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Might want to take into consideration.








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when were those released? because earlier on amd 7 series had terrible driver issues, but are really good and stable these days.
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post #23 of 27
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when were those released? because earlier on amd 7 series had terrible driver issues, but are really good and stable these days.

A few hours ago. This issue has been there for a very long time with CF and AMD has only recently recognized it. Their first actual attempt to fix it is to be expected in July.
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I had 7950 in crossfire and it was awful, a lot of games were really bad. I was shocked to see how much better a single card was. Crossfire does give nice benchmark scores though...

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I had 7950 in crossfire and it was awful, a lot of games were really bad. I was shocked to see how much better a single card was. Crossfire does give nice benchmark scores though...

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what is your cpu oc'ed to? mine struggled at stock. 4.5 everything went smoothly. BF3, C2, and C3. Plays C3 at Very High settings with 4MSAA finally and buttery smooth. first time to crossfire and i can't believe it. it is just as smooth as having a single card - at least with the these games. PS2 - not so much.
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post #27 of 27
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what is your cpu oc'ed to? mine struggled at stock. 4.5

My CPU is also at 4.5, guess mileage varies depending on many factors.

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