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Old November 24, 2012, 05:47 AM
upcoast604 upcoast604 is offline
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Definatly keep the 960 cpu and overclock it.
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Crossfiring 6870s, most games that I have do ok with it but the ones that don't are BF3, mafia II and cod black ops.

Some games that I have that work well with 6870s xfire are Crysis 2, bfbc2, sniper elite v2.

I'd also suggest a 7950/70, the problem with 6870s is 1GB ram.
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