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I just visit this thread for comedy value.

Me too! Want to be friends? tongue.gif
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Me too! Want to be friends? tongue.gif

I am afraid I cannot befriend you. You are an Nvidia owner and I am an AMD/ATI owner, so therefore we are sworn enemies on the field of battle. (Which happens to be the GPU section of OCN) wink.gif

Can we just agree that they are both great cards and the ones that own either should be happy?
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I am afraid I cannot befriend you. You are an Nvidia owner and I am an AMD/ATI owner, so therefore we are sworn enemies on the field of battle. (Which happens to be the GPU section of OCN) wink.gif
Can we just agree that they are both great cards and the ones that own either should be happy?

Perhaps we cannot join groups for a dungeon, just as two factions in an MMO, but I can agree to /bow and concur there, good sir. smile.gif
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Perhaps we cannot join groups for a dungeon, just as two factions in an MMO, but I can agree to /bow and concur there, good sir. smile.gif

Woah... I think hell just froze over. Did GT just concede that the HD 7970 is actually a good card? NO WAI!!!
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Woah... I think hell just froze over. Did GT just concede that the HD 7970 is actually a good card? NO WAI!!!

I never said it wasn't good on an absolute scale, just that it wasn't "as good" thumb.gif. They're both fantastic performers.
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Good grief GT. Quite the # of posts going in this thread, fighting the good fight as always I see thumb.gif Anyway, 680 is a better buy for a new purchaser. Pretty dumb for any 7970 user to switch, though, because they're mostly equal when oc'ed.... but I like new and shiny so whatever.

THEY ARE NOT EQUAL WHEN OC'D!

*steam*

/s

*runs away before getting hit with flying food*

ahahahahah thumb.gif

Fightclub still going on.

I'm curious, isn't anyone excited, rather than shrouded in fanboyism(?) to see such a close battle between GPUs? I swear I don't sweat, I rather enjoy seeing it... 7970 launches 1st (win), 680 comes a little faster (win), 7970 lightnings (win), nVidia (or EVGA?) will launch a revised, more powerful pcb (vrm and such) (awesome).... I mean, it's cool.
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ahahahahah thumb.gif
Fightclub still going on.
I'm curious, isn't anyone excited, rather than shrouded in fanboyism(?) to see such a close battle between GPUs? I swear I don't sweat, I rather enjoy seeing it... 7970 launches 1st (win), 680 comes a little faster (win), 7970 lightnings (win), nVidia (or EVGA?) will launch a revised, more powerful pcb (vrm and such) (awesome).... I mean, it's cool.
Fight on!

I'm incredibly excited

My preditions:

green team's going to pupulate the rest of the 600 series in the next 6 months, then launch a new top dog (685 maybe, first iteration of big Kepler a possibility). red team will compensate by lowering prices (i hope the green team follows), then they're going to release their next top dog (maybe 8k) and nvidia is going to counter with either 700 series late year or early next year with big Kepler

nvidia's making strides with gaming performance at the expense of gpgpu
amds making strides in both gaming and gpgpu with their new GCN uArch.

Exciting times, brody thumb.gif

and ESPECIALLY the fight club
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I searched the thread and it didn't come up with any results but has anyone tested the 680 with the Diablo III beta?
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