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HD 7870 GHz vs HD 7870 Tahiti vs HD 7950

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I'm in the market for a new GPU to replace my GTX 560. My budget is about $210 its actually stretched so i can't go any higher. I'm wondering which would be the best card to get between the HD 7870 GHz, HD 7870 Tahiti LE or HD 7950. I game at 1920x1080 and do want some nice eyecandy. I do intend to overclock the card as much as i can get out of it. Games i play Battlefield 3, Crysis 3, Far Cry 3, Sleeping Dogs, Hitman Ab, Assassins Creed III, Batman Ac, Borderlands 2, Devil May Cry, Max Payne 3 etc.. The card also has to be under 10.6" and i don't mind buying Pre-owned either.
 
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7950.
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OP are you saying you will spend USD 210 + the amount you get by selling the GTX 560 (approx 100 bucks). if thats the case go for the MSI HD 7950 twin frozr . should fit within 10.6 inches.
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7950 or 7870 XT if you want a card that's between 7870~7950 and has an even better value.
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OP are you saying you will spend USD 210 + the amount you get by selling the GTX 560 (approx 100 bucks). if thats the case go for the MSI HD 7950 twin frozr . should fit within 10.6 inches.
I already sold the GTX 560 for $135 and then got an offer for $210 on a MSI Twin Frozr III HD 7950 so i jumped on it so its no debate now
 
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I already sold the GTX 560 for $135 and then got an offer for $210 on a MSI Twin Frozr III HD 7950 so i jumped on it so its no debate now

wow. just 75 bucks for nearly double the performance. not bad. thumb.gif
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wow. just 75 bucks for nearly double the performance. not bad. thumb.gif
Yea so happy now
 
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