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Old 06-06-2011, 09:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Right now I have a Nvdia GTX 465. I want to upgrade a graphics card that can support 3 monitors. My price point in about $220. Any suggestions on what card I should get?

Im looking at the SAPPHIRE 100314-2SR Radeon HD 6870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card with Eyefinity but not sure if thats the right choice.
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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well u can only get Eyefinity if you have an AMD processor...
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well u can only get Eyefinity if you have an AMD processor...
No... It's an AMD Radeon HD 5xxx series or higher graphics card.
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I do have a amd processor... 2 quad cores infact
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The 6870 will support 3 monitors, and you'll see a boost in performance, not a huge boost, but a boost nonetheless.
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is there another card that is around the same price the will boost my performance more than the 6870?
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sorry i was thinking of AMD vision.....

anyway, if you're thinking of boosting it more than the 6870, you should lookinto the 6950. its about
50-70$ more expensive though, but its considered the best card out there for price and performance.
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thank you so much!
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