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post #21 of 68
No, it wouldn't run circles around it (stock anyway, OC'd different story), it along with a 7950 can trade blows w/ a Ti depending on the game.
Considering that it's about $100 cheaper though makes it a huge value, plus the free games just sweeten the deal.
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post #22 of 68
Definitely get the MSI over the EVGA (wish I had), the EVGAs are poor overclockers.
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post #23 of 68
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Not sure if you'll be interested, but if you don't want to shell out for a Ti / 7950 and don't want something as weak as a 660, then I think it's Tahiti LE to the rescue (basically a 7930).
PC 7870 EZ is $244 right now with a $30 rebate. Considering how close it is in performance to a 7950 for that price...it's pretty ridiculous and it comes w/ Bioshock + Tomb Raider.

Do you think the Tahiti would run circles around the GTX660ti?
doh.gif no... not run circles by no means..
post #24 of 68
My question is, do you care about brand? I mean you prefer NVIDIA/AMD? I ask this because, for the sub price $200 - $300 range, I think buy a 7870 XT is the best choice you can get. Sure you will not get the PhysX, but you can sacrifice it for more performance than buy a 660. thumb.gif
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post #25 of 68
I wound up disabling PhysX most of the time even with my 670 FTW, the effects were cool and all, but they can really kill FPS (and I don't like that).
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post #26 of 68
I LIKE EYE CANDY... biggrin.gif
post #27 of 68
Just look really hard and find a 670 for $300.
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post #28 of 68
not yet you can't but for a little more you can bag one of eBay or look for Amazon 'warehouse' deals and/or Newegg 'open box' ones...
post #29 of 68
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Pretty useless upgrade in my opinion, you might consider a GTX 670


Where did you get these numbers? Or what settings, out of curiosity.
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Where did you get these numbers? Or what settings, out of curiosity.

[OFFICIAL]---Top 30 --- Unigine 'Valley' Benchmark 1.0

In my opinion, its a very good representation.

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