Posted by DorkSterr View Post
Its been 10 years or more since I build my last computer and I've been slowly acquiring components, next purchase will the the GPU. Will I see a noticeable difference from CF 6970 to RTX 2060? For games like Witch 3 and more modern games at 1080P preferably maxed?

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The RTX 2060 is about 160%-200% faster. It should play everything maxed out at 1080p.

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It would be an extremely substantial upgrade. But if you are still rocking a core 2 quad or something the benifits wont be /as/ good.


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Any thing current would be an upgrade but for the price of a 2060GTX you could go RX 570 8Gb and Free Sync display .

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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-19-2019, 05:33 PM
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Any thing current would be an upgrade but for the price of a 2060GTX you could go RX 570 8Gb and Free Sync display .

And lose a fktone of performance along the way

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