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I had my 780s at 100% fan speed last night, they are literally inaudible compared to reference 7970s at 90+% fan speed:o

But the GTX 780 EVGA ACX is much better. rolleyes.gif
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But the GTX 780 EVGA ACX is much better. rolleyes.gif

Again, I have *NEVER SAID THAT* in regards to raw performance Why do you keep acting like I or anyone else has?
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I'm just kidding man, sorry.
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some kitty may need a time out . . . (luv ya man!)
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some kitty may need a time out . . . (luv ya man!)

Because people keep literally fabricating things that were never said?
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7970: ~$430 average on newegg at this point with four games that you can buy for $20 on forums. So we can call the effective price if you needed the games as 410, but I'd say many already have them.

GTX 780: ~$650 for ~20%+ more performance. This is a 51% price increase, but not completely nuts considering the premium high-end products often carry in price-performance and that some people prefer nvidia, which helps mitigate the pricing factor to them.

GTX Titan: $1000 for ~5% more performance. This is a 54% price increase. For one fourth of the gain further.

Which one looks out of place? I think virtually everyone would answer the same thing.
A reference 7970 at 50% fan speed was like a hairdryer on low. 90%+ would probably have your system about to take off for orbit, but I didn't ever try that high when I had mine... but what does this have to do with what I posted, other than being a tangent? If you're going to pick one sentence randomly to talk about from my post, take this one: "Stop misquoting me: I have not said it (780) *is* faster, I have said that it is about 5% slower and therefore effectively nil in usage differences. I have never said the 780 is faster outright. So, stop arguing as though I have."
Why do you downplay the 7970s value so much yet exaggerate the 780s? You also need to stop with the bogus $20 for all the games line, it's simply not true...
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some kitty may need a time out . . . (luv ya man!)

Because people keep literally fabricating things that were never said?

no. because as well versed and knowledgeable as you are, your mind might be racing a bit too fast ie. had you gave it a second, you might have "seen" the sarcasm in karlitos' reply . .just making an observation.

edit;typo
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Why do you downplay the 7970s value so much yet exaggerate the 780s so much? You also need to stop with the bogus $20 for all the games line, it's simply not true...

It's indeed true. I bought the 3-game pack for ~$25 on ebay a couple weeks ago, I'm sure prices have dropped by now too as the games age.

Nothing's being exaggerated there, they are raw numbers. I literally left opinion out of there completely. EDIT: With my analysis being placed after each set.
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no. because as well versed and knowledgeable as you are, your mind might be racing a bit too fast ie. had you gave it a second, you might have "seen" the sarcasm in karitos' reply . .just making an observation.

True enough, I do get a bit "into" the debates smile.gif. I just had seen him post it several times, so I assumed it was meant rudely and not sarcastically. You're right though.
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Because people keep literally fabricating things that were never said?

Well, the troll thing was a troll thing...there was no context to it other than "I want to see frame time 780 vs titan!" *looks at single GPU graph* "o yeah, sli is way better than cfx".

Like really? The conversation wasn't even about amd. But from this thread, talking bad on amd = OK, not trolling; talking good on amd = off topic and trolling nvidia.

Its a bit ridiculous.
     
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It's indeed true. I bought the 3-game pack for ~$25 on ebay a couple weeks ago, I'm sure prices have dropped by now too as the games age.

Nothing's being exaggerated there, they are raw numbers. I literally left opinion out of there completely. EDIT: With my analysis being placed after each set.
True enough, I do get a bit "into" the debates smile.gif. I just had seen him post it several times, so I assumed it was meant rudely and not sarcastically. You're right though.
I would be interested in seeing proof please...
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