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Looool. So why do you choose the CRT's? Since it seems like you have an everlasting pocket of money, why not just go triple 4K displays?
    
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Looool. So why do you choose the CRT's? Since it seems like you have an everlasting pocket of money, why not just go triple 4K displays?

Refresh rate, no input lag, looks cool and oldschool.
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Looool. So why do you choose the CRT's? Since it seems like you have an everlasting pocket of money, why not just go triple 4K displays?

better colors and smaller pixels
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Could you use a PCIe Cable Riser?? And mod a mount to run it over the rest, or do you not have anymore PCIe x16 express lanes??

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better colors and smaller pixels

Not to mention 4K LCD's will have all the pitfalls of current LCD's.
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Could you use a PCIe Cable Riser?? And mod a mount to run it over the rest, or do you not have anymore PCIe x16 express lanes??
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Ya, I am out of 16x slots. mad.gif Z77 cannot come fast enough!
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Damn according to this review SLI scaling of the 680s is crap frown.gif
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=sv&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&layout=2&eotf=1&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sweclockers.com%2Frecension%2F15196-geforce-gtx-680-kepler-samt-sli%2F21%23pagehead&act=url

But then again I found crossfire scaling of the 7970s to be horrid due to micro-stutter....so if you get 40% out of the second card in SLI without microstutter, then Nvidia is still the one to choose.
Edited by l88bastar - 3/24/12 at 9:04pm
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scaling is one of the first things that improves with new drivers, NVIDIA will probably clean this up and use he raw power of the 680 to the fullest by the time Vega gets his Z77 board thumb.gif
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This may be a stupid suggestion, but when someone said using an adapter you said it wouldn't work. What if you used an active adapter? IIRC they can properly convert to analog signal. Maybe that might work.
    
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Damn according to this review SLI scaling of the 680s is crap frown.gif
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=sv&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&layout=2&eotf=1&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sweclockers.com%2Frecension%2F15196-geforce-gtx-680-kepler-samt-sli%2F21%23pagehead&act=url
But then again I found crossfire scaling of the 7970s to be horrid due to micro-stutter....so if you get 40% out of the second card in SLI without microstutter, then Nvidia is still the one to choose.



There seems to be a lot of reviews that contradict the one you posted. Although, the 7970 does close a large portion of the gap:


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This may be a stupid suggestion, but when someone said using an adapter you said it wouldn't work. What if you used an active adapter? IIRC they can properly convert to analog signal. Maybe that might work.

I cannot find an active adapter that has faster than a 162MHz DAC. That only allows a max of 1920x1200 @ 60Hz, a no-go for the FW900. If you find an active adapter with a faster DAC, please let me know. wink.gif
Edited by CallsignVega - 3/24/12 at 11:55pm
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