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A lot of people with the same setup as the OP have it running fine. Just because the OP faced Vsync issues doesn't mean that ALL AMD users have issues too.
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post #172 of 404
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Originally Posted by eXXon View Post

A lot of people with the same setup as the OP have it running fine. Just because the OP faced Vsync issues doesn't mean that ALL AMD users have issues too.

Ofcourse that's definitely true wink.gif
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I have two 7970's under water OCed to 1200/1575 without voltage tweaks (just the maxed out power slider) and i'm running catalyst 12.6 and have absolutely no issues other than a little screen tearing in Tales from space: Mutant Blobs attack or if I try and set my screen cap in borderlands 2 to like 60 I get some flashing textures... but other than that I have had 0 issues (as you can see its just finicky stuff that really isn't a big deal). oh and I have 3 monitors as well so I can relate pretty directly

edit: oh and I flashed both of mine to ghz editions for the headroom
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post #174 of 404
After reading a bit of the thread it's made me scared of buying a single 7970 and running eyefinity this year. I also agree the more you pay the better quality you will get but some people don't have $600 so hopefully a 7970 will work fine smile.gif
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Originally Posted by Papermilk View Post

After reading a bit of the thread it's made me scared of buying a single 7970 and running eyefinity this year. I also agree the more you pay the better quality you will get but some people don't have $600 so hopefully a 7970 will work fine smile.gif

A single 7970 worked flawlessly smile.gif
It was just Crossfire + Eyefinity.

Even when I left vsync off, every game stuttered until I spend forever tweaking it and Googling. I missed things just working.
post #176 of 404
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Originally Posted by eXXon View Post

A lot of people with the same setup as the OP have it running fine. Just because the OP faced Vsync issues doesn't mean that ALL AMD users have issues too.

Yeah but heres a second one...cards are junk
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Yeah but heres a second one...cards are junk

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post #178 of 404
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Total waste of time and money
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perhaps its your motherboard, do you have an alternate to try?

kind of a pain to switch out, but if you are at the end of your rope, its something to try.

Or perhaps someone with a Sandy Bridge system you could test on...

There are rumors floating around that MSI motherboards cause issues with 7xxxx series cards. I don't know how valid those rumors are (poor pelx switches if i had to guess), but perhaps something similar is going on with Asrock boards...
Edited by The Mac - 12/11/12 at 8:46am
post #180 of 404
Hey op,

Why don't you post a pic of your setup. Let everyone see your watercooled video cards. thumb.gif
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