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So would you guys say the ~$100 price difference btween the 7950 and 7950 is worth it? Benchmarks show an average of 4-6 FPS min difference..
    
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So would you guys say the ~$100 price difference btween the 7950 and 7950 is worth it? Benchmarks show an average of 4-6 FPS min difference..

You can always OC that 7950 thumb.gif
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You can always OC that 7950 thumb.gif

Eurghh I'm so conflicted.

Buy a second 2b 6950 for $199, or a 7950. [My second 6950 right now is 1gb, so it hinders me]
    
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Eurghh I'm so conflicted.
Buy a second 2b 6950 for $199, or a 7950. [My second 6950 right now is 1gb, so it hinders me]

Sell both your 6950's and get a 7970 wink.gif
post #10145 of 38701
Well, finally got my 7970 installed in my rig (not water cooled yet) but here is my issue... in any 3D game... RIDICULOUS coil whine... is that something I can RMA for? Does water cooling fix that issue usually?
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What kind of temps are you seeing at those clocks? I see 85C with 1250mV at 100% fan and you are running CF :O

Top card got to 90C during the first run so I took off the side panel and temps stayed in the low 80C's even at 1299mV. Probably should be running the mesh with fans rather than the window in my 600T but taking off the panel seems to work ok....
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hey guys, has anyone running 12.4 experienced in bf3 the FPS jumping crazily from 0-100 ? i normally run the game well over 100 fps but last night after the 0-100 fps it would not run above 70? could it be that afterburner is screwing with 12.4? or should i just drop back to 8.97 ?

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forgot to add that
after i rebooted the problem seemed to go away. for the most part but the load temp on my card has gone from 43c to 46c since moving from 8.79 to 12.4?
my wife and a friend also pointed out to me a minute ago that they had some lag issues going on last night.. it just aswell may had been my server. what do you guys think?
Edited by kfxsti - 5/1/12 at 6:19am
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I logged on to a server Sunday evening and was getting 35 and 40 fps with msaa off. I had already been playing and it was running normal 70 - 200fps. After a couple of minutes it went away, but I had never experienced it before. Something to do with the server or windows was doing something in the background.
    
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I logged on to a server Sunday evening and was getting 35 and 40 fps with msaa off. I had already been playing and it was running normal 70 - 200fps. After a couple of minutes it went away, but I had never experienced it before. Something to do with the server or windows was doing something in the background.

that makes me feel a bit better. lol
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Well no more bugs in 12.4 for me anymore . I had 1 of the bios switch on 2 out of the three cards I left on 2 by mistake . tongue.gif Now all my cards are working right so far zero core is working on the cards now 2 tongue.gif

^ Glad to hear 1 of the cards harshest critics has everything running well now. This goes to show that you have to check your config thoroughly and troubleshoot properly that will allow you to narrow down the problem before blaming the drivers or cards.
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