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Some of the 7k series cards aren't as good as the 6k series cards let alone while they're xfired. I mean the 7790 is supposed to be close to the 6870 but if you think about the comparison of 2 x 6850's vs 1 x 6870 I'd take the 2 x 6850's.
check it out 6870 vs 7770:
http://anandtech.com/bench/Product/777?vs=780
Also the 2012 benchmarks for the same cards:
http://anandtech.com/bench/Product/540?vs=536
Edited by yodazb - 5/18/13 at 9:41am
post #32 of 34
My bad, I missread who posted that. But anyway benchmarks above should show 2 x 6850's should be better then 1 7790. Sorry again.
Edited by yodazb - 5/18/13 at 10:19am
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The only problem is, I have a low budget of about $170 ish max... I'd rather not spend that much though
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Are you set on buying a new card? If not you should be able to pick up at used 6970/6950 in that price range. Both of which destroy the 7770/7790 cards...
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