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Originally Posted by MinitroN View Post
Since I shopped on newegg 1 minute ago.
560 Ti is significantly cheaper than the 6950.
They're the same price.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814125363

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150523

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Originally Posted by MinitroN View Post
570 is significantly cheaper than the 6970.
Significantly is 6%?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127554

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130613

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GTX 465 is cheaper than a HD 6790 <-- is this a joke?
No, they're exactly the same price.

I would discourage buying the GTX 465. It's only slightly more powerful than a GTX 280, and you can find those for as low as 50$ on eBay.
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post #12 of 20
The most expensive nVidia card on Newegg right now is $729 vs AMD is $529. And the price differences are really not that big IF you compare cards correctly.
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Buy what ever card you can afford.
    
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Both make excellent video cards. AMD have driver problems, just look around in these forums.
    
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Both make excellent video cards. AMD have driver problems, just look around in these forums.
No they don't... I have used both sides quite frequently and have never ever experienced any driver problems with either company.

Most of the driver problems are either PEBKAC or they just need to delete every driver file and re download.
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post #16 of 20
LOL, You let the dogs out!

Nvidia designs monolithic with huge transistor counts While ATI designs massive paralleling gpu's.

Both approaches have merits.

Both are great for gaming. Both have BAD drivers.

Nvidia has the edge on gpu computing.
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Keep it clean before I have to lock and issue infractions.
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post #18 of 20
i prefer nvidia over ati.. even though i got amd radeon 6870 now..
i wish i went for 560ti.. instead..
better performanca and alot better drivers...
amd is fail lately ... alot of hotfixes
it took them a queit awhile to fix BSOD problems.. AMD sucks
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...=STRK:MEWNX:IT





Ad Hominem attacks are pathetic.





And a GTX 570 can be overclocked to outperform a GTX 580.

The latter card can overclock too.





Wow, that's stupid.

An unlocked HD 6950 is equal in performance to an HD 6970.





Yeah, just too bad it doesn't work in F@H.





Call it what you want. It's 3.33.





http://tpucdn.com/reviews/NVIDIA/GeF...rfrel_2560.gif
Please link that $180 6950 is you weren't BSing. If you want to cheat I'll link burned out cards from nvidia on ebay too.

Are you implying all 6950s unlock to 6970s and advising people to unlock everything including the RAM? Because that's just retarded.

F@H is nothing but wasted bandwidth and electricity. I hardly see this as an advantage unless you just need a benchmark.

Again, are you saying the 6850 is comparable to the 560 Ti? Yes or No?

Answer the question.
    
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Alright enough. You guys can't have a civilized conversation comparing two graphics cards brands without discrimination and stooping down to insulting each other......

Sorry OP, but I have to lock this thread. If you'd like to find out the differences, please just google the differences via benchmark sites. You are also more than welcome to PM the more helpful members that can actually give you an unbiased answer. But please don't start a thread like this again.

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