Need help, is 6950 the way to go? Tags: Graphics Cards Reviews Graphics Product Last response: April 9, 2011 5:15 PM in Graphics & Displays Share chchom22 April 9, 2011 4:35:46 PM i will assembling a new computer within the week, and i am stumped on what graphics card to buy. i was sold on the 6950, especially the 2gb, because of its unlockability and consumer reviews. BUT do the charts show http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2011-gaming-graphics... that http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... is the better buy? i was sold on the 560ti for a while, but lately 6950 reviews have changed my mind. are there better options that im missing? basically im looking to spend under 300$, 300$ being pushing it and 250$ being perfect....(currently most sold on the sapphire 6950 2g) More about : 6950 Embra a b U Graphics card April 9, 2011 5:10:43 PM Depends on what you are playing. Both good cards: Comparison One can always find charts to support one view or another, best to look at several. And yes, a 2gb version of the 6950 can be unlocked. The higher the resolution, the better the 6950 becomes in comparison. m 0 l whemian April 9, 2011 5:15:16 PM 6950 2gb unlocked o/c is better than gtx560s at 1gz+ ... i use one 950/1450 rock stable it rocks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved(Virgin Builder- First build ) Half way done but need help so It doesnt explode and melt my face off please Forum SolvedI think my GPU is damaged but I got no way to test it. Need help. Forum SolvedLooking to go SLI on an existing build, need help Forum SolvedNeed help asap! Is this a good way to transfer old files to my new pc and ... Forum Solved780 classifieds in 2 way sli need help Forum Solvedneed some help with my first build (trying to go a little cheap) Forum SolvedI need help finding a way to block my kids from wifi time to time. Forum SolvedSmall school needs network is the router with connected switch the way to go? Forum SolvedNEED HELP Cpu temperature way too high Forum SolvedGo with 2 AMD HD6950 or 1 R9 270x/280? Forum SolvedI need help on finding a way to use fm on my AM radio. Forum SolvedOld GPU going out - Need help where to go next! Forum SolvedNeed help deciding which ap to go for Forum Solved2Way or 1way?! NEED HELP! Forum SolvedTwo way, Three way SLI? Need help! Forum SolvedNeed Help Overclocking My HD 6950 2GB Forum Solvedneed help overclocking a q9550 on a XFX nForce 780i 3-Way SLI Forum SolvedWeird 6950 Scaling problems. NEED HELP Forum SolvedNeed help with motherboard selection to go with other pieces Forum Solved6+2 pin pci-e connector won't go all the way in 6 pin pci-e slot 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 !