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Wow, what a useless review. No Multi monitor with a 4gb card == fail. No bf3? Yeah, those of us that have both gtx 680s and 7970s know exactly why bf3 was left out, as it would have shown a significant weakness in the AMD 7970. The lack of bf3 results in this review was no accident, they simply didn't want to show msaa destroy the 7970.
Edited by svthomas - 4/21/12 at 2:18pm
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Wait a minute. You think this was an AMD-biased review??? Lol, no.
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this review is pure with nvidia-side. No multimonitor, games tested likes more nvidia, 7970 only at 1075. and yet 7970 cf is better than gtx680 sli.
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Originally Posted by sugarhell View Post

this review is pure with nvidia-side. No multimonitor, games tested likes more nvidia, 7970 only at 1075. and yet 7970 cf is better than gtx680 sli.

No it's not, I have had both sli 680s and crossfire 7970s @ 5760x1080. Crossfire 7970s are certainly not better than SLI 680s. Notice how a 7970 is now only a backup card for my rig. thumb.gif
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post #45 of 111
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No it's not, I have had both. Notice how a 7970 is now only a backup card for my rig. thumb.gif

Nop its not. Just a point. Gtx 680 at 1,2. 7970 with 12.2 at 1075.

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this review is pure with nvidia-side. No multimonitor, games tested likes more nvidia, 7970 only at 1075. and yet 7970 cf is better than gtx680 sli.

Yeah, I thought this was obvious. In the benches the 7970's win they say that the framerates are so high on both setups that it doesnt matter but the ones the 680's win are hailed as massive improvemdnts over the "manually overclocked" 7970's, whatever that means. They also insinuate that the 1006mhz 680's are faster than the 1075mhz 7970's but everyone knows the "stock" 680's boost up to well over 1100mhz on their own...
post #47 of 111
Nvidea also makes oil...
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Nvidea gtx 680 oil
Edit: castrol is just there secret oil name


Sent from my spaceship tongue.gif
Edited by Thegamer2010 - 4/21/12 at 2:28pm
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No it's not, I have had both sli 680s and crossfire 7970s @ 5760x1080. Crossfire 7970s are certainly not better SLI 680s. Notice how a 7970 is now only a backup card for my rig. thumb.gif[/quote

you make no sense wink.gif
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post #49 of 111
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Wow, what a useless review. No Multi monitor with a 4gb card == fail. No bf3? Yeah, those of us that have both gtx 680s and 7970s know exactly why bf3 was left out, as it would have shown a significant weakness in the AMD 7970. The lack of bf3 results in this review was no accident, they simply didn't want to show msaa destroy the 7970.

So now just because AMD cards dont do so well with MSAA in BF3 you got to bring that up every time? As a Matter of fact MSAA does not improve IQ in BF3. Its just e-peen for Nvidia Owners for something to brag about. For someone that had 7970 before i would see the hate and the credibility coming from someone giving up to driver. Drivers can be Rubbish for AMD but performance its another thing entirely. GTX680 got nothing on HD 7970 now that 7970 is cheaper.
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Someone needs to buy tweaktown a copy of Battlefield 3, gawd, they have horrid reveiws.

spot on.
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