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Poll Results: what to get.

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 16% of voters (3)
    SAPPHIRE 100351SR
  • 55% of voters (10)
    SAPPHIRE Vapor-X
  • 0% of voters (0)
    GIGABYTE GV-R797TO
  • 5% of voters (1)
    GIGABYTE GV-R797OC
  • 11% of voters (2)
    HIS H797QMC3G2M
  • 11% of voters (2)
    XFX Double D FX797ATDJC
  • 0% of voters (0)
    PowerColor AX7970
18 Total Votes  
post #21 of 25
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Originally Posted by remnant View Post

have to bumb this now that I've seen this Saphire 7970 6GB "toxic :"http://shop.amd.com/us/Manufacturer/Sapphire/Detail/GraphicCard/100351-6GVXSR?SearchFacets=category%3AGraphic%20Card

this the 3 extra Gb is worth it. also just noticed that new says its discontinued.. . . . but it it came out right?

Less your running multi-monitors the extra cost of the 6gb 7970 isn't justified. Even then it would still require two cards at least for a triple monitor setup. I still say stay reference.
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post #22 of 25
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I know this isn't the place for it but what do you think I could get for my 6870 to help pay for the 7970 if I sold it locally? $80-$90?
     
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post #23 of 25
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I know this isn't the place for it but what do you think I could get for my 6870 to help pay for the 7970 if I sold it locally? $80-$90?

yeah $90 at max.
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post #24 of 25
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yeah $90 at max.

thanks I don't have the rep to post in "appraisals" section

anyway I found out that I won't be getting the money I thought I was so this topic is done for me for now, going to try and save up for the next round of radeon cards
     
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post #25 of 25
I my self want that Sapphire Vapor X, also take note that the Vapor X is the 7970 Ghz edition, which is faster, than the stock 7970 editions. Hopefully I can swap it into my current build that and sell my 6950 and use that cash to buy an OC my i5 3550
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