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post #71 of 115
as usual, Nvidia too much talkie talkie, I like how Ati speaks with their actions, while nvidia flexes with their mouth.

I have owned both, I dont care either brand, I just take the best deal.
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post #72 of 115
Still no reason to get rid of my 580.
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As much as I want this to be true, nVidia needs to back up their words with some proof, which is lacking to say the very least... Until then, everything they say is just fluff.
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Meanwhile over at Team Nvidia..........

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post #75 of 115
I think NV may be speaking a little prematurely when you look at the overclocking headroom the 7970 has. AMD really has a lot of free range with it.
Hopefully they really are that confident in the GK104 because it means nothing but great competition - I'm not opposed to cheap fast GPU's and heated rivalry at all.
Other wise it's just PR and marketing serving their purpose.

I have no idea why people claim that AMD or NV win a 'round'. Rounds are usually started with both contestants at the same time... for the last 3 or 4 years, ATI and NV's releases have been staggered. And unfortunately I would be willing to bet NV has been winning throughout AMD's releases based on sales numbers.
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I have no idea why people claim that AMD or NV win a 'round'. Rounds are usually started with both contestants at the same time... for the last 3 or 4 years, ATI and NV's releases have been staggered. And unfortunately I would be willing to bet NV has been winning throughout AMD's releases based on sales numbers.

I do agree on the winning a round thing. There isn't really a winner or loser with the way they have staggered releases for the last few generations. You can look at it either way. You can say this company won because it was out 6 months earlier or can say it lost because in 6 more months the other company had one that beat it. Too many opinions on what should be compared to what to decide who "won". On the topic of sales figures, I cannot say for sure. Going by market share in the discrete segment only, AMD/ATI has had steady gains on NV for the last few years. Almost reaching parity with them. Going by that, I'd say AMD has outsold NV lately, at least in the discrete only figures. Most people look at overall market share, but that is really skewed due to Intel's IGP landslide numbers. I haven't checked lately, but in discrete %'s, it was very close between the two.
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Nvidia pulls a GSP =D

Well, if you remember what GSP did to Hughes after that statement... thinking.gif

Kepler will be the new world champ very soon.
post #78 of 115
there`s some super fan boy wars on this thread.

but yea my 460s are nearly equal to a 7970..........................and half the price.

no micro stutter

60fps on ever

the new nvidia cards are really gona destroy amds. its gona be sickens to all those who payed £550 for a 7970.

even more sickens to those who payed £1100 hahahahhahaah

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Well, if you remember what GSP did to Hughes after that statement... thinking.gif
Kepler will be the new world champ very soon.
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Originally Posted by Juliancahillane View Post

there`s some super fan boy wars on this thread.
but yea my 460s are nearly equal to a 7970..........................and half the price.
no micro stutter
60fps on ever
the new nvidia cards are really gona destroy amds. its gona be sickens to all those who payed £550 for a 7970.
even more sickens to those who payed £1100 hahahahhahaah
: this is fact not fanboyism

Holy epeen insecurity batman!
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