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Originally Posted by Abs.exe;15465551 
Worst thread ever.
Both are GPU's able to max the game

What about the vRam?

Memory Bandwidth?

Texel Rate?

Pixel rate?


Just because I have 13 posts doesen't mean I'm a ******* idiot.

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post #12 of 61
6970 goes head to head with a 580. Does that help you? Can't go wrong with a 6970 accounting price/performance ratio.
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Originally Posted by -Frostbite-;15465588 
Just because I have 13 posts doesen't mean I'm a ******* idiot.

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Nobody said that about you.. is that how you feel about yourself? tongue.gif
post #14 of 61
Quote:
Originally Posted by -Frostbite-;15465588 
What about the vRam?

Memory Bandwidth?

Texel Rate?

Pixel rate?


Just because I have 13 posts doesen't mean I'm a ******* idiot.

-Frostbite-

No one said you were..
post #15 of 61
Quote:
Originally Posted by -Frostbite-;15465588 
What about the vRam?

Memory Bandwidth?

Texel Rate?

Pixel rate?


Just because I have 13 posts doesen't mean I'm a ******* idiot.

-Frostbite-
if you want that info just go to gpureview.com

http://www.gpureview.com/show_cards.php?card1=640&card2=638
post #16 of 61
While playing bf3 last night I was getting gpu vram usage at 1.65gb. I was getting about 45-50 average, lowest being 31 highest I dont know vsync was on max 60. game fully maxed out. Mind u im shader unlocked on my 6950. My buddy with a 570 was getting 35-40 average lowest he says was 29 and highest at 50. but he says he had to turn some things down cause he was crashing to desktop with vram being maxd out. His card was running stock, I was overclocked to 950x1500. So if your going to get the 570 make sure its the 2.5gb version if not, then get the 6970.
Edited by Da1Nonly - 10/26/11 at 4:02pm
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post #17 of 61
HD 6970 will be better as its on pair with GTX580 at least in high resolutions. You cant go wrong with 2GB of vRAM now a days.
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post #18 of 61
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Originally Posted by -Frostbite-;15465542 
God,

Which one will perform better on Battlefield 3 and why.

I need help picking a GPU.

Building my system soon.

-Frostbite-

Well since I've seen about 5 threads today that compare not just those two cards, but 10s of cards at different resolutions and settings that you wouldn't need to ask a question like that.

Build your system a week later and do some research yourself, you'll benefit from it.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sumatra;15465543 
Pretty simple question ppl.

Wich one do you think is better. And why is it better.

If you really do need this answered, it's essentially a toss up. At higher resolutions I can see the 6970 pulling ahead due to the 2GB of memory.
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Originally Posted by Sumatra;15465533 
6970 is a tad faster than the 570 and has more RAM. Where as the 570 offers physx. If you don't care about physx, the 6970 would be the better choice. They pretty much perform the same though. I think the 6970 draws less power also.

I agree with this. The 6970 has more vram. And more future proof. I don't understand why the 570 only has 1.2 gigs. I think they should have 1.5 but that is me. And if you go crossfire you'll have a beast of a system. With enough vram 4 new games that hasn't been released yet. The newer games to be released will only need more and more vram.
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Uh seriously people, Have we lost what this site is about? He asked a valid question and all you could come up with was Dumb A$$ comments! Da1Nonly had a good response and I would take that advice.
Have not upgraded yet but I have always gone Nvidia but seriously looking into the Radeon.
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