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to be honest I'm still so disappointed in Haswell to worry about GPU's.. redface.gif

GTX 770 if you wanna spend the extra dollars for the nVidia card and HD 7970 if you want the performance of for less.
brand loyalty and being pro brand is whatever.
your choice, your money, your call.

I rather bash AMD and Intel right now before I bash Radeon.
no real reason for that.

3770k would be a nice upgrade for you, those threads would so some good work in Crysis 3 and bf3!
 
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If you're going to SLI or Xfire I'd recommend going SLI because it offers better multi-GPU performance. The EVGA GTX 770 w/ ACX http://amzn.to/12iIbiR are a great buy right now for the performance.
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If you're going to SLI or Xfire I'd recommend going SLI because it offers better multi-GPU performance. The EVGA GTX 770 w/ ACX http://amzn.to/12iIbiR are a great buy right now for the performance.
Are you kidding me? It's been shown CF often scales up better smile.gif Don't get me started about a 2GB framebuffer either. Not good if you're going multi-monitor or 1440p which is entirely the reason for going CF or SLI these days
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depends on the game so just relax with all the trying to prove this and that starting another fanboi war..
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Looks like 2GB Vram won't cut it, boy I would be pissed if I forked out the cash for two new high end cards and still couldn't play full detail at 1920x1080

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you guys need to look up the definition of memory allocation...
let's move on now.
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Looks like 2GB Vram won't cut it, boy I would be pissed if I forked out the cash for two new high end cards and still couldn't play full detail at 1920x1080

tongue.gif I doubt that would be the case on 1080p.. Even crysis 3 on Max settings X8 MSAA only pulled 1.5gb of V-ram on my previous 660 SLI setup. You know, even AMD55 (or whatever his name is tongue.gif) still plays games on his 1.5gb 480 on 1600p/1440p..

The game would use the V-ram the GPU has... why you see 2gb+ is because the 7970 and 780 have 3gb v-ram... If you throw in a 770 in that list, the V-ram usage for that card will be lesser than others


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so stop it before it starts....
that's the point.

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Yungbenny911 -
it's just the typical Radeon fanboism crap....

 

Dont be an idiot, I said at the beginning of the tread that i would get the 770 at this point, but if they have 2GB ram, then I am not so sure now

 

I used Nvidia cards for over 10 years and had a few SLI set ups.

 

http://www.overclock.net/t/1401220/770-sli-or-7970ghz-cf/0_30#post_20202878


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it was a generalized statement so if you are offended then it must be somewhat truthful..
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