Q: 2xGigabyte RADEON HD 5970 2GB or 1xSapphire RADEON HD 5970 4GB Tags: Graphics Cards HD Radeon Graphics Last response: August 5, 2010 9:07 AM in Graphics & Displays Share cocliosttro August 4, 2010 6:59:27 PM From what i wold gain more? More about : 2xgigabyte radeon 5970 2gb 1xsapphire radeon 5970 4gb pletopia August 4, 2010 7:02:38 PM just guessing here .. but 2 cards trumps 1 card (in this case having 4 cores is better then 2) since ultimately you have the same amount of vram for the framebuffer cocliosttro August 4, 2010 7:24:25 PM So 2 cards is better tho what motherboard should i get? Asus Socket 1366 RAMPAGE III EXTREME? Related resources Gtx 560 1gb or Radeon hd 5970 2gb - Forum Should I upgrade my Radeon HD 5970 2gb - Forum HD Radeon 5970 @ 4GB is out! Pics + Specs. Fastest Card as of now? - Forum Where To buy Sapphire Radeon HD 5970 2GB GDDR5 - Forum WTS: Saphire ATI Radeon HD 5970 OC Edition 2gb - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card August 5, 2010 4:04:01 AM ASUS Rampage II Extreme? You can add 4 cards into that motherboard... Since SLI is scaled better than CF then you will get more benefit from Nvidia cards. 2x GTX 470 or 2x GTX 480 are nice... Tamz_msc a b U Graphics card August 5, 2010 6:29:48 AM Man, you must have money growing on a tree in your garden. Emperus a b U Graphics card August 5, 2010 6:39:00 AM Which games and what resolution gaming are we discussing here.? Either of those setups is a massive overkill for a single 30" monitor gaming at its native resolution.. The Asus R3E is a great buy though.. cocliosttro August 5, 2010 6:48:12 AM i got 1x27 monitor This is system what i am thinking to buy http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/291818-13-gaming-co... I yust win dered how much crossfire boosts graphics. Far Cry in max settings with realistic mode etc. lowriderflow a b U Graphics card August 5, 2010 8:16:23 AM Wow... everything in this thread is overkill :0 Emperus a b U Graphics card August 5, 2010 8:26:06 AM It looks like you'll be good with a single 5970 2GB.. Don't get the Cosmos S though.. The HAF-X will be a better buy.. cocliosttro August 5, 2010 8:37:32 AM HAF-X is ugly case This is monitor i have: http://www.samsung.com/us/consumer/office/monitors/prem... one day i might get additional monitor. Tamz_msc a b U Graphics card August 5, 2010 9:07:50 AM cocliosttro said:HAF-X is ugly case This is monitor i have: http://www.samsung.com/us/consumer/office/monitors/prem... one day i might get additional monitor. Some think its ugly, others think its great.Its one way or the other.But it is indeed an excellent case. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSapphire Radeon R9 280X 3GB vs x2 XFX Radeon HD 5970 Black Edition 2 GB Forum SolvedSidestep from Radeon HD 5970 (2x1GB VRAM) to Radeon HD 7870 2 GB VRAM Forum SolvedBest card for 200? - WTF is wrong with my Radeon HD 5970 Forum Speedfan doesn't get along with Radeon HD 5970 Forum radeon 5970 hd gb sapphire thermal pads & paste ??? Forum SolvedUpgrade from Radeon HD 5970 Forum SolvedRadeon HD 5970 Pixelation & Crashing Forum SolvedNeed new Graphic Card as old Graphic Card (RADEON HD5970) is spoilt Forum Is my card dead? Xfx Radeon 5970 HD Forum SolvedHow many of u guys own the ATI Radeon HD 5970: The World's Fastest GPU Forum SolvedRadeon HD 5970 in 690 II Advanced case Forum SolvedXfx ATI Radeon HD 5970 in 790i Forum Upgrading ATI Radeon HD 5970 to GIGABYTE N670OC-2GD, worth it? Forum Radeon HD 5970 locking up on SOME games? :( Forum Radeon HD 5970 OC limitations? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !