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2x GTX 780 SLI vs 2x 7970 Crossfire ?

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Which has the best perfomance? Are there any benchmarks i can see?
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Depends on the resolution, either will push 1080/1440 very well. Once you get into multi-monitor gaming the 780s should, and will, pull ahead.
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Just for a Single 1080p Display?
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The 780s will be superior to the 7970s at any resolution (except for maybe 4k displays and above but they will both likely see diminishing returns on above standard resolutions). Obviously will cost more but you get what you pay for.
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is it a bit overkill to have 2x 780 for just a single screen? tongue.gif
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You want CrossfireX 780's or 7970's, just for 1080p?
IMO thats overkill. axesmiley.png

Get a 1440p monitor, then go dual GPU.
I'd get the 780, it whoops the 7970 and 680.
Although not sure about its SLi numbers, but I would guess they would be damn good.
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If you are using 120hz monitor and you want over 120 fps on newer games then, IMO, it is far from overkill. If you are using a standard 60hz 1080, then yea, it is.
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Hmm the point is that i maybe buy new PC this year. And i Currently have 2 monitors (1680x1050) One is Fujitsu Siemens and the other Samsung syncmaster. I play in one screen and have the browser open in the other screen. Next year im going to move into another house and i want to buy there a new monitor 1440p probably. =/
Dont know what to do .
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get the 2 780 and buy a new display when you change house
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