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post #61 of 148
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So...
Months late.
Hot.
Power hungy
10/15% or so faster
How is that a "win" again? Or "crushing" the HD7970?
Oh, "it's the DRIVERS", Of course.
Nvidia fanboys sure are weird.

Are you just purposefully trying to ignore the facts?

Oh, and this is power hungry?
power.jpg

What's that make the 7970? A power devourer?
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tongue.gif still waiting for the official review rolleyes.gif
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Lol, I thought you were a skeptical viewer who took everything with a grain of salt. Guess it only goes one way.
For the people who are looking objectively at these test results apparently power consumption is like this.
GTX 580 > GTX 680 > HD 6990 > HD 6970 > HD 7970 > HD 7770 > HD 7870 > HD 7950 > HD 7850.
Wow I did not kow that a 7950 consumed less power than an HD 7770 and that the HD 7850 consumes the least of them all. Also the GTX 580 consumes more power than the 6990 apparently.

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guru3D 6990, GTX580 power consumption comparison
http://www.guru3d.com/article/radeon-hd-6990-review/10
fishy indeed..
Edited by poyyiee - 3/22/12 at 3:22am
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post #64 of 148
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guru3D 6990, GTX580 power consumption comparison
http://www.guru3d.com/article/radeon-hd-6990-review/10
fishy indeed..

I don't think this review got power consumption and heat right. The other's are showing different results. I would take them with a grain of salt.

The gaming charts seem on par with the others though.
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post #65 of 148
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I don't think this review got power consumption and heat right. The other's are showing different results. I would take them with a grain of salt.
The gaming charts seem on par with the others though.

GTX580 running furmark while 6990 with solitaire on?? biggrin.gif j/k
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post #66 of 148
They review Far Cry 2..........seriously? Also what is with these inconsistant benchmarks....one second they are showing the average on each res, then next they have a totally different graph showing the min,average and max. And no BF3.........what a joke.

Waiting for a good website to review this card.
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post #68 of 148
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They review Far Cry 2..........seriously? Also what is with these inconsistant benchmarks....one second they are showing the average on each res, then next they have a totally different graph showing the min,average and max. And no BF3.........what a joke.
Waiting for a good website to review this card.

Kinda my thoughts here

also missing multi-monitor res's (5760x1080) and up.

I'd wouldn't say it's fluffed at all but it certainly is missing quite a bit to it.
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post #69 of 148

Amazing for the price and the amount of VRAM. I want to see this card with 3GB or more VRAM and see how it performs.

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post #70 of 148
Looks nice. Nothing mind blowing, but it's good they seem to beat the 7970.

However, where is BF3?,CRYSIS,CRYSIS 2, OVERCLOCKING GUIDE?

Lame review.
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