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Not trying to start anything but looking at how close the next generation is, it would of been nice to see this support 3-4 months ago. All that matters is that its here now though.

Well, considering the performance margin between (in my case) the HD 7950 vs the 660ti and the 670, I have zero complaints. This is only the icing on the cake if it be true.

http://www.hardocp.com/article/2012/08/23/galaxy_gtx_660_ti_gc_oc_vs_670_hd_7950/3
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Holy crap, AMD is on a roll with their gpus. thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by Raven.7 View Post

Well, considering the performance margin between (in my case) the HD 7950 vs the 660ti and the 670, I have zero complaints. This is only the icing on the cake if it be true.
http://www.hardocp.com/article/2012/08/23/galaxy_gtx_660_ti_gc_oc_vs_670_hd_7950/3

Im not arguing about whats better rolleyes.gif This is good news for any AMD owners and I am very happy for them.
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What kind of sorcery is this?! I was afraid driver team was falling off after all the rumors of cutbacks.
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Drivers? We don't need no drivers! I don't got to show you any stinking drivers!


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Performance Summary

The graphs on this page show a combined performance summary of all tests and resolutions from previous pages. Each graph shows the tested card as 100% and all other cards' performance as relative to it. A sixth graph summarizes all tests in all resolutions to calculate the total relative performance of the review sample.

The relative improvements for each card are:
HD 7750: +4%
HD 7770: +5%
HD 7850: +4%
HD 7870: +10%
HD 7950: +7%
HD 7970: +7%
HD 7970 GHz: +7%

Personal opinion: thumb.gif pretty nice performance increase by just pure driver oh wow! thumb.gifthumbsupsmiley.png

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We find out for sure when the links for the drivers are released, so we can actually see with the games they mention the performance boost in.
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I have a 6770. Will these drivers do me any good?
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I have a 6770. Will these drivers do me any good?
No, they only offer improvements for the 7000 series.
 
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What about 6xxx series cards? Performance boost for them too? thinking.gif

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