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post #11 of 28
GB or Sapph, don't even bother with the ASUS cards on the radeon side as they're been hit or miss and don't really OC as well as the other two.
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post #12 of 28
I got the MSI R7950 Twin Frozr III. Got it for £240 and sold all the game vouchers that came with it for £80. And most of the MSI R7950's seem to OC to 1150-1200Mhz on the core!
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I got the MSI R7950 Twin Frozr III. Got it for £240 and sold all the game vouchers that came with it for £80. And most of the MSI R7950's seem to OC to 1150-1200Mhz on the core!

Would you prefer MSI above Sapphire?
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I'd prefer them equally, maybe the Sapphire a tiny bit more smile.gif
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Hi guys,

What about SLI GTX 650 TOP or AMD-Crossfire HD 7770 Vapor-X vs 7950?
Maybe that's faster than a single 7950?

Thanks in advance!
post #16 of 28
I saved even more and got the XFX DD model, 800 upto 1150 @ stock volts.

They are all good ! biggrin.gif

dunx

P.S. Always get the best single card you can afford, Xfire/SLI = more complexity.
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Will I see lots of difference between 7950 (overclocked) or 7870 (Hawk Overclocked) when working with 3d software?

Ty
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Will I see lots of difference between 7950 (overclocked) or 7870 (Hawk Overclocked) when working with 3d software? Ty

definitely the HD 7950 will be significantly faster. Get the Sapphire HD 7950 boost or Gigabyte HD 7950 OC.
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definitely the HD 7950 will be significantly faster. Get the Sapphire HD 7950 boost or Gigabyte HD 7950 OC.

Or should I go with a Nvidia GTX 660 TI for 3d software and after affects because of CUDA?

Thankyou guys! I really don't know which one to choose!
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Or should I go with a Nvidia GTX 660 TI for 3d software and after affects because of CUDA? Thankyou guys! I really don't know which one to choose!

For gaming HD 7950 boost demolishes GTX 660 Ti. if you want to run CUDA apps you can go for Nvidia. here is a feedback from bruennis who says his GTX 680 lightning (1372 Mhz) loses to his Gigabyte HD 7950 (1280 Mhz)

http://www.overclock.net/t/1323637/7950b-vs-gtx-670-ftw#post_18526185

http://www.hardocp.com/article/2012/11/12/fall_2012_gpu_driver_comparison_roundup/8

"Middle pricing band – This pricing band was far less competitive as the Radeon HD 7950 with Boost simply demolished the GTX 660 Ti across the board with regards to raw frame rates and overall game play experience across our suite of testing. "
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