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okay so im inbetween these 2 what are the pros and cons of both http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202026 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202003

I'd look around for a HIS 7950 IceQX2 best 7950 by far.
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Originally Posted by Blindsay View Post

Until AMD releases new drivers, Nvidia currently has vastly superior multi gpu drivers


OP: 7950s ive seen drop on sale close to $250, for that price they are a killer deal. A 7870XT if you want to same some money though is a fine choice
How superior? Superior is just "Blindspeak". SLI has it's own problems
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post #24 of 44
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okay so im inbetween these 2 what are the pros and cons of both http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202026 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202003

From what I can tell..

Vapor-X has:
Better cooler
Requires 8-pin and 6-pin PCI-E connectors (uses HD 7970 PCB)
Overclocked out-of-the-box
Memory overclocked, too

Comes with D-SUB/VGA instead of SL-DVI
Little longer than the standard version

100352-3L:
Requires 2x 6-pin connectors

Comes with default Boost clocks

You may want to check this thread out: http://www.overclock.net/t/1394623/belials-comprehensive-guide-to-7950s some useful information there.
post #25 of 44
The 3L version shows no VRM temperatures. Check this out: http://www.overclock.net/t/1367119/sapphire-100352-3l-hd7950-stripped-for-your-viewing-pleasure/60
The 3L stays cool, it basically uses the same type of cooling compared to the Vapor-X model. Also, the 3L version is shorter and lighter.
post #26 of 44
The 7950 is the best card under $300. The 7870 XT cards run very hot but are a good bang for the buck also. I've had a ridiculous amount of GPU's over the last 15 months. Easily 40+ tested. In my experience this is the best card out for your money. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161420

It's quiet, very cool, and overclocks 1100+ with ease. Just have a look around at reviews on this card. It freaking rocks!
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How superior? Superior is just "Blindspeak". SLI has it's own problems


Go look at any frametime review....
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post #28 of 44
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I'd look around for a HIS 7950 IceQX2 best 7950 by far.

^ HIS 7950 IceQX2 is the best 7950 currently, If you're considering a Vapor-X might as well go with the IceQ X2.
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Without starting a monumental flame war, let's say that I am of the opinion and have a good amount of evidence to support the fact that the 670:

Will trade blows with the 7950 with the 670 winning 60% of the time and the 7950 winning 40%
Has vastly better multi-card drivers/support/smoothness
Draws less power
Runs cooler
Runs quieter, therefore

And a few other reasons.

The 7950 isn't a bad card, but I wouldn't spend $300 on one.
Even if you get $200 worth of free games....Yeah definitely get the HD7950.
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I would have picked the 7870XT for sure
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