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Old 01-11-2011, 04:36 PM   #1
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Hey Guys, I am looking into graphic cards. I was wondering, Whats the better option?

Crossfire two of these as I have one already and of course there compatible.
-http://www.videocardshop.co.uk/viewproduct.aspx?part=HD-587A-CNF9&from=http://www.videocardshop.co.uk/search.aspx%3fsub%3dRadeon%2bHD5000%2bSeries

Or not crossfire and just get one of these
-http://www.videocardshop.co.uk/viewproduct.aspx?part=HD-687A-ZNBC&from=http://www.videocardshop.co.uk/search.aspx%3fsub%3dRadeon%2bHD6000%2bSeries

Or if anyone has another other suggestions help me out here please.

-Thanks Luke
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What size monitor and resolution, and what games do you play?
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My monitor is a 24" This one - IIyama Prolite E2472HD 24" Widescreen LED Monitor - Black [PLE2472HD]

I am getting this monitor on Saturday so not sure what resolution ill be using on it.

I do a range of things, Play WoW, Crysis, Minecraft. I also do HD editing in sony Vegas.

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You won't need cross fire, and your current GPU is fine. The 6x series cards are currently actually slower than the 5870 (even for a 6870) in some aspects. You're better off just hanging on to the 5870.
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