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post #11 of 18
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Originally Posted by PCM2 View Post

The 780 does seem to overclock very nicely itself though. It pulls it ahead of stock Titan performance easily. I have no real preference for Nvidia or AMD and didn't really want to start any sort of flame war or other. tongue.gif

with regard to the driver needed to run the 780 . . . (not positive) i read that the card comes with 320.11 and works quite well. just avoid 320.18 till it gets sorted out - end of month i think.
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Get it.
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post #13 of 18
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Originally Posted by malmental View Post

GTX 780 came with 320.11 on the disk (retail package) and all you have to do is use those until the next driver release which will be tomorrow.

Go for the GTX 780 and when and if the HD 8970 (also agree that ignorance runs deep in that statement whether it turns out to be true or not)
then possibly sell whichever GPU you do not want then and get it.

Cheers.

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post #14 of 18
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Hi, please refrain from making such bold statements. Comments such as these encourage unprofessional posts.

He does have a point everything points to AMD for better performance. So it's not that bold of a statement.
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post #15 of 18
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He does have a point everything points to AMD for better performance. So it's not that bold of a statement.
He may, or may not have a point, but the thing is such comments shouldn't be made on the basis of "speculations" alone. It can also defeat the purpose of this thread. Don't get me wrong, I've lots of respect for AMD as a company. thumb.gif
post #16 of 18
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He may, or may not have a point, but the thing is such comments shouldn't be made on the basis of "speculations" alone. It can also defeat the purpose of this thread. Don't get me wrong, I've lots of respect for AMD as a company. thumb.gif

Yes, you are correct. Unless we know the lineup of the GPU's and what AMD currently can offer, we can't really say anything with 100% certainty.
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the gtx 780 is more than just a graphics card, its a piece of art!
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