Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › Moving from gtx275 to a 6970
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Moving from gtx275 to a 6970

post #1 of 2
Thread Starter 
What will I expect? I guess its a big jump and should be just about right for my monitor (1920x1080), but how will it fare with dx11 stuff like the latest Crysis 2 patch, and with newer games like Witcher 2? I'm a newbie when it comes to ati/amd, always used nvidia cards before so I hope I won't run into any problems.

Also, will my power supply be sufficient enough?
Mr. Ivy
(12 items)
 
Mr. Sandy
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3570k @ 4.6ghz Asrock z77 extreme4 EVGA GTX 780 SC ACX 2x4GB Corsair Vengeance LP 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 840 EVO 250gb WD Blue Thermaltake Frio OCK Windows 8 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
ASUS VG248QE Ducky Shine 3 Seasonic x750 Bitfenix Shinobi XL 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k @ 4.5ghz MSI p67a-gd65 AMD MSI 6970 2x2GB RipjawsX CL7 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
Seagate 1TB 7200.12 Windows 7 64bit Samsung PX2370 24in LED Elixir Alchemy 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
HEC Cougar 700w Modular Cooler Master 690 Generic optical mouse :) Scraps of paper 
  hide details  
Reply
Mr. Ivy
(12 items)
 
Mr. Sandy
(13 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3570k @ 4.6ghz Asrock z77 extreme4 EVGA GTX 780 SC ACX 2x4GB Corsair Vengeance LP 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 840 EVO 250gb WD Blue Thermaltake Frio OCK Windows 8 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
ASUS VG248QE Ducky Shine 3 Seasonic x750 Bitfenix Shinobi XL 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k @ 4.5ghz MSI p67a-gd65 AMD MSI 6970 2x2GB RipjawsX CL7 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
Seagate 1TB 7200.12 Windows 7 64bit Samsung PX2370 24in LED Elixir Alchemy 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
HEC Cougar 700w Modular Cooler Master 690 Generic optical mouse :) Scraps of paper 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 2
You will see a huge improvment. And yes your PSU will be just fine. Directx 11 on the 6 series cards is also really smooth. I've never played Crysis, but I heard that theres an issue with the tessellation. Other then that everything will run at max setting at that resolution and smoother than ever especially with that CPU.
Edited by WizrdSleevz - 7/17/11 at 9:25pm
F-U-B-A-R
(29 items)
 
HTPC
(17 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel 3930k Asus Sabertooth X79 Sapphire R9 290 Sapphire R9 290 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Corsair Vengeance 8GB 1600mhz (9-9-9-24) 1.4v Samsung 830 128gb Samsung 850 EVO 500gb WD Green 2TB 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Koolance CPU-380I BitsPower Fittings PrimoChill Advanced LRT Koolance R9 290 Waterblock 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Koolance R9 290 Waterblock XSPC Dual 5.25'' Bay Laing D5 Lamptron FC5-V2 AlphaCool NexXxos ST30 240mm 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
AlphaCool NexXxos ST30 120mm AlphaCool NexXxos XT45 180mm x3 NoiseBlocker E-Loop B12-3 Silverstone Air Penetrator AP181 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Alphacool VPP655 Windows 7 Pro 64bit Dell Ultrasharp U2711 Ducky Shine 2 Red Cherry MX 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
SeaSonic X-Series 1050w Corsair 650D Razer Mamba Razer Vespula 
Audio
Klipsch ProMedia 4.1's 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 3570k Asrock Z77E-ITX EVGA GTX 670 Samsung DDR3 4gb x2 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Crucial MSata 256gb Aqua Computer Cuplex Kryos HF Aqua Computer AquagraFX Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 240mm 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Swiftech MCP655 Gentle Typoon's AP-13 x2 Koolance Threaded Acetal Pump Base W/ Reservoir Bitspower 3/8-5/8 Matte Black Fittings 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home 64bit LG Electronics 47LM7600 Razer Lycosa SeaSonic X-750w 
Case
Arctic BitFenix Prodigy 
  hide details  
Reply
F-U-B-A-R
(29 items)
 
HTPC
(17 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel 3930k Asus Sabertooth X79 Sapphire R9 290 Sapphire R9 290 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Corsair Vengeance 8GB 1600mhz (9-9-9-24) 1.4v Samsung 830 128gb Samsung 850 EVO 500gb WD Green 2TB 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Koolance CPU-380I BitsPower Fittings PrimoChill Advanced LRT Koolance R9 290 Waterblock 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Koolance R9 290 Waterblock XSPC Dual 5.25'' Bay Laing D5 Lamptron FC5-V2 AlphaCool NexXxos ST30 240mm 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
AlphaCool NexXxos ST30 120mm AlphaCool NexXxos XT45 180mm x3 NoiseBlocker E-Loop B12-3 Silverstone Air Penetrator AP181 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Alphacool VPP655 Windows 7 Pro 64bit Dell Ultrasharp U2711 Ducky Shine 2 Red Cherry MX 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
SeaSonic X-Series 1050w Corsair 650D Razer Mamba Razer Vespula 
Audio
Klipsch ProMedia 4.1's 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 3570k Asrock Z77E-ITX EVGA GTX 670 Samsung DDR3 4gb x2 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Crucial MSata 256gb Aqua Computer Cuplex Kryos HF Aqua Computer AquagraFX Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 240mm 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Swiftech MCP655 Gentle Typoon's AP-13 x2 Koolance Threaded Acetal Pump Base W/ Reservoir Bitspower 3/8-5/8 Matte Black Fittings 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home 64bit LG Electronics 47LM7600 Razer Lycosa SeaSonic X-750w 
Case
Arctic BitFenix Prodigy 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: AMD/ATI
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › AMD/ATI › Moving from gtx275 to a 6970