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on the website i have posted they are selling a GHz edition on the Gigabyte 7970 for cheaper than the OC version, also is £340 good for a 7970?

i am debating about getting a 2nd one to crossfire or wait for the HD8970, however my current 7970 is only Gigabytes OC card so i wouldnt be able to use the full potential of the GHz edition but its cheaper...

http://www.scan.co.uk/shop/computer-hardware/all/gpu-amd/radeon-hd7970-pci-e
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completely ignore that post, just re looked and the OC edition is cheaper haha

still is it worth it or should i wait?
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50 pounds in VAT good lord....
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Just wait.

If the 8970 is worth the upgrade (Ex. it's 2x faster than the 7970) then get that.

Having a single powerful card is always better than 2 cards not as powerful, simply because you don't have to worry about crossfire or SLI issues that occur.
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