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May 23, 2012 2:56:38 PM


Hi there, i waould like to upgrade my GPU i am thinking about going for another ASUS 6870 in CF or get another GPU more "future proof" for long term use.



APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE:Next two weeks maybe a month.BUDGET RANGE:USD $400 After Rebates

USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT : Gaming [Starcraft 2 ,LoL, WoW, Diablo 3 and some Steam games], Home, Daily use)

CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY :Asus 6870 DC, Corsair AX850)

OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS:
CPU = AMD FX-8120 OC @ 3.6... yes i know Not for gaming... :( 
MoBo = ASUS Crosshair Formula V
Memory = Corsair Vengance 8 gig

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com,
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:US, Puerto Rico

PARTS PREFERENCES: Brand ASUS

OVERCLOCKING:GPU overclocking dont thinks so.
MaybeSLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes!

MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 right now my monitor is that resolution may upgrade later

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS:May add another monitor down the road.

Comments on other things i should take care in my computer are more than welcome. just dont say sell the CPU. :D 

Thank you.

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May 23, 2012 3:29:41 PM

Hi and thanks for the reply.

quick question is the 7870 far better than 6870 CF? and save 200$?

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