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GFlops is hardly an accurate measurement of GPU performance.

Unless you are using it to crunch a lot of numbers. Then it is a great indicator. That is what they do best, and in some cases is very beneficial to an application or game.
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post #82 of 90
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Unless you are using it to crunch a lot of numbers. Then it is a great indicator. That is what they do best, and in some cases is very beneficial to an application or game.

Even so it has more to do with how well a program is coded. CUDA and OpenCL can have a huge difference in performance depending on how well both are coded.
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post #83 of 90
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Even so it has more to do with how well a program is coded. CUDA and OpenCL can have a huge difference in performance depending on how well both are coded.

True, but all this speculation is making my brain hurt. Let's just see some good old engineering and get some good chips into the hands of the consumer!
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Moving slightly off-topic does anyone know what the difference between Komodo and Vishera is?
     
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post #85 of 90
Nvidia GTX 580 1581 Gflops
HD 6870 2016Glops
HD 6970 2703Glops

If you really think Glops means better performance, then you should believe that HD6870 is better than GTX 580
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Nvidia GTX 580 1581 Gflops
HD 6870 2016Glops
HD 6970 2703Glops
If you really think Glops means better performance, then you should believe that HD6870 is better than GTX 580

It certainly means better floating point performance, but of course there's a lot more in the computing world than floating point.
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post #87 of 90
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APU "Trinity" results from 3D Mark 11 was chinese fake ...

CPU is some Bulldozer ES, because motherboard "AMD Pike" is AM3+ board ... sorry for that mistake ... previous article was removed.

OBR-Hardware

/Thread
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Nvidia GTX 580 1581 Gflops
HD 6870 2016Glops
HD 6970 2703Glops
If you really think Glops means better performance, then you should believe that HD6870 is better than GTX 580

It's no secret that the VLIW Radeons have more raw computation performance than Nvidia cards. Heck, the 5870 is as fast or faster than the 7970 in some workloads. That's why they're so good at brute force tasks like Bitcoin mining and password cracking. But when you use real life workloads, EG games, folding, CAD, etc, it's a different story.
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Nvidia GTX 580 1581 Gflops
HD 6870 2016Glops
HD 6970 2703Glops
If you really think Glops means better performance, then you should believe that HD6870 is better than GTX 580

The 6870 is better than the 580 at certain things, just not gaming
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Quote:
APU "Trinity" results from 3D Mark 11 was chinese fake ...
CPU is some Bulldozer ES, because motherboard "AMD Pike" is AM3+ board ... sorry for that mistake ... previous article was removed.
OBR-Hardware
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APU "Trinity" results from 3D Mark 11 was chinese fake ...
CPU is some Bulldozer ES, because motherboard "AMD Pike" is AM3+ board ... sorry for that mistake ... previous article was removed.
OBR-Hardware
/Thread

Thank you.

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