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I had 2 Gtx 680s sold them and got 3x 7950s.. i can not tell any difference between them in the games i play besides the 3x 7950s being alot faster.

And being able to hold the 120fps mark that i want..

That is awesome.

I still believe that certain system configurations suffer from driver issues more than others.
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post #272 of 542
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That is awesome.

I still believe that certain system configurations suffer from driver issues more than others.

that maybe so:
CrossFire, SLI, And Micro-Stuttering
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Three- And Four-Way CrossFire

The performance of three- and four-way CrossFire setups not only surprised us, but also managed to utterly convince us that micro-stuttering doesn't have to affect your multi-GPU configuration. For some reason, the third GPU almost always eliminates micro stuttering and has a less-pronounced effect on performance. At least in the games we ran, the fourth GPU is more eye candy than anything, and its contribution is minimal.
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post #273 of 542
We know that the Wii U uses AMD, we know that PS4 will use AMD. But after reading all this I have to wonder how true it will be that xbox will use a dual GPU solution. If that turns out to be true, knowing all ported PC games would be multi gpu optimized in one form or another, how this frame rating will all look in the grand scheme of things...

This is going to be very interesting if true. smile.gif
post #274 of 542
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I thought part of it was not open source. IIRC

the perl script is open source and is/will be available as open source. the rest of the tool, frame capture card, is available anywhere for purchase.

False,
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When we originally talked with NVIDIA about this project the mindset from the beginning was merely to get the ball rolling and let the open source community and enthusiast gamers look at every aspect of the performance measurement. That is still the goal – with only one minor exception: NVIDIA doesn’t want the source code of the overlay to leak out simply because of some potential patent/liability concerns.
 
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post #275 of 542
Amd will admit everything they are accused of...it's a good strategy really, I would, just to crawl back to be competitive again. The funny thing is nvidia is going for the kill by using their own tools to bury amd...lame move really...I will support amd...I will buy 100 ps4 and give them to my friends and relatives....lol.biggrin.gif
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post #276 of 542
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I thought part of it was not open source. IIRC

the perl script is open source and is/will be available as open source. the rest of the tool, frame capture card, is available anywhere for purchase.

False,
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When we originally talked with NVIDIA about this project the mindset from the beginning was merely to get the ball rolling and let the open source community and enthusiast gamers look at every aspect of the performance measurement. That is still the goal – with only one minor exception: NVIDIA doesn’t want the source code of the overlay to leak out simply because of some potential patent/liability concerns.

Well there you go. Nvidia might be doing something underhanded, but I doubt it.

That still does not negate the fact that AMD is aware of some issues with their drivers and their intent to fix them this summer.
Edited by criminal - 4/3/13 at 11:45am
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post #277 of 542
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Well there you go. Nvidia might be doing something underhanded, but I doubt it.

That still does not negate the fact that AMD is aware of some issues with their drivers and their intent to fix them this summer.

underdogs must play nice tbh....
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False,

while i am looking for my source, would you kindly link your's?

thank you.
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Double Post, Sorry mad.gif
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I agree, AMD is aware of issues and they are approaching them constructively. However, some of this data should be taken with a grain of salt, especially given Nvidias involvement and lack of complete transparency.
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while i am looking for my source, would you kindly link your's?

thank you.

Sure, the very PCPer article itself. At the bottom smile.gif

http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Graphics-Cards/Frame-Rating-Dissected-Full-Details-Capture-based-Graphics-Performance-Testin


Goes on to say that they are looking to somebody else to develop a similar tool.
 
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