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  • 80% (38)
    7970 3GB
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    iPad 2 16GB Wfi
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post #21 of 72
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I think the soundest advice here was the guy that said buy the 7970. And if unhappy, buy ipad 3 when it comes out.

Anyone think the same?
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Depends if you game a lot then 7970, if you need a Tablet for work emails and other stuff iPad 2
post #23 of 72
I am saying I-Pad 2 and then get a card for $100-150ish like a GTX460 OR 6850 in a month or so. The 7970 is a worse investment than a i-pad 2, I own a 7970.

There is no obvious answer, you have to decide what is most important for you.
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I'd personally go for a ~$200 graphics card like a 560 ti and then save the rest for a 16gb ipad 3. That would give you the best from both options

This. I have the iPad 2 and iPhone 4 and the retina display that is rumored on the iPad 3 makes so much difference. Buy a cheaper GPU now then get an iPad 3.
    
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post #25 of 72
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I'd much rather (I think..) grab a 7970 and then save for the ipad 3.

THAT to me, is best of both worlds.
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post #26 of 72
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I'd much rather (I think..) grab a 7970 and then save for the ipad 3.
THAT to me, is best of both worlds.

Then that is what you shall do, I've foreseen it
post #27 of 72
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I think the soundest advice here was the guy that said buy the 7970. And if unhappy, buy ipad 3 when it comes out.
Anyone think the same?

Buy a GTX 580 wink.gif
post #28 of 72
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Then that is what you shall do, I've foreseen it

Can I "like" this post?

bahahahha
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post #29 of 72
The 7970 is REALLY overkill for CSS at 1080p. Like 40% GPU gives 300fps overkill, but for BF3 it's a necessity. I like your idea but you might want to wait for the 7950.
    
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post #30 of 72
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Buy a GTX 580 wink.gif

Nah, if he's gonna spend over $450 he should get the top of the line. smile.gif
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