Pros: Run very cool, first 22mm technology, very fast cards.
Cons: Drivers are still very mature.
Test Bench: 980x @ 4.4GHz Asus Rampage 3 Extreme 6GB G.Skill Ripjaws @ 2000 Corsair Performance Pro 256GB 1050w Corsair PSU AMD Catalyst 12.3 Pre-Certified driver Futuremark Vantage: 1000/1425 1085/1575 Futuremark 2011: 1000/1425 1085/1575 Metro 2033: Battlefield 3: - Crysis 2: Quote:The AMD 7970's are one hell of a beast of cards, and run very cool. The great thing about this new technology is they run super cool as well without needing the fan at 100%. Crysis 2, Battlefield 3, and Metro 2033 run great and there is no lag whatsoever, when the drivers first launch BF3 and Crysis 2 were having issues with MSAA, but not anymore, seems AMD picked it up and fixed the issue,...(read more)