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sucks man, hope you get it sorted out. I have never really had performance issues, only uninstalling old drivers for new.
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I played Far Cry 3 all day yesterday on my 7970 maxed at 1080p. No issues here. Its gotta be something else in your setup. Make sure ALL of your drivers are up to date
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I only have a problem on skyrim V but in other games&things I satisfy with AMD driver.

I don't think Nvidia will more better because there are many problem also on my friend's GTX 680(QSLI)

for me:
HD4870>HD5870CF>HD6970CF>HD7970CF

I love AMD Radeon's products thumb.gif
Edited by Nevk - 12/10/12 at 8:08am
post #144 of 404
Hate you're having issues man. I have a sapphire duel x 7970 with komodo waterblock, and only issues I've had was with the 12.11 beta and cap 2. I believe they were making me crash in FC3 cause with 12.10 i don't crash. I do plain on going tri-fire and was wanting to get 2 more XFX 7970's, but after reading through this some where saying to get all cards the same model. It's hard to find the sapphire duel x card i have anymore with one duel dvi port, 1 hdmi port, and 2 mini display ports. Even newegg don't even sell those models anymore they discontinued them for some reason. Hope you do get this problem fixed though because 7970's are amazing cards and my first card was nvidia. So don't lose all hope yet.
    
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post #145 of 404
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Looking at GTX 690 cards....
I'd get dual 680s but with the price of 2 blocks versus 1, the 690 is actually a better deal...

If AMD support can't help me fix this I very well might switch over.
post #146 of 404
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Originally Posted by jordanecmusic View Post

I played Far Cry 3 all day yesterday on my 7970 maxed at 1080p. No issues here. Its gotta be something else in your setup. Make sure ALL of your drivers are up to date
I find it amusing that this has gone on for so many pages. Is it not possible to believe to most that his water cool setup of the cards contributed to his problems? I'm sure you're not the only one who's not having issues like the OP.
post #147 of 404
I will try HPET options at home and will report back. I'm curious as I'm getting stupid stutters in WoW with a single 6850 with or without vsync. No other game stutters. Some even say fiddling with hpet even smooths windows and application load times.
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It's not a problem with a game here or there. He's saying that the problem is with ALL games. So IMO, it's not a software problem.
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Yeah, I had ZERO problems with Nvidia. I am sorely regretting my decision. It's just going to be a PITA to sell these cards + water blocks, and I'll lose money. It's going to cost even more to get 4GB 670/680s too -.-

your best option if you cannot resolve the problems is to sell one of the HD 7970 cards. With a single HD 7970 overclocked to 1.2 Ghz you can play most games at high settings without MSAA at 5760 x 1080. When the GTX 780 card releases in Q1 2013 sell the remaining HD 7970 and go for it. the GK110 based card is going to be a performance beast. With a 384 bit memory controller, 48 ROP, and 3 GB memory it would also have massive bandwidth for running smoothly at 5760 x 1080. thumb.gif
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Did you update your motherboard drivers?
This is also the reason why I don't get multiple-gpus. I am waiting for curve display and I will never waste a second time my money on the same graphic card.

Curved displays already exist, Dell manufacturers them.

@ OP, not every game is tripple monitor compatible. Though I can understand your frustration trying to get a game to work across 3 displays. tongue.gif
     
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