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Speculate! - 7950 or 7970?

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Considering which one I should buy as My Parental Unit is splitting the cost with me for a Krystmiss present biggrin.gif

Of course this is purely speculation right now as we only have some benchmarks but lets talk about it!
Edited by Twinnuke - 12/13/11 at 7:58pm
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If they're splitting the cost, the what the heck. Go for the 7970. Assuming that it costs 80 bucks more, or so, then you get a pretty big boost from an extra $40 investment.
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If they're splitting the cost, the what the heck. Go for the 7970. Assuming that it costs 80 bucks more, or so, then you get a pretty big boost from an extra $40 investment.

That is the thing I have a 5850 and when I OC it with my volt-mod I can easily match or surpass stock 5870's and even match some OC'd 5870's. smile.gif

Kind of hoping I can still change voltage via software on Reference 79XX series.
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