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post #11 of 17
With the price drop I'd say the 7970 is the best deal. You can find them as low as 450 in some places.

If your plan is to leave everything at stock I'd get the 680 but if you want to push your card the 7970 will go further. Nvidia locked voltage control on 680s for some strange reason.

On a single card you won't have issues with either companies drivers. CFX and to a lesser extent SLI do have some problems in certain games.
    
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With the Price drop on HD 7970 i would not consider GTX680 any more unless you are Nvidia Loyal. Just look at the Sapphire HD 7970 Non-Reference posted above me. Simply Beautiful and Powerful.
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post #13 of 17
The 7970 performs better at higher resolutions when compared to the 680. It can overclock to meet it at the lower resolutions and is far more powerful when used for "compute" tasks. I would say that, for you, this is the best single card there is. Also, you'd be lucky to find a GTX 680 at the moment. wink.gif
 
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680 best
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680 best

Yes...Best at being unavailable whistle.gif
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Yes...Best at being unavailable whistle.gif

This... lol thumb.gif
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Drivers.

don't make me laugh.... What are you doing with a 6970 then!! It's what the 3rd time you reply the exact same thing? be more creative next time or try to explain/be helpful... rolleyes.gif
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