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Originally Posted by Dimaggio1103 View Post

Actually most reference stock 660TI's have a boost clock over 1GHz.
Also I agree the 7950 edges out the 660TI no question. I have been saying this the whole time, my issue is people saying a 7950 destroys a 660TI which is a over exaggerated statement of its performance, that gets perpetuated by people who have no idea what they are talking about.
Id be willing to bench side by side if anyone with a 7950 wants too. Of course a similar CPU as mine would be needed.
I sure am.

Once you OC them to the MAX HD 7950 does destroy 660 Ti no question about it.
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Once you OC them to the MAX HD 7950 does destroy 660 Ti no question about it.

I second it....more like a flawless victory!
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I second it....more like a flawless victory!

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its very clear that Nvidia users will now use this review while ignoring every other review out there which puts HD 7950 boost on par with GTX 670. but thats expected. any other review like the techspot , hardocp articles are not correct i guess. thumb.gif
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its very clear that Nvidia users will now use this review while ignoring every other review out there which puts HD 7950 boost on par with GTX 670. but thats expected. any other review like the techspot , hardocp articles are not correct i guess. thumb.gif

I'd imagine some will. But to say " Nvidia Users " and lump everyone into the extreme category is abit much, wouldn't you say?
Edited by Motive - 12/5/12 at 6:17pm
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Once you OC them to the MAX HD 7950 does destroy 660 Ti no question about it.

proof? that's what i thought......
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Sorry
I just read that review and it picked every single game that is going for the GTX600 series strengths and none of it's weaknesses. Every, single, game they decided to test has always and is well known, to run crap on the 7000 series GPU.
That review was biased and unfair to be honest.

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I'd imagine some will. But to say " Nvidia Users " and lump everyone into the extreme category is about much, wouldn't you say?

I believe there is some problem which needs to be found out. many AMD users have had excellent results with 12.11 betas. the MOH Warfighter performance figures are completely opposite to what other websites are showing. HD 7950 boost is 30% or more faster than GTX 660 Ti. hardocp has the GTX 660 Ti at Ultra 2x MSAA matching the HD 7950 boost at Ultra 4x MSAA.

http://www.techspot.com/review/603-best-graphics-cards/page8.html
http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/medal_of_honor_warfighter_graphics_vga_performance_review,6.html
http://www.hardocp.com/article/2012/11/07/medal_honor_warfighter_gameplay_performance_review/4

Skyrim too is significantly faster on HD 7950 boost with other reviews

http://www.techspot.com/review/603-best-graphics-cards/page9.html
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/HIS/HD_7950_X2_Boost/22.html

and most important is the the measuring of frametime using fraps. there is no clear explanation of the algorithm fraps uses to measure it. can its scientific correctness be proven. sites like hardocp have commented that techreport's frametime measurement is not reflective of performance perceived by user as they don't measure frames at the monitor.

http://hardforum.com/showpost.php?p=1039390961&postcount=75
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proof? that's what i thought......

Proof? You mean you don't see 1200/1500+ 7950s??? They are all over people's sig and hwbot.

Assuming 1/1 OC scaling(
1200mhz 7950 is a 26% OC over the Vapor-X clock listed 950 mhz in this review

with a Kepler you will be lucky to get a 1300mhz OC due to voltage lock:

1300mhz 660Ti is only 17% OC over the AMP Edition 660Ti's listed 1111mhz, and counting Kepler Boost(Kepler card's actual boost clock is actually 50-110mhz faster than the boost clock listed in product spec, this is discussed in the GTX 670 OC topic), the percentage would be even smaller.

So according to this review done at stock both cards are even, but after Overclock the 7950 would come out ahead due the extra 9% OC.

This is not counting that Tahiti is faster clock per clock, thus the same % OC benefit Tahiti more.
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