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Confession - I went from 2 6970s to a GTX680. I've got nothing but driver issues. Can't play BF3 for more than 30 minutes without it crashing and restarting. I think I'm coming back. 7970 all the way.
Save me!

You should probably rma the card.
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Confession - I went from 2 6970s to a GTX680. I've got nothing but driver issues. Can't play BF3 for more than 30 minutes without it crashing and restarting. I think I'm coming back. 7970 all the way.
Save me!

To be honest i dont care much about kepler. I still have 2x 670 dc2 cards, but compared to 2x 7950, they are worse. Constant stutter drives me crazy, especially on most demanding titles like crysis(all of them) and metro 2033. Stutter is at its worst when you move your mouse really fast(fast camera rotations). Fps doesnt drop but i cant seem to get rid of it. But neither of the rigs are giving me driver problems so thats a thumbs up.
Edited by perkeleprkl - 8/28/12 at 1:28am
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Could somebody look at this GPU-Z reading. I don't understand what the dedicated memory is. Should it not say 3072mb?
I understand dynamic, it is how much is being used i think.
Thank you.
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Could somebody look at this GPU-Z reading. I don't understand what the dedicated memory is. Should it not say 3072mb?
I understand dynamic, it is how much is being used i think.
Thank you.
Dedicated = Currently used vRAM - It sits there empty if it's not needed to be used
Dynamic = I don't actually know.. I was wondering this myself today.
Edited by Matt-Matt - 8/28/12 at 4:10am
 
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Thank you for the information you've given me!
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Confession - I went from 2 6970s to a GTX680. I've got nothing but driver issues. Can't play BF3 for more than 30 minutes without it crashing and restarting. I think I'm coming back. 7970 all the way.

Save me!

Did you reformat when switching from Red to Green? Or atleast do some SERIOUS driver sweeping? AMD and Nvidia's drivers DO NOT play well together.
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I don't think he needs to reformat - a simple round of Driver Sweeper always works for me, and I've switched back and forth many times on various computers.
   
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what drivers are you guys using?
12.6 since last week when I got the card (HD7950) smile.gif
    
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Did you reformat when switching from Red to Green? Or atleast do some SERIOUS driver sweeping? AMD and Nvidia's drivers DO NOT play well together.


Why would you need to reformat? I just switched to a 670 SC 4GB from dual 6950s. I simply uninstalled the AMD drivers manually, rebooted then installed, nv drivers, then AB, overclocked and played. No issues. I didn't delete 100 folders and comb thru the registry either.
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Welp, i'm in. Dont understand why i cant see my system specs in sig tho...
Edited by bmdc - 8/28/12 at 9:59am
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