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Wait for official benches comparing the two, then make your decision thumb.gif Who knows, you may be able to get two cards for Crossfire/SLI that perform better for less.
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Yeah Im going to wait like till february anyway.
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Wait for official benches comparing the two, then make your decision thumb.gif Who knows, you may be able to get two cards for Crossfire/SLI that perform better for less.

There are already official benches on 7970.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1188264/official-radeon-7970-reviews-thread
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When I say "Official", I mean OCN tongue.gif The most trustworthy benchers around.
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What games are the 4870x2 struggling in? redface.gif

I ask myself about the gtx470 and the answer is it doesn't struggle in any of the games I play, so no need to upgrade, lol.
    
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post #16 of 17
The 7970 will win in sheer power, but as someone else said, the price\performance ratio could be a little screwy if 7970's are jacked up at launch, and if GTX580's drop.
post #17 of 17
7970 once better drivers for it come out the performance will even be better.
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