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Which video card is superior? Radeon 7850 or 660 ti?

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My friend has the 7850 and he says its basically the same, is thta true?
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Nope
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7870 and 660Ti share blows stock vs stock but not the 7850 and 660Ti as it would take a big overclock on just achieving to 7870/660Ti stock performance.


if anyone has anything to add or to prove differently please do. smile.gif
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My friend has the 7850 and he says its basically the same, is thta true?

The hd 7850 is equal to or slightly better than gtx 650ti boost. The one that competes with gtx 660ti is hd 7870. You can always refer to this although it's not entirely correct.
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yeah those above me pretty much summed it up.

7850 ~> 650 ti boost
7870 ~ 660/660ti
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Well showed it to him and he said there was a spec that showed every spec and

"One had 1 thing better the other but it was practically the same"

Trying to get him to send me the link
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Well showed it to him and he said there was a spec that showed every spec and

"One had 1 thing better the other but it was practically the same"

Trying to get him to send me the link

"Spec vs Spec" on video cards doesn't work.

You have different architecture, different technologies, different implementations.

The only way to compare video cards (without being incorrect or biased) is to check what FPS they get doing the same benchmark (on the same settings) for a certain period of time. Even then one benchmark program can say your 660ti wins while a different benchmark program will say his 7850 wins.

 

P.S. The 660ti is better than the 7850, I was just using the two cards as random examples.


Edited by TehOnlyMITTENS - 8/15/13 at 8:49pm
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660Ti is miles ahead of a 7850 in every manner.

A stock GTX 570/480 beats a 7850.
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I have an off topic question but didn't want to make a new thread
i FINALLY got a new montior but when i try to select surround it says all the monitors HAVE to be on one video card?

I have 2 on each but I do not have an adaptor for the other two slots
Edited by Azusachan - 8/16/13 at 3:01pm
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