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Which graphics card should I buy Evga Gtx 670 SC or gigabyte gtx 670 Windforce 3x OC and why ?
Edited by M_T_M - 5/14/12 at 2:04am
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Hi guys, I hope you don't mind me asking a couple of questions:

1. Would 670gtx give me decent performance on a 1440p screen? I looked at the benches but many of them only show the average FPS which doesn't tell the whole story.

But let me put it this way: if I was perfectly happy with a stock 6970 performance at 1080p, will I be satisfied with OCed gtx 670 performance at 1440p?

2. I believe these cards have multiple power states, like ATI powerplay, right? If I'm playing a game on my main screen, and watching a flash movie/stream on another (with hardware acceleration turned off in flash) will I have a problem with my card downclocking to 2d clocks or not?
I believe not, but it can't hurt to ask.

Thank you in advance.


EDIT: since you can see I have 6970CFX in my sig, the thing is that I'm selling them, since I play games in borderless windowed mode now, where CFX is disabled, so I need a faster single card, as I'll have my 1440p monitor soon
Edited by Tomalak - 5/14/12 at 1:59am
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Just got my Galaxy OC 670 in today.
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EVGA 670 Unigine heaven Bench (not sure why it didn't list the stock 670)


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EVGA 670 SC Unigine heaven Bench


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with all the evga 670 failures im reading about should i cancel my step up and keep my 570SC(90 days ended today and i dont have the funds for a 680) ?
 
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I got mine a couple hours ago, installed the backplate and then the card, works perfectly under the current beta drivers. biggrin.gif

http://i.imgur.com/d6E1P.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/96eop.jpg
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with all the evga 670 failures im reading about should i cancel my step up and keep my 570SC(90 days ended today and i dont have the funds for a 680) ?

Where are you hearing of failures?
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I got mine a couple hours ago, installed the backplate and then the card, works perfectly under the current beta drivers. biggrin.gif
http://i.imgur.com/d6E1P.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/96eop.jpg
Where are you hearing of failures?

evga's forums; artifacting, driver crashes, a few on the vanillas mostly with the SC, they are upgrading the sc owners to FTW(full pcb) free of charge, but only offer the vanilla for step up. i think it may be because of the heat build up on the small pcb and sub par cooling. might be isolated to evga as it looks like everyone else is using a full sized pcb. im #70 in the queue so the issues might be ironed out by the time its my turn, might even look into getting a back plate since they look cool(are they just cosmetic or do they do anything)
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Hmm, I'll look into that, then, and hope mine's immune, I usually have really good luck with brand new hardware. tongue.gif Edit; I wonder if this has something to do with the drivers rather than the hardware...
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Which graphics card should I buy Evga Gtx 670 SC or gigabyte gtx 670 Windforce 3x OC and why ?

im in the same situation. which card should i get?
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Anyone of you played Battlefield 3 yet? Does it seem a little darker than before? Or is it just me.. I remember when I used my GTX580, the game looks lighter, especially indoor; Right now, indoor is almost complete darkness.
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