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post #1371 of 2543
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Oh wow, must vary a lot on location, because I don't think the Fry's near me has had a release-day GPU that I can remember...

Yea Im thinking they might have them by Tuesday. The 780s on Newegg are slowly sold out. Only 4 models left now.
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Are they going to outsource the driver division? Honestly with the 7000 series it hasn't been that bad compared to the past.

There is no news of this being outsourced. Just stating an opinion based on experience. The drivers with the 7000 series do seem to be improved over my experiences with the 4000,5000,6000 series.

All had very decent single card performance but when I went, CF 4850's, 5850's, 6870's, I spent must of my gaming time trying to remove the micro-stuttering or crashes. I was always able to find a solution though!
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I'm starting to feel like I may have been duped into thinking $650 for a gpu is some kind of good deal. Maybe at the end of this gen Nvidia will release a $1200 card, then shortly after come out with a $750 880. Maybe I'm just being overly cynical.
    
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I'm starting to feel like I may have been duped into thinking $650 for a gpu is some kind of good deal. Maybe at the end of this gen Nvidia will release a $1200 card, then shortly after come out with a $750 880. Maybe I'm just being overly cynical.

Good deal considering the 680 4gbs are still at least $550 everywhere you look.
    
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Anyone else with 2-way, 3-way or 4-way HD7970s considering changing to the GTX780? AMD need to release their driver fix fast. July is too late.

I considered 3 780s. But, performance gain wasn't enough for me to justify the price. I have some great 7970s that meet/beat a stock 780 card for card. Obviously the 780 can oc, but not worth the premium ATM.

I will wait until VI in DEC/Jan and make a decision. Its either that or maxwell/880/titan 2.
     
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post #1376 of 2543
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Yea Im thinking they might have them by Tuesday. The 780s on Newegg are slowly sold out. Only 4 models left now.

They will get more stock tuesday , I wouldn't worry about 780s selling out at all unless you want a specific model.
     
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post #1377 of 2543
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I considered 3 780s. But, performance gain wasn't enough for me to justify the price. I have some great 7970s that meet/beat a stock 780 card for card. Obviously the 780 can oc, but not worth the premium ATM.

I will wait until VI in DEC/Jan and make a decision. Its either that or maxwell/880/titan 2.

I vote for Volcanic Island or Maxwell. (For 3 cards or more, I'm waiting for VI to get 3 or 4 x HD 9970) biggrin.gif
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I'm starting to feel like I may have been duped into thinking $650 for a gpu is some kind of good deal. Maybe at the end of this gen Nvidia will release a $1200 card, then shortly after come out with a $750 880. Maybe I'm just being overly cynical.

You got it all figured out my friend.
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Trying to decide between spending $300 for a 7970 or 670 or wait for the GTX 770 for $400-$450 or this crazy priced card... I just want to run games nicely on my 2560x1440 monitor, maybe dual 1440p monitors.
post #1380 of 2543
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Originally Posted by KaRLiToS View Post

I vote for Volcanic Island or Maxwell. (For 3 cards or more, I'm waiting for VI to get 3 or 4 x HD 9970) biggrin.gif

Im waiting for 2x7970 in 1 gpu (for less than $600) period buying any of this card right now is just a waste of money look how nvidia with the 780 owned titan owners lol

7-10% is not worth $400 bucks lol
Edited by zGunBLADEz - 5/24/13 at 6:02pm
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