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Has any benchmarkers ran Witcher 2 on ultra WITH ubersampling enabled? They all disable it...
Found a thread wondering the same tongue.gif
http://www.overclock.net/t/1233017/the-gtx-680-reviews-still-left-me-clueless-about-one-thing/0_50

I think that Tiny Tim Logan at Overclock 3D did, if you watch the review vid and go to the about 21minute mark it appears it should be using an educated guess comparing to others #'s for it. Maybe not though, seems about right though for it vs what SLI setup can do with ubersampling.
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http://nl.hardware.info/reviews/2641/7/nvidia-geforce-gtx-680-quad-sli-review-english-version-battlefield-3
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Sorry to go a bit off topic, but I find it funny that people from both camps have flame wars about which is better.

I personally never had any preference in terms of which side to take on, I just get the best card that can handle the games at the resolution I play at (and can afford... dang taxes!).

When you really look at it with an objective view, the 7970 is a real top end card from AMD while the 680 is really the mid end card of Nvidia (GK104 and not GK110). From where I sit that's not apples to apples, so comparing the two should be taken with a grain of salt. In the end, the two cards really perform so close to each other that the only thing that matters is which gives you the best bang for the buck (different for each one depending on your needs).

We should just all be happy that both companies are slugging it out which will hopefully result in a price slashing war which benefits all of us.
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Don't even know why the people with 7970s are trying to say their card is better, your obviously butt hurt. Suck it up, the GTX680 is the fastest card single GPU currently and it has been shown all over the reviews.
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Every time the same. Every new hardware release ppl want to kill each other haha. Calm down tongue.gif. Its good but AMD will come with its refresh and it will be the same. Then they will have time to develop something new with product with little better or exact same performance as NVIDIA on the market. GTX680 is really good (to expensive for me sadly) bot nothing revolutionary. ATI x800 was and NVIDIA 8800GT. But this ? cut 2/3 of GPU capabilities to maintain power consumption ?. It was not a choice it was a must for them. So again nothing special. They are not developing GPU architecture GPU architecture is developing them XD. Dont blame me i have 560Ti in home and its really good card. Not worth even consider to upgrade.
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I like how there's still a debate even if a clear winner emerges.
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I'm glad nVidia finally caught up in the Texture fillrate department.
Radeon were always putting GeForce to shame there.
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I like how there's still a debate even if a clear winner emerges.

Not exacly clear winner but its the best sure. My words are only my personal opinion not intended to start a debate smile.gif.
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I like how there's still a debate even if a clear winner emerges.

See these benches:


Clear winner? It seems most popular for people to TriFire and Quadfire high-end cards. 4-way SLI GTX 680 looks meh, as does the 3-way. So technically since the absolute fastest gaming rig would be 4x 7970's.. which is really faster? GTX 680 is good with "lower resolution" (2560x1600 and under), much after that even a single 7970 shows negligible gap overall. It's not a clear-cut, outright beast of a card like the GTX 580 was compared to the 6970. But yes, on average the 680 is a little faster. Nothing to write home about, and not even close to the hype of Kepler.
 
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where is the 3x speed of the 580? did i miss something?
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