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I've put that tosser on ignore lol.
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Originally Posted by Blindsay View Post
umm the post i linked is pretty reliable and you look like a fool for changing your story.
You went from saying NOT 1 SINGLE GAME USES MORE THAN 3 GPUS
...
Well I admitted a little has changed since the last I looked.
But not really...7 measly games and horrible 4th GPU usage?
You don't comprehend/read very well.

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to well they dont scale very well.... As soon as we proved you wrong you changed your story.
A handful of games run it poorly.
I'll admit to that. Happy?


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and i even did the math for you (i assumed it was too hard for you to figure out on your own) and calculated the % increase over 3 cards and it was actually damn close to the theoretical max, indicating 4 way was preforming well.
You didn't do jack crap.
My 95% useless is based on the 4th GPU usage, overall issues and lack of games that use it.
The results haven't changed much since the last time I looked, overall quad GPU setups are overkill/waste.

The post where someone used crapware for GPU usage is 100% useless.
It's been shown multiple times in this thread and many others prior I have been in on, by REAL sources, not whiny posters like you or some half ass GPU usage chart that could be picking up anything, its common sense not to use those as a reference for real knowledge of how a game utilizes GPU's. Only a complete noob would take those with more then a grain of salt. Thanks for letting us know how clueless and mal-informed you are. (Personally, I could tell from your first post.

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Originally Posted by Blindsay View Post
You are the only who has provided no (current) evidence of your claim, so if anyone is spouting their OPINION as fact it's you...
Its a fact only handful of games use it and use it poorly.
4 GPU setups are a waste of money and time, as proven my Toms Hardware, a reputable site.

Want to know for yourself?
Look it up. Find me better results and more games and prove me wrong.
That or close the front door.
Edited by amstech - 7/7/11 at 9:56am
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Well I admitted a little has changed since the last I looked.
But not really...7 measly games and horrible 4th GPU usage?
You don't comprehend/read very well.


A handful of games run it poorly.
I'll admit to that. Happy?



You didn't do jack crap.
My 95% useless is based on the 4th GPU usage, overall issues and lack of games that use it.
What your math is based on means NOTHING. Yuo have NOTHING but a useless, whiny opinion because you don't like what you are hearing. Too bad.


Its a fact only handful of games use it and use it poorly.
4 GPU setups are a waste of money and time, as proven my Toms Hardware, a reputable site.

Nice rant.
if anyone cant read its you, the 4th gpu gets used quite well. using vegas numbers as i posted before

A 33% increase over 3 gpus would be perfect
In
F1 - 21%
Lost Planet - 30%
A-10C - 24%
AvP - 40%
Crysis 2 - 17%
Batman - 29%
Metro2033 - 36%

Average increase - 28% over 3 cards which is damn close to the pefect number of 33%

edit: and still you have NOTHING to back up your claims
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if anyone cant read its you, the 4th gpu gets used quite well. using vegas numbers as i posted before

A 33% increase over 3 gpus would be perfect
In
F1 - 21%
Lost Planet - 30%
A-10C - 24%
AvP - 40%
Crysis 2 - 17%
Batman - 29%
Metro2033 - 36%
Source?

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u still you have NOTHING to back up your claims

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...ng,2061-5.html

Read. Comprehend. Learn.
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LMAO...that report is from 2008!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Time to wake up and sniff the Sanka bud....weclome to 2011!!!!

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Core i7: 4-Way CrossFire, 3-way SLI, Paradise?
2:50 AM - November 4, 2008 by Chris Angelini
...again, bring something current to the table or shut up already!!!
Edited by Canis-X - 7/7/11 at 10:09am
   
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LMAO...that report is from 2008!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I know!


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...again, bring something current to the table or shut up already!!!
again, bring something current to the table or shut up already!
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http://www.hardwareheaven.com/review...a-2-physx.html

I will admit some things have changed in the last 18 months.
But the changes are small, mostly next to nothing.

March 2011.
Still overkill. Still a waste of money.

Just my .02.
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Originally Posted by amstech View Post
http://www.hardwareheaven.com/review...a-2-physx.html

I will admit some things have changed in the last 18 months.
But the changes are small, mostly next to nothing.

March 2011.
Still overkill. Still a waste of money.

Just my .02.
I was going to post the vegas scaling thread but someone already did. We see near perfect scaling in some games and you just blow it away claiming it false... I just... don't even know what to say.

If you think tech don't change during 3 years then well..... And waste of money is defined by the user... If I had the money for 4x GTX 580 and water cooling for them I would definetly buy it (not for 1080p though, which Vega doesn't play at either). If I want a decent gaming experience at ridicilous resolutions I wouldn't call it a waste of money or overkill.

And btw about that mafia 2 bench in the quote, I bet they ran it on a poop CPU, as you can see on Vegas thread when you have the CPU power thing scales.
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Recluse, get rid of that picture before a mod sees it. You need to read the ToS.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by amstech View Post
http://www.hardwareheaven.com/review...a-2-physx.html

I will admit some things have changed in the last 18 months.
But the changes are small, mostly next to nothing.

March 2011.
Still overkill. Still a waste of money.

Just my .02.
Yep, things have changed and so should your opinion on the matter. Think about it, multiple monitor gaming just started with the ATI 5xxx series before that, nothing. Do you think that the games from yester-year are going to scale at all?....How about the idea of quad GPU's? Not very old either when you think about it. There was no need for quad GPU's running on 1680x1050 res. We are just now getting into support for 5760x 1080/1200 res, where these cards pull themselves away from the rest.

Aside from that, the review you linked.....severely unoptimized drivers and ATI was test with a beta version??? That equals epic fail right there.

Quote:
Windows 7 Ultimate x64
DirectX 9/10/11 (November 2010)
Forceware 267.84
Catalyst 11.4 Beta (CAP4)
.....reading through the review there were times where they mentioned using a more recent driver pack for the 590's and noted significant performance increases.

This has gone on long enough for me. If I had another week to play with you I would whittle away at you just enough so that you would finally retract your original statement in its entirety. Sorry, but I don't have that kind of time or patience. Go on thinking the way that you do, you are entitled to it, but you really need to phrase your statements that clearly show that you are stating opinion not fact, because as you see your supposed "facts" from your earlier post have changed now haven't they.

Oh, and you still have not proved that Tri-SLi/Xfire is a better solution than a quad......LMAO

I don't have to prove anything....I have had quad ATI's and quad nVidia's, I have experienced the power, you don't seem to have had any quad setups nor does it appear that you have had any tri setups either.....kinda funny that you are making such a big deal out of it. Now go troll somewhere else before you revise your "facts" again.
   
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