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Wonder if they will come out with a bios to boost reg. lightnings?

From what i've heard all standard 7970s can apply the boost BIOS easily. That said, it really isn't much different than manually OC'ing the 7970, I don't really see a point. They all seem to OC very well.

17 phases!!! You could really push these puppies far.
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And it still sucks due to a lack of a Dual link DVI port, both are single link, High end cards should always have the best of connections, This doesn't.


Another fail by MSI NEXT PLEASE
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post #43 of 54
aaah these lightning cards gets better nd better...using one nd never been so satisfied with a card
i wonder if MSI have XTREME versions up in their sleeves for this gen thinking.gif
     
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post #44 of 54
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Will be grabbing three when my cards sell. Wanted the Lightning anyway but this will be even better, hopefully they overclock well.

What a waste of money, and overkill for that matter. Why would you buy three of these cards, if their dual gpu that means in term 6 cards. Your going to bottleneck your system and after the second card the performance increase will be minimal to none. GG
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What a waste of money, and overkill for that matter. Why would you buy three of these cards, if their dual gpu that means in term 6 cards. Your going to bottleneck your system and after the second card the performance increase will be minimal to none. GG

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Please explain
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Took a look on the MSI site last night and can't find the card anymore. mad.gif
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Please explain

You just don't make sense. There are not a waste of money and they are not Duel GPU and you can't have more than 4 core's in SLI/Quadfire.
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Please explain

They are not Dual GPU cards.

Saying something is a waste of money isn't for you to decide but the buyer.
 
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i hope they come out with an extreme or boost for the kepler side..my lightnings only have 13 phase..could only amagine the stablility of the extra 4 phases..hopefully to the memory.as i can push my lightnings to 1410mhz stable but memory dont oc for nothing. def going to pick up two of the 7970s when these relese..msi graphics cards are the best i have ever owned.and asus just give up..the lightning boost will whoop your matrix.mark my words.
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