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get both side, that way you're covered.
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get both side, that way you're covered.

Yeah man, just SL-Fire a 7970 with a 680 and you should be good.
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Yeah man, just SL-Fire a 7970 with a 680 and you should be good.

I meant 2 separate rig.
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I meant 2 separate rig.

Haha I know, I was joking thumb.gif
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Haha I know, I was joking thumb.gif

so no more stutter with your 690 on triple monitor? hope no more smile.gif
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so no more stutter with your 690 on triple monitor? hope no more smile.gif

Nope! I'm loving it. The FPS is slightly lower, but it honestly feels higher because there is so much less noticeable stutter.
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I have had about 8-9 cards from each camp over the last man years, First ati(amd) card was a rage128 and first from nvidia was a tnt. Over the years, minus a few hiccups, I never really noticed any smoothness differences between the two. They both had some off drivers, but for the most part produced quality support and products. I think people tend to buy into the companies marketing and few mishaps along the way. They then fall firmly into a camp and stick there, which is fine. Just don't influence someones purchase with an opinionated statement. Let the numbers, benches, and pricing do the talking.

I am assuming too this is in regards to the TR review that came out. I too am a bit curious as to the outcome. AMD did mention a few things and we may see them rectify an issue if there is even on. Remember too this was taken with a high speed camera that far surpasses our eyes ability to see ("framerate" wise).
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I have had about 8-9 cards from each camp over the last man years, First ati(amd) card was a rage128 and first from nvidia was a tnt. Over the years, minus a few hiccups, I never really noticed any smoothness differences between the two. They both had some off drivers, but for the most part produced quality support and products. I think people tend to buy into the companies marketing and few mishaps along the way. They then fall firmly into a camp and stick there, which is fine. Just don't influence someones purchase with an opinionated statement. Let the numbers, benches, and pricing do the talking.
I am assuming too this is in regards to the TR review that came out. I too am a bit curious as to the outcome. AMD did mention a few things and we may see them rectify an issue if there is even on. Remember too this was taken with a high speed camera that far surpasses our eyes ability to see ("framerate" wise).

RadeonPro's dynamic vsync and dynamic framerate control are awesome. They bring a lot of Nvidia's strengths over to AMD. It's 3rd party, but it works well. I do find it a little funny that AMD relied on a third party for it though. I believe they actually helped to fund the dev's efforts.
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RadeonPro's dynamic vsync and dynamic framerate control are awesome. They bring a lot of Nvidia's strengths over to AMD. It's 3rd party, but it works well. I do find it a little funny that AMD relied on a third party for it though. I believe they actually helped to fund the dev's efforts.

why couldn't AMD find this out themselves like Nvidia instead of letting a 3rd party do it??
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why couldn't AMD find this out themselves like Nvidia instead of letting a 3rd party do it??

Thats why i would give Nvidia a big +. On top of that they have a proper 3D Ready Ecosystem. AMD had Eyefinity before and they did not do much to get ahead of Nvidia.
There is hope though. They have been working in Drivers lately a lot.
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