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7970 is the best choice currently available ...
    
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7970 is the best choice currently available ...
matter of personal opinion,,, yours... rolleyes.gif
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matter of personal opinion,,, yours...

may be...
    
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matter of personal opinion,,, yours... rolleyes.gif

For 3D gaming I would agree, Nvidia is the stonger choice
Just like AMD is the better choice for Eyefinity.

The 7970 still beats a GTX670 in most games
And the smoothness thing is really debatable and doesnt effect every game at that. Plus when the new memory management system is out the 7000 series will have a nice lead over the equivalent nvidia card. Not saying nvidia cards are bad just that AMD has been making better cards this generation for the price. Nvidia may have offered its users with a more trouble free driver experience but AMD drives as of now are not bad at all and only getting better.

We all know you like the 600 series but calling them better then amd's 7000 series is noting more then a personal opinion as well.
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I'm speaking specifically 3D gaming in this situation...
and to be honest I think the HD 7870 'boost' is the all around best GPU out there right not
price per performance ratio....
that's my opinion..
smile.gif

so no fanboism or favoritism..
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Originally Posted by malmental View Post

I'm speaking specifically 3D gaming in this situation...
and to be honest I think the HD 7870 'boost' is the all around best GPU out there right not
price per performance ratio....
that's my opinion..
smile.gif

so no fanboism or favoritism..
The boost? Really? Seen the 7870 XT yet?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DaveLT View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by malmental View Post

I'm speaking specifically 3D gaming in this situation...
and to be honest I think the HD 7870 'boost' is the all around best GPU out there right not
price per performance ratio....
that's my opinion..
smile.gif

so no fanboism or favoritism..
The boost? Really? Seen the 7870 XT yet?
that might be what I'm talking about then....
thanx..

that's the one with the 7900's PCB or something right.?
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that might be what I'm talking about then....
thanx..

that's the one with the 7900's PCB or something right.?
Yup.
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I don't trust dual GPU setups most of the time because of the weird nature of SLI or Crossfire X can sometimes have you getting less FPS on lets say two 7850's then one 7850 because some games are optimized for some GPU's and some are more optimized for single GPU use then 2 so I wouldn't go spending money on another 7850 just to play some games better, just buy one 7970 and you will not regret it.

But for 3D NVIDIA is definitely the better option, like a GTX 680.
Edited by game reactor - 3/12/13 at 12:24pm
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just saying, AMD is the only option for Eyefinity.
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