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Your gpu isn't at 100% always, don't lie.

Secondly there is no debate. I've had a 965 at 4.3Ghz and a 1090T at 4.5GHz and they both bottlenecked a single 470.
My 1055T bottlenecks my GTX480 and that's bad enough, only notice the bottlenecks in benchmark sessions though, I have to get the Northbridge to 3300MHz+ just to get rid of the bottleneck
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My 1055T bottlenecks my GTX480 and that's bad enough, only notice the bottlenecks in benchmark sessions though, I have to get the Northbridge to 3300MHz+ just to get rid of the bottleneck

My GTX 570 is always at 99% in games thinking.gif
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Buy Intel, there's no way Bulldozer is going to match SB, I'm sorry to say.
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Your gpu isn't at 100% always, don't lie.

Secondly there is no debate. I've had a 965 at 4.3Ghz and a 1090T at 4.5GHz and they both bottlenecked a single 470.
From Heaven benchmark not 2 mins ago


Stop being a fanboy
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My GTX 570 is always at 99% in games
Same here, it flucuates around 87-99% for me, and in benchmarking sessions, it's still the same, it never stay at a constant 99% unless there are some massive clocks on my Northbridge
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From Heaven benchmark not 2 mins ago


Stop being a fanboy
Stop failing.

Heaven is a GPU bound test.

Are you new?

Follow my link if you think I'm a fanboy. I just tell it like it is, you should try it some time.

Want to prove something?

Run 3d mark vantage and show me your msi afterburner gpu usage for both the gpu tests. You know what... don't worry about it, I've already ran it at 4.3 and 4.4 ghz and I got a 30% bottleneck in some areas.
    
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Never argue with Balla... lachen.gif
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lol and I thought my post was pretty fair and square and totally unbiased.

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$219, that isn't bad MC is $180 but meh it's worth it.

Are you planning SLI? Or play games like World of Warcraft?

If yes, go... go now... get it.


If no, then meh... probably not worth the price difference between it and the 955. I'd just upgrade to a Phenom II if thats all the gpu power you're planning to have. You'll still bottleneck a bit but it won't be horrid like it was when the asus guy tried to run quad sli on a 1100T.

The thing to remember with the "waiters" is that even if bulldozer is faster, you'll have at least had your i5-2500k for several months already. Not only that, even in the off chance that bulldozer is anywhere near the level of the i5-2500k in gaming, the i5-2500k won't be slow. So unless you're planning quad SLI, there is NO reason to wait.
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Stop failing.

Heaven is a GPU bound test.

Are you new?

Follow my link if you think I'm a fanboy. I just tell it like it is, you should try it some time.

Want to prove something?

Run 3d mark vantage and show me your msi afterburner gpu usage for both the gpu tests. You know what... don't worry about it, I've already ran it at 4.3 and 4.4 ghz and I got a 30% bottleneck in some areas.
30 percent where? LOL
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