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Originally Posted by th3illusiveman View Post

yea, paying $1000 for this makes perfect sense....


Yeah I honestly think Amd will fill that small of a gap with the 8970 at half the price. I'm fine with waiting. My 690 does pretty well on a single 1440p monitor.
 
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Some evidence in the TR review of what Murlocke was talking about, even in Farcry 3 (one with the biggest gap between 7970 XF / 690 and the Titan) you can see how smooth having a powerful single card is...
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Wow the 7970GE is quite the beast, keeping up in some of the high res tests and even some of the lower resolutions.. Wow.
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Originally Posted by jomama22 View Post

You know just as well as i do its for the better. There is a reason I'm not pre ordering either. Reread the reviews and remind yourself why you will get better performance with what you have now (do you still have the 7970s or 680s now?)

I'm just curious, why did you buy a 3960X over a 3930K? Was it worth the $450 premium?

Is the 3960X 40% - 50% faster than a 3930K? thinking.gif

Since you're an overclocker, you paid an extra $450 for 3MB cache. Congratulations!

The Titan is 47% faster than the 680, whereas the 3930K vs 3960X.... rolleyes.gif
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Originally Posted by Robilar View Post

I'd love to know why the cards are 5% more expensive in Canada... Given our dollar is on par with the US and on top of that we have to pay 13% tax, it seems a bit silly.

And Canadian etailers are wondering why Canadians are ordering direct from the US instead. mad.gif

Welcome to Canada!

We always seem to pay more, even when our dollar is a bit stronger.
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post #695 of 3575
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Its a bit underwhelming I have to say but still lays waste to the 680.

The card that broke every single gpu record is underwhelming? you sir need to move to Japan and start working on the Ati Matrix so you can trap people in a world where Nvidia is worse then Amd
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post #696 of 3575
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Originally Posted by jomama22 View Post

You know just as well as i do its for the better. There is a reason I'm not pre ordering either. Reread the reviews and remind yourself why you will get better performance with what you have now (do you still have the 7970s or 680s now?)

Yeah but I always planned to get two. I'm hoping performance improves down the road but it looks like by the time I have my money they will be sold out everywhere.
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Some evidence in the TR review of what Murlocke was talking about, even in Farcry 3 (one with the biggest gap between 7970 XF / 690 and the Titan) you can see how smooth having a powerful single card is...

FC3 is a buggy mess. You cant take that game as a example. While Nvidia has released GTX Titan AMD is still working in HD 7970 drivers.
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post #698 of 3575
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I'm just curious, why did you buy a 3960X over a 3930K? Was it worth the $450 premium?

Is the 3960X 40% - 50% faster than a 3930K? thinking.gif

Since you're an overclocker, you paid an extra $450 for 3MB cache. Congratulations!

The Titan 47% faster than the 680, whereas the 3930K vs 3960X.... rolleyes.gif

So true Titan will still be a top of the line card 2 yrs from now 3930k will be outdated as soon as maxwell is released and Ivy chip for the same line will smash it
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yea, paying $1000 for this makes perfect sense....


Here is a better comparison considering that HardwareCanucks only tested 5 games and Techpowerup tested 18 games.


Nothing beats HardwareCanucks frametime testing though, which clearly favorite GTX Titan ahead of GTX 690
http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/hardware-canucks-reviews/59785-nvidia-geforce-gtx-titan-6gb-performance-review-15.html


I`m still not sure if I want 2 Titan`s or 1 Titan. They cost like 1300 dollars here in Norway rolleyessmileyanim.gif
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FC3 is a buggy mess. You cant take that game as a example. While Nvidia has released GTX Titan AMD is still working in HD 7970 drivers.

1 year later.
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