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ASUS always releases their Ares II/Mars/Ridiculously powerful GPU's too late. The 8000 series is peaking its head around the corner, when they released the MARS literally right before the 400 series almost came out.
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And the gtx690 will still destroy it on BF3. Next.......................



A 7970 destroys a GTX 680 in Battlefield 3, a GTX 690 is made up of two GTX 680 GPUs clocked lower than single GTX 680 cards, while this Ares 7970x2 is made up of two higher clocked 7970 Ghz Edition GPUs which are faster than a normal 7970 and even faster than a normal GTX 680. Think before you post... rolleyes.gif
Edited by StayFrosty - 1/7/13 at 9:15pm
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A 7970 destroys a GTX 680 in Battlefield 3, a GTX 690 is made up of two GTX 680 GPUs clocked lower than single GTX 680 cards, while this Ares 7970x2 is made up of two higher clocked 7970 GPUs which are faster than a normal 7970 and even faster than a normal GTX 680. Think before you post... rolleyes.gif

Oh you! That logic....just too much!
    
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Oh you! That logic....just too much!


I see no problem with the logic.

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I don't like that cooling solution at all...
 
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A 7970 destroys a GTX 680 in Battlefield 3, a GTX 690 is made up of two GTX 680 GPUs clocked lower than single GTX 680 cards, while this Ares 7970x2 is made up of two higher clocked 7970 GPUs which are faster than a normal 7970 and even faster than a normal GTX 680. Think before you post... rolleyes.gif

Proof of this? Every single reptuable BF3 benchmark I've seen has the 680 and 690 well ahead of their competition.
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/radeon-hd-7990-devil13-7970-x2,3329-7.html
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Any crossfire results? Do you honestly think Nvidia new drivers won't take the lead back. Also this is a very beefed up 7970 against a stock 680. Not really much of a comparison.
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um ok lol......Looks like I was right. The regular 680 still ahead. I just posted a a link showing the 690 ahead of 7970 GE in crossfire.

Are you kidding me. The 7970 is still ahead overall, and it's a fact that the 7970 has an average higher overclock than the 680
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doh.gif Not with the most recent drivers.
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