Closed Which of the two (300$ Budget) Tags: Graphics Cards Unlock Graphics Product Last response: March 10, 2012 11:10 AM in Graphics & Displays Share meagainstyou March 9, 2012 11:23:52 PM Hey I was wondering whether I should get this 580 http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item... or get a 6950 and hope to unlock it to a 6970 http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item... Thanks in advance. Also will somebody pls tell me what the difference is between these 2 video cards to increase the price by sooooo much. http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item... http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item... Again thanks a lot for your help. More about : 300 budget Best solution thesh0gun March 9, 2012 11:32:02 PM Share Get the 570, the 6970 is on par with it and it's unlikely that the 6950 will unlock to the 6970. Also the 560 and 550 are two different cards. refillable a c 175 U Graphics card March 10, 2012 2:26:17 AM The 570 is a better deal really. Related resources Corsair Carbide 300 r vs antec nine hundred two v3 - Forum Energy Efficient HTPC, Budget $ 300 - Forum $ 300 budget . Need advice - Forum Potentially Upgrading GPU within one month, $ 300 budget - Forum Upgrade to Radeon 6970 or 7850 on $ 300 budget - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DM186 a c 179 U Graphics card March 10, 2012 3:14:53 AM ^+1 I have to agree the 570 is the best bang for the buck. It is easy to OC it and it will handle just about anything you can through at it. Good luck meagainstyou March 10, 2012 4:47:12 AM Best answer selected by meagainstyou. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources GPU for Battlefield 3, COD Call of Duty 2012_ Budget USD $ 300 -330 Forum Upgrading XFX 5850, $ 300 -350 Budget Forum One 12V rail vs two (or three)? | Antec 300 vs Cooler Master HAF 912? Forum Need New Build $ 300 -$600 Budget Forum $1200 Max budget . Two options to choose from. First build. Help? Forum 300 Budget D3 PC Forum $ 300 Great Budget PC Forum $ 300 Card, Which one? Forum Which card for $ 300 max? Forum Non Gaming Extreme Budget PC $ 300 -350 Forum Best GPU Set up on a $ 300 dollar budget ? Forum Will a PCIe 3.0 card work in a PCIe x16 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 !