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This website is the best for benchmarks.
http://uk.hardware.info/reviews/2975/nvidia-geforce-gtx-690-sli-review-ridiculously-powerful
It's showing properly the benchmarks 2x 690 vs 4x 7970


Silly review. It shows 690s close to 7970s in heaven. That right there shows the review is a bit off from reality.
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This website is the best for benchmarks.
http://uk.hardware.info/reviews/2975/nvidia-geforce-gtx-690-sli-review-ridiculously-powerful
It's showing properly the benchmarks 2x 690 vs 4x 7970


Silly review. It shows 690s close to 7970s in heaven. That right there shows the review is a bit off from reality.

so you think they just made numbers up?

    
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so you think they just made numbers up?


Is that what I wrote????


Stop making arguments. Reality is that Nvidia gets pummeled in Heaven, that is fact. When I see reviews showing cards neck and neck... doh.gif
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so you think they just made numbers up?


Is that what I wrote????


Stop making arguments. Reality is that Nvidia gets pummeled in Heaven, that is fact. When I see reviews showing cards neck and neck... doh.gif

i know thats not what you wrote but thats what you are pretty much trying to say. if a review dosnt show what you want it must be made up no?

    
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i know thats not what you wrote but thats what you are pretty much trying to say. if a review dosnt show what you want it must be made up no?


Lol, how about it's not really all that accurate to reality? Now there's a possibility huh, who'd of thunk that?
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i know thats not what you wrote but thats what you are pretty much trying to say. if a review dosnt show what you want it must be made up no?


Lol, how about it's not really all that accurate to reality? Now there's a possibility huh, who'd of thunk that?

lol yeah. maybe they did the review in the matrix.

    
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post #27 of 80
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No overclocking on those cards... useles review is useless.
I get 27000 on 3D Mark11 with 4X 7970, and they only get 20000. /Proof.

Yeah because an 3930K @ 5.1 and 1250 Core on 7970's is common place. Be realistic man.... rolleyes.gif

Most reviews are there for the masses to compare accurately, any overclocks that are beyond what most people can achieve wouldn't be a good guide. Not all 7970's can hit such speeds, and if reviews do include overclocking it's usually moderate for a more realistic expectation to the user.
 
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AMD gets better performance scaling the higher the resolution, I would go with the 7970s. Nvidia would be recommended at 1080p and lower, anything 1600p and above almost always AMD.

This is my understanding as well.
 
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This is my understanding as well.

At this stage in the game i agree, but you need to remember AMD's flagship is against the "midranged" GK104. Things are gonna change when GK110 hits the market.
 
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Yeah because an 3930K @ 5.1 and 1250 Core on 7970's is common place. Be realistic man.... rolleyes.gif
Most reviews are there for the masses to compare accurately, any overclocks that are beyond what most people can achieve wouldn't be a good guide. Not all 7970's can hit such speeds, and if reviews do include overclocking it's usually moderate for a more realistic expectation to the user.


That's pretty comical. Did you sit back and think about the setup your comment is referring to?????


Quad 7970s vs 690 SLI. That's two thousand dollars in just gpus. Rofl. This is the highend, we're not concerned with the problems of the masses.
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