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Should I get the 7990 or the GTX780?
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Here we go again.

Google the benchmarks, decide for yourself. The 7990 is faster, and costs $300 more.

The 7990 suffers from some Crossfire issues with certain titles - it's a dual GPU card after all. If it were my money, I'd get a GTX 780. I'm on team green this time around, I was team red last generation. LOL.

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Edited by hammong - 7/27/13 at 9:11pm
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Mm. I'll probably get the 7990 then, thanks!
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780.
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wait for the CF frame pacing drivers on July 31 before going with HD 7990. check out reviews of the frame pacing driver and then decide. also unless your motherboard does not support crossfire going with HD 7970 CF is going to be cheaper. here is sapphire HD 7970 OC (1 Ghz ) for USD 318 (298 after mail in rebate)

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202008
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Definitely the 780, no contest there.
    
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Originally Posted by raghu78 View Post

wait for the CF frame pacing drivers on July 31 before going with HD 7990. check out reviews of the frame pacing driver and then decide. also unless your motherboard does not support crossfire going with HD 7970 CF is going to be cheaper. here is sapphire HD 7970 OC (1 Ghz ) for USD 318 (298 after mail in rebate)

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202008
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post #8 of 8
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Originally Posted by raghu78 View Post

wait for the CF frame pacing drivers on July 31 before going with HD 7990. check out reviews of the frame pacing driver and then decide. also unless your motherboard does not support crossfire going with HD 7970 CF is going to be cheaper. here is sapphire HD 7970 OC (1 Ghz ) for USD 318 (298 after mail in rebate)

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202008

Unfortunately I can't SLI/Crossfire on this board, so the dual GPU card is going to be the priority. I'd go with the 780 but it just doesn't have the same performance the 7990 does. Are there any other recommendations?
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