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7950 hands up.
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post #12 of 33
Quote:
Originally Posted by Justhavocman View Post

You're wrong tongue.gif the 7950 only when OC'd to a really high clock can match the 670 smile.gif Considering the release of the new beta drivers the 670 should come really close to the 7970 performance in SLI and in some single card games , but the 7950 is within 5-8 % performance of the 670 and it comes really cheap that's what makes it a great card thumb.gif

rightio thanks for clearing that up smile.gif
    
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post #13 of 33
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Originally Posted by Pedroc1999 View Post

The 580 benchmarks are just about the same, with the 580 beating the 7950 by a very,very,very small margin. In my opinion get the 7950 because it overclocks better and can get 7970+ perfromance

sli you mean?



i recommend the 7950. that ain't my highest oc.
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post #14 of 33
No offense, but Maybe moving this thread into a General will be a good idea, since this area is only talking about NVIDIA CARD....To be honest....

Second, my vote is 7950 because of the price/performance...you can CF it later in the future and get a good scaling in most of games....
Edited by Sharchaster - 2/9/13 at 4:23am
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post #15 of 33
I am running TRI-SLI Gtx-580 Ultra Classified's and am very happy with them. This question is just like asking should you buy a Ford or a Chevy...It is all about what you prefer.
     
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post #16 of 33
But I bet they suck alot of power, over 750+ watts konly the card?
     
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Oh yes...The suck alot of power!! I LOVE IT!!!
     
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post #18 of 33
a HD 7950 boost at stock matches GTX 670. A overclocked HD 7950(1.15 Ghz) is easily on par with GTX 670(1.3 Ghz). the HD 7870 matches GTX 580. so OP its a no brainer. get the HD 7950 boost. the sapphire cards with dual x cooler are really good.
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post #19 of 33
7950 hands down hahaha. Unless you're getting the 580 for < $200, definitely grab the 7950 and OC it
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post #20 of 33
7950 all the way, overclocked it performs like 7970 and uses less power thumb.gif
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