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How do GTX 670s in SLI perform? Might get another 670
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well EVGA has ACX cooler, AMD has AHE "Alien Head Edition" tongue.gif
but really no 4gb ...

best
revro
post #33 of 577
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How do GTX 670s in SLI perform? Might get another 670
Absolutely fantastic thumb.gif
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post #34 of 577
Meh, decent performer but no where near a proposed performance increase from the 7000 series to suggest an upgrade for me personally.
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post #35 of 577

Don't know why but i like it.

 

I am cool with ten to fifteen percent more performance on the same node.

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post #36 of 577
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Originally Posted by revro View Post

well EVGA has ACX cooler, AMD has AHE "Alien Head Edition" tongue.gif
but really no 4gb ...

best
revro

4gb on a 384bit bus would not be ideal from my understanding. 256, 512 etc. for configurations of 2,4,8 etc.
post #37 of 577
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Uh....no. That would be terrible. You couldn't game at 1440p@120+ hz that way. You need a DL DVI connection

You can get a mDP to DL DVI adapter. DP has more bandwidth than DL DVI.
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The card is probably fast and awesome but they really need to work on the looks.
I don't care if it's pink and has flowers on it if it screams performance. tongue.gif
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post #39 of 577
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well EVGA has ACX cooler, AMD has AHE "Alien Head Edition" tongue.gif
but really no 4gb ...

best
revro

AMD will have 3gb or 6gb (if one is ever made)

Really hoping they price this right. Give me a card faster then the gtx780 for $100+ less then I will be more then happy.

And guessing from AMD's track record the 8950 should be little faster then gtx770 and for around the same price it would be a great card to get, especially since it has 3gb and not 2gb.
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Fugly cooler, ok performance, ok price.

I'm expecting at least 20% over 7970 GHz.
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