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Pretty good, but I would go with a 7950 since they're at similar price points.
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For those of you who are interested.

GTX 660 Ti max OCed Vs 7870 / 7950 / 560 Ti
http://www.overclockersclub.com/reviews/nvidia_gtx_660ti_roundup_asus_msi_galaxy/6.htm




Edited by HeadlessKnight - 8/16/12 at 3:54pm
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Metro 2033 favors AMD's cards anyway.
Same way battlefield 3 favors NVIDIA rolleyes.gif
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Originally Posted by Sevada88 View Post

Metro 2033 favors AMD's cards anyway.
Same way battlefield 3 favors NVIDIA rolleyes.gif

Ummm, Metro 2033 is an Nvidia "The Way Its Meant to be Played" game though....... confused.gif
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Mkay, so this card definitely performs a lot better than I thought, which that's nice. It still looks like overclock for overclock the 7870 and possibly even the 7850 are going to be stronger though, which definitely sucks. frown.gif I agree with one of the above points, any of these benchmarks that are using pre 12.7 drivers are automatically invalid considering those drivers have been out for months now, and offer a solid 10% or more performance jump.
Either way, this card could be a monster if Nvidia would drop the price by $50-100 or so (depending on how it performs relative to 7800 series cards OC for OC).

7850 stands no chance, really. Besides, we don't know how far it will over clock, though. 1150Mhz is the boost clock, but since this is a GK104 die, it could very well reach 1230Mhz and memory at 1752Mhz*4.
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7850 stands no chance, really. Besides, we don't know how far it will over clock, though. 1150Mhz is the boost clock, but since this is a GK104 die, it could very well reach 1230Mhz and memory at 1752Mhz*4.

Look at the Tom's review, they tested the 660Ti at 1325mhz boost clock, 1750Mhz*4 memory.. spoiler alert, stock 7950 Ghz beats it in almost everything but BF3. According to Tom's the 660 Ti is negligibly tied with 7870, stock v. stock ("+/- 5%" according to them). Of course it depends on how much eye candy etc., 660 Ti with a slight edge with closer to console-quality graphics settings.
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Same way battlefield 3 favors NVIDIA rolleyes.gif

Same way Batman AC favors Nvidia? (Am I doin it right?)

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/geforce-gtx-660-ti-benchmark-review,3279-3.html
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Look at the Tom's review, they tested the 660Ti at 1325mhz boost clock, 1750Mhz*4 memory.. spoiler alert, stock 7950 Ghz beats it in almost everything but BF3. According to Tom's the 660 Ti is negligibly tied with 7870, stock v. stock ("+/- 5%" according to them). Of course it depends on how much eye candy etc., 660 Ti with a slight edge with closer to console-quality graphics settings.
Same way Batman AC favors Nvidia? (Am I doin it right?)
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/geforce-gtx-660-ti-benchmark-review,3279-3.html

You have to understand how this works:

nVidia wins in benchmark = there's cheating/favoritism going on in favor of nVidia
AMD wins in benchmark = AMD obviously makes a superior, faster card
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Ummm, Metro 2033 is an Nvidia "The Way Its Meant to be Played" game though....... confused.gif

Any game that supports HW PhysX (or other exclusive nV features like the H2O simulation in JC2) is going to be labeled TWIMTBP.

That label doesn't necessarily mean that the game is coded to run better on nV cards, or suggest there's some kind of cheating in favor of nV going on thumb.gif
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Legitreviews - 3 overclocked 660 ti's lose 3/4 benchmarks to the 7870 stock. - http://www.legitreviews.com/article/2006/1/
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DX10 at 1,920x1,080 and 2,560x1,600 /8xAA, 16xAF, Very High Quality, PLS On



http://hexus.net/tech/reviews/graphics/43797-kfa2-geforce-gtx-660-ti-ex-oc-3gb/?page=10

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For those of you who are interested.
GTX 660 Ti max OCed Vs 7870 / 7950 / 560 Ti
http://www.overclockersclub.com/reviews/nvidia_gtx_660ti_roundup_asus_msi_galaxy/6.htm


7950 OC limited to 1100 / 1575 means it's just maxed out the CCC Overdrive settings. Not sure if the same situation is true for Nvidia cards
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^um brettjv are you being sarcastic or is such a respectable moderator an advocate of a company?
anyway why does AMD sucks so much in Battlefield 3? 660 Ti beating a 7970 is simply unacceptable?
Edited by james8 - 8/16/12 at 4:09pm
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