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Seeing as you are planning on getting the Asus VG248QE, I would say Nvidia is a must so you can use Nvidia Lightboost.

I think you can go with 7970's and still enable Lightboost, but you will need a Nvidia card in order to trick it first (like a laptop or 2nd pc) and then plug into your GPU.
post #22 of 281
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Originally Posted by Hokies83 View Post

Nvidia owners have more amd stuttering issues then the people that own the cards do....

And above poster i have a rig with one nice clocking 7950 in it and I bet it will beat ur 770 pretty easy let alone an avg over clocking 7970...

Ur card is an over clocked680..... It has been well shown after over clocking a 7970 handles a 680 its butt most of the time... Even a 7950 can do it...

Cause they made the first number bigger does not make it any faster.

So how do you explain.......


Your 7950 is one water, so yea......If mine was on water......

I keep posting benchmarks and proof, something you don't seem to be doing....wonder why. rolleyes.gif
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post #23 of 281
I would not hesitate to buy the 770 over the 7970.
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post #24 of 281
770 SLI for sure!

Easy 1320Mhz.... And who says the drivers are garbage?...... Oh right.. AMD users tongue.gif

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I would have to say go with the sli gtx 770
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post #26 of 281
He's right ... probably. And to those who thinks 770 can clock further than 680 no you're wrong ... very wrong.
Also hokies ... apply "Alatar logic" here.
But anyway, stop it you all. Seriously.
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770 SLI for sure!

Easy 1320Mhz.... And who says the drivers are garbage?...... Oh right.. AMD users tongue.gif
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Well apart from dying GPUs and random BSODs? Hmm, interesting.
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post #27 of 281
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Originally Posted by Hokies83 View Post

I have built computers on the side for near 20 years....

I had 4 680s one did 1375Mhz

Your benchmarks mean nothing stock vs stock The op is overclocking the 7950 and the 7970 pull away with overclocking.

So you need to check yourself before you post.

And i have the exact same steam account with the same games ive played on both.. in almost all cases the 7950s overclocked get more fps then the 680s wink.gif

Also i have a 1080i 120hz monitor and a 1440 monitor.. which i game on both so i can tell pretty easy....

My 680s did 140 = 160 fps maxxed out BF3 my 7950s peg 200fps which is the game cap....

20 years or not, I'm not sure I want to take advice from someone who uses = where they should be using - . Computers are far more complicated than typing.
post #28 of 281
If you want to play BF3 or 4 you want AMD simple. No game runs as smooth as BF3 does for me even in CFX. Performance is also crazy @ 1440p MAX settings.
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post #29 of 281
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He's right ... probably. And to those who thinks 770 can clock further than 680 no you're wrong ... very wrong.
Also hokies ... apply "Alatar logic" here.
But anyway, stop it you all. Seriously.
Well apart from dying GPUs and random BSODs? Hmm, interesting.


Hahahahahahaha... BSOD's you say? lachen.gif............... from what exactly? laughingsmiley.gif, you need to educate yourself more on the 770's, Maybe go buy one?

No one on the 770 owners thread has reported any GPU failure, so..... idk what you are talking about.
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770 SLI for sure!

Easy 1320Mhz.... And who says the drivers are garbage?...... Oh right.. AMD users tongue.gif
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

i like your other sli better. push it more. you should beat the fastest crossfire in ocn.thumb.gif
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