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http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/graphics/2011/12/22/amd-radeon-hd-7970-3gb-review/1
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http://www.revioo.com/articles/a16599_0.html
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Originally Posted by sLowEnd View Post

If such a card were to come out, it'd probably be closer to $800 than to $1000.

Really? That's awesome news as it's a good 200 bucks cheaper then I thought. Why would they sell two cards on one board for less then two seperate cards cost?
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Holy crap those crossfire results are amazing!

Agree. It's getting double the framerates of SLI 580's at monster resolutions on some games, not to mention is consumes less power and overclocks extremely well.
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post #135 of 1708
very disappointed early on, was hoping for at least ~30% faster on average vs. a GTX580 and perhaps another 20-30% increase on top of that with overclocking. As it is now its only ~5-15% faster in the games I care about, and even if I could get a ~30% overclock and hit 1.2GHz, I don't think it would be worth the trouble of swapping out what I have now

granted, the wait for Kepler will likely be agonizing enough that I'll probably end up grabbing a 7900 anyway
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I like it! I read all the reviews tongue.gifthumb.gif
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So let me get this straight. 7970@$550 is roughly 25% faster than 6970@$350. The 7950 is priced at $450 and should be faster than the 6970. Then the 7870 is $350 which is the same price currently as the 6970. This makes me wonder what kind of performance difference we'll see between the 7900s and 7800s given the pricing.
     
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Will be interesting to see what results these pull with more mature drivers. I was looking at getting a 580, but the 7970 may be my next upgrade. smile.gif
 
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700

I thought the card would fare a little better
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The more important thing is: does Eyfinity 2.0 support PLP?
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