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I saw this in late december, AMD confirmed that it was fake.
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Wow....impressive drool.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SammichThyme View Post

I saw this in late december, AMD confirmed that it was fake.

Quoted for people to see!
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Ah fake , disappointing.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SammichThyme View Post

I saw this in late december, AMD confirmed that it was fake.

I don't think AMD ever comments on matters like this, post proof please. The picture of the atomic in the OP was just for reference of what it could possibly look like, but the sheet from sapphire was apparently real. If AMD stated it was fake, post proof. I'm 99.9% sure they never comment on stuff like that.
post #136 of 142
To fully utilize 6GB of Vram even in a DX11 game... what kind of setup would legitimately be required for that? I mean, Eyefinity is generally a trio of 1080p monitors strung together and that manages less than 2GB of Vram for a group of four 6970s in 4-Way CrossfireX.

The idea of playing on something larger than a trio of 27" monitors sounds really really cool, but the thought of what's needed to make full use of a 6GB card is just insane... I honestly don't think that I would ever dream of trying to spend that much on a desktop.

Just as an idea, would 6 30" monitors mounted on the wall, each with a native resolution of 2560x1440, combined together be enough to make use of that Vram allocation? o.o I mean, that's HUGE. You would find it more cost productive to just find a theater-grade projector and play it at a resolution of like 4800p or something like the IMAX uses. The Large Format Display monitors (LFD) cost upwards of a thousand a pop. Just speculating here, but does this sound somewhat accurate? redface.gif
     
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^^4k eyefinity lol?
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post #138 of 142

More GB?

More Core?

More Ghz?

More RAM?

More e-peen!

 

When will people learn about overkilled spec that you won't see any differences. =P 

 

Some people will see the differences in studio / project works such as making a 4k resolution movie and etc. But on average users... not really.

 

What games that utilize 6GB even on Eyefinity? In 3 years, it will... but in 3 years you will have something else...

 

 

Regardless of all of that. If you manage to run a resolution to eat up 6GB... I'm sure the card goes dead with 5-10 FPS..


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post #139 of 142
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I don't think AMD ever comments on matters like this, post proof please. The picture of the atomic in the OP was just for reference of what it could possibly look like, but the sheet from sapphire was apparently real. If AMD stated it was fake, post proof. I'm 99.9% sure they never comment on stuff like that.

http://www.techpowerup.com/158076/AMD-Denies-Hidden-GCN-CUs-in-Tahiti.html

They denied any deactivated parts of Tahiti. Which means the 2304 shader one is fake.
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this is awesome. minesweeper on 6x eyefinity will be epic!
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