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post #31 of 51
I agree 100% with AndyM95 through the thread.

I would go with 2x 7950/70's, HIS IceQ are great for Crossfire.
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post #32 of 51
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oke, you guys say
2xHD7970 gddr5 3gb

superior over
1x gtx GeForce titan 6gb. ?

and in case of a future proof system? and in case of single monitor ?

hd's?!
post #33 of 51
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Originally Posted by arthurbr View Post

oke, you guys say
2xHD7970 gddr5 3gb

superior over
1x gtx GeForce titan 6gb. ?

and in case of a future proof system? and in case of single monitor ?

hd's?!
The Titan is more future proof as it has higher SLI potential more vram and a gigantic OC potential.
But if you don't care for Xfire not scaling or scaling bad and driver issues hd7970 will provided a better frame rate.

In case of a single monitor there would be really no way to go to these extremes Titan for a single monitor will max for years to come I guess as drivers progress.
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What resolution are you playing at?
 
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What resolution are you playing at?
3x 1080p so 6MP
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Get the 4GB models. You will need the VRAM. You can always overclock the cards later.
 
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post #37 of 51
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Get the 4GB models. You will need the VRAM. You can always overclock the cards later.

Talking about 670/680's?

Then 4GB is rubbish because of the crippled memory bandwidth.
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post #38 of 51
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haha, yea this is a mess. I think I should close the tread and open a new one a little bit more precise
post #39 of 51
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Talking about 670/680's?

Then 4GB is rubbish because of the crippled memory bandwidth.

Err... Did you check my hydra rig? I went from quadfire 7950s to 680 SLI @ 7680x1440 res.... Trust me when I say 680 4GBs will be sufficient for the task.

The 690 I have laying in the case only doing folding at the moment is a monument to it's failure at that resolution.
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post #40 of 51
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Err... Did you check my hydra rig? I went from quadfire 7950s to 680 SLI @ 7680x1440 res.... Trust me when I say 680 4GBs will be sufficient for the task.

The 690 I have laying in the case only doing folding at the moment is a monument to it's failure at that resolution.
Rubbish is a strong word. I'd say it's good but not as up to the task as a 7950/7970/Titan would be due to it's lower memory bandwidth. If you look at benchmarks comparing the 7970 GHz to a 680 4GB, the 680 is slower by quite some margin.
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