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Hey I rebuilding my rig and just replaced my cfire 5770 with a 580. How much more power did I get? What should I do with it? I am just anxious to see what this thing can do.
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Run some benchmarks and compare your score like the Heaven benchmark and 3DMark11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by iball View Post
Hey I rebuilding my rig and just replaced my cfire 5770 with a 580. How much more power did I get? What should I do with it? I am just anxious to see what this thing can do.

How much more power did I get? >> Quite a bit. I would say, nearly 1.5 times or more.

What should I do with it? >> I am sending you a pm containing my address, mail it over.


I am just anxious to see what this thing can do. >> With a strange nasal voice I utter the words "it's the stuff that dreams are made of".

Congratz pal.
    
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post #4 of 33
Play games.
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water cool it and push for 1000 mhz core. i can get 965mhz out of mine. Mcw60 fits but mcw80 it to big
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Enjoy it.
    
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if you bought it to game with...then go crank up your games to MAXX settings and have fun
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You got one problem. People that spend $500 in 1 GPU already know what to do with it.
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post #9 of 33
Quote:
Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
You got one problem. People that spend $500 in 1 GPU already know what to do with it.
LOL!!!


@OP, just play dude, just play some games!! Thats what graphic cards were made for!! Enjoy it!!
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Tell it to cut your lawn.
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