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post #1 of 16
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What would be the best and smoothest

Here are my choices.

Cross Fire 7970 ghz (not sure which version)
SLI GTX 680 4gb
GTX Titan
GTX 690

I do not plan to overclock the GPU at all. What would be my best bet for highest and smoothest game play.
post #2 of 16
If you have the Titan on that list then go for the Titan. You could even go for the 7970's but if you do not want all the CFX troubles, then titan is your best bet. I would then go for 7970's.
post #3 of 16
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What all troubles come with Cross fire I read this alot but yet i read they perform very beastly.
post #4 of 16
670 SLI?
Im using 1600p and im running everything on highest easily.
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Originally Posted by Apexii22 View Post

670 SLI?
Im using 1600p and im running everything on highest easily.

that would give higher frame rates then a single titan?
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I've never had a CFX issue with my 7970s and i'm a day one buyer
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What all troubles come with Cross fire I read this alot but yet i read they perform very beastly.
^^^ This! I hear that all the time but I've never had a problem with ONE exception! I downloaded the wrong drivers for my cards! I WAS THE PROBLEM! Not the crossfire setup! To top it off I'm running a pair of crossfired low-mid range cards- check my sig rig I have 2x Sapphire Radeon HD 7770's GHz Edition. What some ppl say are THE WORST cards you could possibly ever crossfire!
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post #8 of 16
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What Power Supply you all recommend for 2 of these Cards for Cross Fire?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202001

I want a really legit top of the time PSU!
post #9 of 16
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Originally Posted by kuruptx View Post

What Power Supply you all recommend for 2 of these Cards for Cross Fire?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202001

I want a really legit top of the time PSU!

In all honesty, Any quality 650 watt unit will do, I had a 3770k @ 5.4ghz + 2 7970s @ 1250/1775 each and i didn't draw more then 550 from the wall
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post #10 of 16
Of course in order
  1. HD 7970 CrossFire
  2. GTX 680 4GB SLI
  3. GTX 690
  4. GTX 670 SLI
  5. GTX Titan

If price doesn't matter, grab a Titan, seems like a very Fun card. wink.gif . But its the worst in price/performance.



Edited by KaRLiToS - 3/23/13 at 10:58pm
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