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So is this fake or not?
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post #132 of 148
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Originally Posted by KarmaWaffles View Post
So is this fake or not?
Without a doubt. If it was possible then you'd be seeing it in the news section
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post #133 of 148
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Originally Posted by amstech View Post
I already stated it wouldn't surprise me to see that a little has changed.
I admitted that already.

:facepalm:

What this seems to be about now is the amount.
Lets revise shall we?

It's been 18 months since I last looked when NOTHING supported it, and you've mentioned 1, maybe 2 games that support it properly. Someone posted a chart showing 7 games can benefit but in many of those cases its 5-15 FPS, or very poor 4th GPU scaling. As poor as it gets.

So, with these results, would you, today, go out and buy a quad setup?
I don't think anyone who wouldn't have before would do it now, but I certainly think anyone that would have before would do it now, just to do it.

Buts lets be clear.
It has improved some since I last looked, but the results are atrocious for what you pay, and the amount of games are basically next to nothing that run well on it.

MY opinion hasn't changed that its a complete waste of money, but (again) thats just my .02.





A game that runs it well! OMG everyone go buy Quad GPU's!
lol.
Very poor scaling on vegas benchmarks?? Are we looking at the same results?
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Originally Posted by amstech View Post
Those usage charts are useless.


4 GPU's is a waste, period.

Toms Hardware has proven it along with other reliable sources.
Not some half ass inaccurate usage chart from some noobie on OCN. (no offense, and this topic isn't new)

Little has changed since Tom's Review, now 7 games do but the 4th GPU usage is so poor its basically not a factor, or much of one. Thats not mentioning driver issues and micro stutter.

How many times do I have to repeat myself?
Do you read posts or skip through them?

There is hard data from very good sources like Toms Hardware PROVING you wrong. Post something relevant or stop it with the back and forth childish "oh yeah they do crap".
What? Im not being childish I just dont like people posting misinformation, 4 GPU's are used in some games. Period.

What would you know anyway you have one 570. Lol.

Thanks, Sir Overkill.
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post #135 of 148
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What would you know anyway you have one 570. Lol.
Thanks, Sir Overkill.
Yeah I don't like to throw away money.
There's a sucker born everyday.

My 570 is faster then a stock 580 for $150 less.
They make a 2.5GB 570 now making a 1.5GB 580 look rather slim.
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post #136 of 148
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Originally Posted by amstech View Post
Yeah I don't like to throw away money.
There's a sucker born everyday.

My 570 is faster then a stock 580 for $150 less.
They make a 2.5GB 570 now making a 1.5GB 580 look rather slim.
Well I dont throw money away, throwing money away is like gambling or buying drugs or drinks for me buying PC parts isnt.

And lol my stock 580 can be Overclocked aswell, so your 570 isnt faster.

Thanks, Sir Overkill.
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post #138 of 148
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Well I dont throw money away, throwing money away is like gambling or buying drugs or drinks for me buying PC parts isnt.

And lol my stock 580 can be Overclocked aswell, so your 570 isnt faster.

Thanks, Sir Overkill.
Now your just flinging poo.
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Originally Posted by Sir Overkill View Post
Well I dont throw money away, throwing money away is like gambling or buying drugs or drinks for me buying PC parts isnt.

And lol my stock 580 can be Overclocked aswell, so your 570 isnt faster.

Thanks, Sir Overkill.
Agreed.
 
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post #140 of 148
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Originally Posted by amstech View Post
Yeah I don't like to throw away money.
There's a sucker born everyday.

My 570 is faster then a stock 580 for $150 less.
They make a 2.5GB 570 now making a 1.5GB 580 look rather slim.

Lol, two GPUs makes you a sucker. Some of us on this site are grownups who have real jobs and the cost of a GPU is a pittance. I guess it's a sucker bet if you work at McDonalds?

Your OC'd card is faster than a stock card? INCREDIBLE! Too bad 580's can't be overclocked to compensate for that massive advantage that you're gaining there oh wait.

You are terrible troll and you look really foolish changing your b.s. "facts" around retroactively as people prove you wrong.
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