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This whole forum is turning into a war...AMD vs Intel, AMD vs Nvidia, Anything vs Apple, Console vs PC, SB vs Nehalem it is turning really childish lately.
You sir, have inspired me.
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post #62 of 70
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People always bash tom's. Why bash them? There charts are consistant with their benchmark results. DEAL WITH IT.


I accidentally one of your guidelines.
    
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post #63 of 70
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Actually the 6970 and 570 are pretty much as neck and neck as you can get. The 570 may respond to clocks higher, but then there's that VRM issue. Really depends on what price you can find them for.

See here: http://www.hardwareheaven.com/review...s-warhead.html

Each bests each other in different games - in Crysis Wardhead min/avg FPS is the same, with only the max FPS discrepancy of 3. Keep in mind these are both overclocked to their full potential.
Not really. The 570 can OC way above 900mhz
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Not really. The 570 can OC way above 900mhz
Sure if you want to risk your card going up in flames.
post #65 of 70
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Originally Posted by SIMPSONATOR View Post
People always bash tom's. Why bash them? There charts are consistant with their benchmark results. DEAL WITH IT.
Because they're as biased as media gets. Or at least, some of their journalists are.
Edited by Homeles - 5/11/11 at 10:39pm
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post #66 of 70
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Because they're as biased as media gets.
No, they aren't. They are doing a review site bast on the best bang for the buck. It's well known that AMD and ATI have been the best "deal" for a few years now.
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post #67 of 70
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Sure if you want to risk your card going up in flames.
Hahaha...I have seen a bunch OC it to those levels on air. Bottom line you will get more benefit per oc than the 6970.
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post #68 of 70
the GTS 450 and 5770 are overpriced at the 100 dollar pricepoint IMHO.

I mean they are ok cards, but basically I paid 100 bucks for cards almost a year ago that performs better compared to both of them. The market is constantly rehashing stuff with just a die shrink and with a new name..

If they can get the prices down on the 460 1GB and 5850 to around 100 bucks then that would be great for gamers.
    
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8800 GTX is the king and always will be
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post #70 of 70
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Teaching people how to think? My god don't let this man run a country! How dare people think for themselves and come to their own conclusions.
I heard there was a position opening up at Apple in marketing.
Edited by smash_mouth01 - 5/14/11 at 2:30am
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