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One single 1080p monitor, I'm pretty set on the 7970ghz edition.

You really sould look at a 1440P monitor if you have the money for a high end card

7970 is a little bit wasted on 1080P
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Slight edge? I dont think so. 7970 compete with the 780 on some games.There is no logic to get a 680 over a 7970 when it cost more and its over 10% slower.
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post #33 of 36
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Should I get the ghz edition? Or can I just OC a standard 7970 to the same clocks? Ik the ghz editions are binned higher
that 7970 for 330usd AR worth it you can ocing it to 1ghz and get same performance for less $$$
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Slight edge? I dont think so. 7970 compete with the 780 on some games.There is no logic to get a 680 over a 7970 when it cost more and its over 10% slower.
Drivers are less erroneous (from my experience anyways), you get more features and if you play Borderlands 2 your going to want a GTX.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWFkDrKvBRU&list=PLCEE758E40CF35E83&index=6&feature=plpp_video

Not to mention all of the other games that use PhsyX and more on the horizon that use it like BL2.
5-10% is a meaningless difference, thats 5-7 FPS most the time. With two cards peforming so closely it becomes more about quality/features at this point.

You get what you pay for, Radeons are priced accordingly.

(-Edit : Added link)
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post #35 of 36
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Drivers a much better, and if you play Borderland 2 your going to want a GTX.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWFkDrKvBRU&list=PLCEE758E40CF35E83&index=6&feature=plpp_video

Drivers on what? Drivers is all fine for single gpus. You try to fight with stupid reasons.There is no reason to get a 680 over a 7970(except if you want cuda)
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Slight edge? I dont think so. 7970 compete with the 780 on some games..
Some games, for the most part the 680/7970 get their butts kicked.
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Drivers on what? Drivers is all fine for single gpus. You try to fight with stupid reasons.There is no reason to get a 680 over a 7970(except if you want cuda)
AMD have tightened up a little but they still have more issues/glitches/bugs on average.
Both GPU's are priced accordingly.
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