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Poll Results: gtx titan or 2x 7970 or gtx690

 
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    2x 7970
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post #21 of 52
Ok for 7970 I would go for the MSI power edition as it overclocks normally but the cooler is much better than the xfx one. MSI is known for their graphics cards so I would trust them with a big purchase such as a 7970. I have a MSI twinfrozr 3 7950 and it overclocks to preform as fast as a gtx 680 and 7970. I get a graphics P score on 3dmark 11 of 10600. At 1200 MHz. So with a 7970 at 1200 MHz should get a score of ~11000-12000. Also nvidia has gone back on over clocking. Nvidia does not approve over clocking and pretty much discourages OC so don't think about going with a gtx 680.
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post #22 of 52
A 7970 should run 95% of all the games on max. Some games like crysis 3 might be able to run mid-high. Bf3 will run max easily. I can run a resolution of 5760x1080 with my 1200mhz 7950 at mid to high. So a 7970 OC will run crysis 3 at max. Also if you want more bang for your buck go for two 7850 4gb I'll send the link below.
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post #24 of 52
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Originally Posted by mastercommander View Post

A 7970 should run 95% of all the games on max. Some games like crysis 3 might be able to run mid-high. Bf3 will run max easily. I can run a resolution of 5760x1080 with my 1200mhz 7950 at mid to high. So a 7970 OC will run crysis 3 at max. Also if you want more bang for your buck go for two 7850 4gb I'll send the link below.
For 1440P there is no way any single card not even the Titan can max out some of the really demanding games
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post #26 of 52
Games like Hitman Absolution. Metro 2033 and Sleeping Dogs demand so much GPU power in 1440P that no single card can run those games maxed out not even a 7970
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post #27 of 52
Quote:
Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Games like Hitman Absolution. Metro 2033 and Sleeping Dogs demand so much GPU power in 1440P that no single card can run those games maxed out not even a 7970
I concur.
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post #28 of 52
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I concur.
I know first hand i have tried to run the built in bechmarks in those 3 games and they just destroys my overclocked GTX 680 maxed out in 2560x1440
Edited by shilka - 3/16/13 at 5:27pm
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post #29 of 52
Quote:
Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Games like Hitman Absolution. Metro 2033 and Sleeping Dogs demand so much GPU power in 1440P that no single card can run those games maxed out not even a 7970


http://www.anandtech.com/show/6025/radeon-hd-7970-ghz-edition-review-catching-up-to-gtx-680/5

http://forums.anandtech.com/showthread.php?t=2284269

7970 will be easily max those games might need to OC a bit but will max em out
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post #30 of 52
Keep in mind its 2560x1600 so at 1440 it will get more fps
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