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Radeon 7970 or 2x GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448 Core

Poll Results: 7970 or 2x560 Ti 448?

 
  • 11% (1)
    2x 560 ti 448
  • 88% (8)
    7970
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post #1 of 17
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Simple question. I need to decide whether to get another one of these 560 Ti 448's (probably eVGA for step-up reasons) or a 7970 on Monday. I care only about performance since a single 560 Ti 448 is NOT enough for my needs. Cost is not an issue. Heat & power are not issues.
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post #2 of 17
You get the 7970. If cost, heat, and power aren't an issue. Of which they are lower now then again the drivers could be a bit hit or miss with a new porduct
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post #3 of 17
I believe there's no "step-up" program or anything for limited edition cards (ie 448c, 460 2Win, 560 2win etc).

Can't really comment on anything else. There's a few SLI 448c members on EVGA forums that absolutely love them, but I haven't kept up with the 7970 because I don't really need that kind of GPU power or e-peen. My 560 plays the games I play, on ultra with AA, AF, etc. maxed out on my 1080p monitor.
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post #4 of 17
looking at ur system, im not even sure why ur running a 560 and not 4 580s lol.....anyways go with the new one!!
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post #5 of 17
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Originally Posted by Cpyro View Post

looking at ur system, im not even sure why ur running a 560 and not 4 580s lol.....anyways go with the new one!!

Ugh, seriously!? 4-580's? That's about $2,000 worth of GPU.
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post #6 of 17
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Ugh, seriously!? 4-580's? That's about $2,000 worth of GPU.

Pocket change for some people. I say go with a 7970.
post #7 of 17
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Originally Posted by Cpyro View Post

looking at ur system, im not even sure why ur running a 560 and not 4 580s lol.....anyways go with the new one!!

The short version of it: Had a 580, sold it in preparation of the 7970, but then my father gave me an xmas gift in the form of this 560 ti 448.
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post #8 of 17
If you don't care about chipset....I'd say the 7970 will perform better (depending on the drivers).
 
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post #9 of 17
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Originally Posted by aeassa View Post

...I care only about performance since a single 560 Ti 448 is NOT enough for my needs. Cost is not an issue. Heat & power are not issues.
Definitely get 7970 as I was instructed to get 7970 instead of gtx 580.
post #10 of 17
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Originally Posted by jdmfish View Post

Ugh, seriously!? 4-580's? That's about $2,000 worth of GPU.

Pocket change for some people. I say go with a 7970.

What kind of job field should I be in, because I'd love to have $2,000 in "pocket change".

Looking forward to your response.
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