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Old 01-14-2011, 02:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So I have about 300$ - 400$ for any upgrades, I was thinking of going 570's in sli, but

at 1920 x 1080 do I need that much power? So tell me what I should do.
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You would be the best to answer that i guess, How do your games run with one GTX 570?
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Default Re: Upgrading my rig.

A GTX 570 is great for games right now... How big is your monitor? I personally would go with a higher res 24" or better LCD monitor. Something in the 1900x1200 range...

Newegg.com - ASUS VW266H Black 25.5" 2ms(GTG) HDMI Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 1000:1 (ASCR 20000:1) Built in Speakers w/ component connector

Even has HDMI support if you want to hook up as a TV.
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Newegg.com - Link Depot 6 ft. HDMI TO HDMI A/V Cable Model HDMI-2-HDMI - Cables

I'd do what Nukem suggested...although, I prefer LG screens...but that's just me. Also HDMI cable for HD. (Also you might want to buy monitor from local retail instead of online...)
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Well the games I play are, WoW, HoN, CoD,and various HL2 games. So my next question is there a huge difference between games at 1900 x 1200?
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I wouldn't bother with a 1900 x 1200 resolution; just stick with 1920 x 1080 ..HD is fine
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