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Old April 24, 2012, 08:25 PM
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My System Specs


Originally Posted by Theolonious View Post
I have a single AMD HD 6950 2gb, and I'm about to purchase another. For a processor, I have the AMD Phenom II 955 BE, overclocked to 3.8ghz, but I think this will be a bit of a bottleneck. My motherboard is AM3+, and I would rather not switch to an intel board, so what processors would be best to prevent bottlenecks with my new Crossfire setup?
I have a few questions. How much ram do you have? What resolution are you running?

A Phenom II clocked at 3.8GHz is pretty potent for gaming. If you're running at least 8Gb of ram and massive resolution (i.e. - eyefinity) you may not see any difference between your 955 and an x6 Thuban.
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