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Originally Posted by disgaea psp View Post

The AMD cards always have driver problems plagued upon them... that is why people are willing to pay a premium for nvidia to avoid the damned driver issues.

i forgot to include your very own.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1143453/nvidia-driver-install-fail#post_15326309
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Originally Posted by Dimaggio1103 View Post

7950 boost is my recommendation. Right now it comes with crysis 3 and bioshock inf.

how's your gxt 670 treating you?

to op, go with 670 smile.gif instead of 660ti.....
Edited by Raptorpowa - 2/5/13 at 5:26am
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how's your gxt 670 treating you?

to op, go with 670 smile.gif instead of 660ti.....

^this. make sure you get the 4GB. but if you don't have a vishera 8300 or Ivy i5 and above - i recommend going for the cheaper gpu and upgrade the cpu.
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So many NVidia fanbois here, there is really no reason to go NVidia right now as AMD is always cheaper with equal performance (660Ti vs 7870, 7950 vs 670, 7970 vs 680)
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Edited by malmental - 2/5/13 at 5:53am
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So many NVidia fanbois here, there is really no reason to go NVidia right now as AMD is always cheaper with equal performance (660Ti vs 7870, 7950 vs 670, 7970 vs 680)
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http://gamegpu.ru/action-/-fps-/-tps/crysis-3-beta-test-gpu.html
Edited by malmental - 2/5/13 at 6:03am
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Originally Posted by Stige View Post

So many NVidia fanbois here, there is really no reason to go NVidia right now as AMD is always cheaper with equal performance (660Ti vs 7870, 7950 vs 670, 7970 vs 680)
They do better in the specific game he said.. and there is no need to toss around that term and insult people thumb.gif
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I see no reason to go GTX660 Ti when you can get Crysis 3 for free with HD 7950. On top of that you get Bioshock. Thats like -$60 on the price tag. The benchmark on the beta don't mean much. If anything AMD always prevails when i comes to Crysis games. Look at Crysis 1. Nvidia game but AMD runs faster.
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I see no reason to go GTX660 Ti when you can get Crysis 3 for free with HD 7950. On top of that you get Bioshock. Thats like -$60 on the price tag. The benchmark on the beta don't mean much. If anything AMD always prevails when i comes to Crysis games. Look at Crysis 1. Nvidia game but AMD runs faster.

if you want to deal with drivers swap each game marathon....go ahead get the 7950. Just make sure you have the amd uninstall utility and about 20 version of amd drivers. smile.gif
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