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Had one 7950@1100mhz on a 2560x1440.
Just turn off the MSAA (You don't need it at that res) and you will be fine.

Its not that easy, turning off MSAA on games such as BF3, Hitman and Far Cry 3 are not going to give you a steady 60 fps on a single 7950.
Ofcourse, if you tune down the settings and/or if you are fine gaming with ~40 fps then its fine. For me, i want my games to be at 60 fps.
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Same here. I've observed when the FPS are going below 51-52 is when it becomes annoying. On all Single Player games, VSync is always enabled and I've to make the required compromises in graphics department.

I'm really wondering how some people prefer on Ultra while their FPS is barely touching the numbers 30-35! You know, those people that were claiming that on 7850 they play on Ultra BF3 from the beginning, easily... At least now, drivers have been considerably improved. But still, on 7950 overclocked, full Ultra is a no-go. As I said previously, High Settings with 4x MSAA and FXAA on low ( higher FXAA is blurry - Blur off - FPS Cap @65 ).
Edited by Deo Domuique - 12/7/12 at 8:50am
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anything above 40fps is plenty for me personally.

my 7950@ 1100core/ 1460 mem

runs all the new games just fine at 1080p ultra settings.

at 1440p, you can do the same. Just turn off AA. Some games you might have to drop to high settings versus ultra.

Crossfire setups are nice, but take experience in tweaking with 3rd party applications such as radeon pro to get smooth stutter free play.
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Its not that easy, turning off MSAA on games such as BF3, Hitman and Far Cry 3 are not going to give you a steady 60 fps on a single 7950.
Ofcourse, if you tune down the settings and/or if you are fine gaming with ~40 fps then its fine. For me, i want my games to be at 60 fps.

I only run post AA on med or high, dont remember, and I get 60/Frps VSYNCed almost 98% of the time at 6048x1080
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I only run post AA on med or high, dont remember, and I get 60/Frps VSYNCed almost 98% of the time at 6048x1080

What game are you referring to?
I highly doubt your single 7950 runs any game, such as BF3/Metro2033/Hitman/Far Cry 3 maxed out with an exception of Post AA med/high on such high resolution.
Steady 60 fps, not a chance on those settings.
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Im getting rather upset at this thread http://www.overclock.net/t/1334760/the-tech-report-radeon-hd-7950-vs-geforce-gtx-660-ti-revisited/310 ..im putting in good money in my sapphire 7970 vapor x and im worried that i should have just gone nvidea..is stutter really that bad on these cards?
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Im getting rather upset at this thread http://www.overclock.net/t/1334760/the-tech-report-radeon-hd-7950-vs-geforce-gtx-660-ti-revisited/310 ..im putting in good money in my sapphire 7970 vapor x and im worried that i should have just gone nvidea..is stutter really that bad on these cards?

What stutter?

Maybe it's just cause I've got a good clocker, or maybe I've just found a sweet spot after all of my tweaking, but I don't have stutter.
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What stutter?
Maybe it's just cause I've got a good clocker, or maybe I've just found a sweet spot after all of my tweaking, but I don't have stutter.

Bad frame latency issues and stuff
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Im getting rather upset at this thread http://www.overclock.net/t/1334760/the-tech-report-radeon-hd-7950-vs-geforce-gtx-660-ti-revisited/310 ..im putting in good money in my sapphire 7970 vapor x and im worried that i should have just gone nvidea..is stutter really that bad on these cards?

Zero issues here with stock MSI reference HD 7970 on Catalyst 12.10 WHQL.
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