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post #211 of 880
EVGAs back in stock at Newegg.

I just bought 2 and cancelled my other order. It's already packaging. Added rush processing so hoping for the best, overnighted it too.
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It seems both camps are content with releasing overpriced graphics cards. Not much improvement at all from both sides. frown.gif Hopefully the next manufacturing process will fair better next time.

Not likely.
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Originally Posted by Ocnewb View Post

 Unless your 7970 can only do stock @ 925, i see no reasons why you should be crying headscratch.gif ? Unless my sarcasm detection is broken.
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Originally Posted by Mad Pistol View Post

You do realize that you still have a damn good card right? Overclock it a little, and let the fun times being. thumb.gif

I'm too scared to take a look at the 680 benchmarks to compare my card tongue.gif. I do overclock my card to 1.2Ghz at stock volts, and am really happy with the performance.
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I'm too scared to take a look at the 680 benchmarks to compare my card tongue.gif. I do overclock my card to 1.2Ghz at stock volts, and am really happy with the performance.

LOL, you have a golden card, give it to me and go buy a 680!

Throw some damn volts on it and clock it to 1300+. I've got 3 at that speed.
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http://techreport.com/articles.x/22653

Didn't see this one posted yet. It has some interesting alternative performance metrics.
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That's an interesting surprise. Overclocking and scalability with that overclocking has always been in favor of Nvidia. It looks like AMD has turned the tide this time. It could also mean that Kepler doesn't scale well at higher clocks because it was originally a mid-range solution designed to run at around 730-750 mhz at stock.

Better architecture overall.
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From what I read on AnandTech GPU Boost is how you overclock your GPU (on the GTX 680) now. They said the software will be patched for these cards shortly. Can anyone confirm this?
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From what I read on AnandTech GPU Boost is how you overclock your GPU (on the GTX 680) now. They said the software will be patched for these cards shortly. Can anyone confirm this?

Yeah you can only OC the Boost. If for some reason the card uses too much power the Boost will downclock.
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