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When will 69xx series drop?
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I was thinking the same thing. rolleyes.gif

Looks like Nvidia have taken their toll on AMD... Pricing wise any way!
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Is there any news regarding the cooling on them? I would LOVE to see some of them exhaust air out of the case instead of inside smile.gif

I have a reference designed Sapphire model and I am able to overclock to 1100 core clock and 1500 memory clock with the stock cooler. The temps maxed out at 89c on the auto fan setting. Mind you the stock settings are 800/1250. Not a bad result if you ask me.
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post #44 of 55
Yup, as I feared, the 7950 is waaaayyy overpriced here in Denmark. It's a whopping 3.500 kr. , which is roughly $620... Looks like I'll get a 6970 then.
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^ this but I'm not in denmark, just broke smile.gif,
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post #46 of 55
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I'll wait until 2 6970's show up on here in the for sale section and scoop them up for around 5 bills and be set for a few years. Thanks, but no thanks AMD!

I had 3 up there fairly cheap biggrin.gif
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ARGH! I'm torn again... I've no idea if I should get the 7950 despite the high price or a 6970! frown.gif Help me, guys...


Would you mind taking a look at my post here?


I would be very happy! smile.gif
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ARGH! I'm torn again... I've no idea if I should get the 7950 despite the high price or a 6970! frown.gif Help me, guys...
Would you mind taking a look at my post here?
I would be very happy! smile.gif

Yes, that would work.

hdmi>dvi>vga should be the easiest way to go, and IIRC, the 7950/7970 should come with a mini-dp adapter so you wont have to worry about that.
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Yes, that would work.
hdmi>dvi>vga should be the easiest way to go, and IIRC, the 7950/7970 should come with a mini-dp adapter so you wont have to worry about that.

You're the only one who answered my question, so thanks! +rep!

Makes me happy to know that I wouldn'y need to spend a lot more on a cable smile.gif
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Well NVIDIA is still selling the GTX 580 over $500, you expect ATI to price the 7950 below $400? I think not, its NVIDIA who needs to lower the pricing of GTX 580 first.
    
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