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All gpus really your always gonna have 1 or 2 games that is poorly wrote and does not hold over 60fps at all times or the game is so demanding it needs 2 titans or 3 680s or 7970s to hold over 60 at all times.

is there any game other than crysis 3 that is sooooooo demanding and slaughtering gpus like that ? redface.gif
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good to know, i gotta keep a solid max fps on pong

True that.

I would probably lose my mind if I couldn't maintain 60 fps on text adventure games.
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You could have the fastest set up and still dip under 60FPS due to driver's and optimizations. So no, two 7970s will not stop the dip below 60FPS in some games.
    
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No if you go overkill with AA. For example 8xmsaa is way too much and the difference between 4xmsaa and 2xsmaa is minimal. I wouldnt take 2 7970's for 1080p/60 hz. I would go for 7870 xt x2
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hmmm.....

so there is no way i can get my 60fps @ all times in every game no matter what i do ? bad optimized games don't really mind them, they are an exception specially gta 4 doesn't even use cross fire and heavy on the cpu, but the cpu shouldn't be a problem as it's a 3770k overclocked
As we said, THERE IS! It's just some nasty nasty nasty games. Even with a 3960x some games will take a lot of effort to max out so your OC'd 3770k "shouldn't be a problem" it shouldn't but it won't compare to a 3930k anyway wink.gif
But the point is, you will max out in most games. Just not nasty badly compiled games. Although dipping slightly below 60 to 50 is okay. I've seen it happening without a GPU (HD7770 Vapor-X OC) or CPU (i5-3470) pegged even to 60% just has to do with the game by itself anyway.
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is there any game other than crysis 3 that is sooooooo demanding and slaughtering gpus like that ? redface.gif
Tomb Raider with TressFX on ... that will instantly slaughter Nvidia GPUs
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As we said, THERE IS! It's just some nasty nasty nasty games. Even with a 3960x some games will take a lot of effort to max out so your OC'd 3770k "shouldn't be a problem" it shouldn't but it won't compare to a 3930k anyway wink.gif
But the point is, you will max out in most games. Just not nasty badly compiled games. Although dipping slightly below 60 to 50 is okay. I've seen it happening without a GPU (HD7770 Vapor-X OC) or CPU (i5-3470) pegged even to 60% just has to do with the game by itself anyway.
Tomb Raider with TressFX on ... that will instantly slaughter Nvidia GPUs

what about amd ?

i have that game but didn't try it yet

will one 7970 be too weak to give a decent frame rate maxed out no AA
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Probably yes

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Probably yes

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the minimum is still 52 not too bad, but still not 60 rolleyes.gif
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the minimum is still 52 not too bad, but still not 60 rolleyes.gif

With your 7970 at 1.2 you are closer to 60-65.Dont forget we dont have a new driver for tomb raider optimizations
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I'm working 2 OC'd,w/c'd 7950's on a 25 inch 60hz monitor(mistress in sig)
OK for sure.
C3,BF3,Unigine Valley,Heaven.
ALL have mins down to teens in places due to driver optimization & settings.
But they all look & "play" awsome.
I really could not see risiking $$ on a 7970 when OC'd 7950's(w/voltage control) were so close in performance.
With two,I adjust settings,maybe lower AA and have not been disappointed.
You should be fine?
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