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Please go troll elsewhere! AMD is gettin there butt handed to them relax take a pill and enjoy your self. And its pretty much a givn by all the reveiws that the 680 overclocks better with less power and more performance than the 7970

I'm not trolling.

All I was saying is that I would like to see how well the "normal" cards do in the wild. It has long been the case that reviewers get sent cherry picked units, and that makes a lot of sense.

All I am interested in is how representative these review samples are of normal units. It could be that they are the same, it could be that they are not.

GoldenTiger decided to take my comment and apply it to AMD cards only when it applies to all review samples, not even just GPUs. Heck look at the i7 2500k's that Anand got - 4.4GHz fully stable on the stock cooler, hardly representative of the average chip.

So please, relax, and read my comments without prejudice.
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I think Nvidia is just going to beat 'em again. AMD threw out their best and Nvidia dropped a "supposed-to-be 660" to beat it. So, it'll be interesting nonetheless, but hopefully we don't have to wait too long for AMD to come up with something so that we can see Nvidia's response sooner thumb.gif

They both released cards with small dies relative to previous generations. AMD is just as capable as putting together a large die GPU as Nvidia is. Since the 48** series they have simply chosen not to. Nvidia definitely does have more resources to put together a great card though and has the advantage in that the entire company is focused on graphics related work. I definitely would not predict a win for AMD but they've done it before so there is no reason to think they couldn't do it again.
    
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They both released cards with small dies relative to previous generations. AMD is just as capable as putting together a large die GPU as Nvidia is. Since the 48** series they have simply chosen not to. Nvidia definitely does have more resources to put together a great card though and has the advantage in that the entire company is focused on graphics related work. I definitely would not predict a win for AMD but they've done it before so there is no reason to think they couldn't do it again.

How do u conclude that Nvidia concentrates entirely on graphics work,please post these findings for us
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How do u conclude that Nvidia concentrates entirely on graphics work,please post these findings for us

What do they release other then graphics cards?
    
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What do they release other then graphics cards?

Tegra ring a bell?
 
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Tegra ring a bell?

Thats Graphics too. CPU is handed to them.
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Tegra ring a bell?

haha, ok my point still stands. Nvidia as a company is more focused on the graphics side of computing then AMD is and they have more money. I'm not sure why people are taking issue with this.

I mean them making an ARM processor is not exactly AMD pouring tons of money into a huge CPU division.
    
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U said nothing about releasing ? U said and i quote [ focused]
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I'm rootin' for AMD just as much as Nvidia. I'll admit, if you always buy Nvidia, it's kind of hard to not see AMD as a "competitor". But I do realize that if Nvidia had a monopoly on this market then we would all have given today's purchase a lot more thought rolleyes.gif
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