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post #81 of 2543
man I wanna up to a single GTX 780 for my 1080p rig so so bad...
still leaning towards the GTX 770 after some thought.

probably change my mind and get it, time to sell some old hardware..
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post #82 of 2543
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Maybe I have the names mixed up then. I'm pretty sure the titan cooler exhausts through the rear, doesn't it?

What would the other style of coolers be called?

Axial dual/triple fan.
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post #83 of 2543
So if you don't have a titan or 780, every time you go to the can you'll freak out for a moment thinking you dropped your sad old GPU in the can
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post #84 of 2543
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Originally Posted by SKYMTL View Post

Interesting. Is that a ~20% overclock netting 30%+ performance gains? :O

yup surpasses the stock titans performance!!
post #85 of 2543
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Originally Posted by Syan48306 View Post

The Titan cooler is a blower type cooler that exhausts out the back.

The ACX is a dual fan solution that blows air around the case.

Yeah, I don't have space between the two cards, so blowing the air around wouldn't have been a feasible solution for me.
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post #86 of 2543
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A solid 25% gain over a HD7970GHz, 30% over GTX 680/HD7970, and 10% slower than the Titan. Not to mention the nice headroom left on the card due to the conservative boost speeds. Anyone looking for an awesome single GPU card , this is the card to get.

http://www.hardocp.com/article/2013/05/23/nvidia_geforce_gtx_780_video_card_review/7#.UZ4cPqI3tqy

This review clearly shows that with overclocking, you can easily surpass a stock Titan and reach a HD7990/GTX 690 levels without the headaches of multi-GPUs, especially when it comes to AMD's multi-GPU solution.

The gigabyte windforce gtx 780 out of the box is quicker in all titles over the titan biggrin.gif
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post #87 of 2543
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So, if Titan was $1500 and 780 was $1300, it still be worth it, correct? Because of it would match an overpriced card to begin with.

No, because you failed to take into account the 7970 and the 680
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post #88 of 2543
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Tell that the the compute community. I don't know a single developer who is using an AMD card. GK110 and Tesla pretty much rule that roost.

As for compute on a card that targets gamers? Most don't and shouldn't care.

...unless you bit mine (hash) or fold (opencl ATM) or bionic....there are more.

What about musicians who want to accelerate video and audio processing and encoding?

Compute is more important than you think especially when you are looking at $650 vs $2500. Not everyone who uses the teslas at work can afford them at home.
     
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post #89 of 2543
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£539 in the UK.....ouch!!

That's not too bad for launch day pricing to be honest. It's only recently top end cards have been hovering around the £400 mark
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post #90 of 2543
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So, if Titan was $1500 and 780 was $1300, it still be worth it, correct? Because it would match an overpriced card to begin with.

Well said thumb.gif

It's all about putting it in perspective, once you take away the marketing hype
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