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They're pretty sweet cards, good bang vs buck. They overclock like a beast. Or into a beast, whatever.

If you could find 1 with a black pcb it would look killer against you mobo.
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Just get the 7950...
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A 680 is on average 8% faster then a 7970 at 925mhz. 7970 GHZ edition at 1050 is 9% faster then a 680. 7950 is 21% slower then a stock 7970 and 30+% slower then 680/7970GHZ edition. Then you have the whole other level where the 680 and 7970s can be overclocked as well, so no, stop with the bull ****.

check benchmarks of overclocked 7950s if you dont believe me
 
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7950 has been known at average OC to go in to stock 680/7970 territory...
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7950 has been known at average OC to go in to stock 680/7970 territory...

This
 
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i am enjoying all the feed back from you all. Again, thanks raghu, and sparky as well.

How about any of your experience with the HD 7950 first hand?

Edit: Im wanting the MSI Hawk edition, but if not, then the tf3 or the sapphire cards. Which one?
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i am enjoying all the feed back from you all. Again, thanks raghu, and sparky as well.

How about any of your experience with the HD 7950 first hand?

Edit: Im wanting the MSI Hawk edition, but if not, then the tf3 or the sapphire cards. Which one?

can you confirm how much amps your psu can supply on +12v rail. as for HD 7950 cards

Sapphire HD 7950 boost (11196-16-20G) uses a reference AMD PCB design with unlocked voltage and good cooler.

http://www.superbiiz.com/detail.php?name=AT-7950BST

msi hd 7950 is now selling boost edition with 960 mhz boost clocks. this card too has good cooler and unlocked voltage.

http://www.amazon.com/MSI-R7950-TWIN-FROZR-3GD5/dp/B007NG3WR2/
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Originally Posted by MxPhenom 216 View Post

A 680 is on average 8% faster then a 7970 at 925mhz. 7970 GHZ edition at 1050 is 9% faster then a 680. 7950 is 21% slower then a stock 7970 and 30+% slower then 680/7970GHZ edition. Then you have the whole other level where the 680 and 7970s can be overclocked as well, so no, stop with the bull ****.


i would like to bench my 7950 against your 680 and i bet you it won't be 30% slower. and i have a bad clocker.
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i am enjoying all the feed back from you all. Again, thanks raghu, and sparky as well.

How about any of your experience with the HD 7950 first hand?

Edit: Im wanting the MSI Hawk edition, but if not, then the tf3 or the sapphire cards. Which one?

you should be able to maintain 60 minimum in bf3 mp with a bit of oc on both cpu and gpu using ultra and 4msaa.
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