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Why wouldn't people just crossfore 7990s then? I'm sure a 7990 crossfire would crush 780 crossfire

Heat and power are other considerations.
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Heat and power are other considerations.

and this tongue.gif i always forget about heat and power consuption minded users lol, i always waterblock my cards and overclock them to hell and back so power isnt a problem for me lol.
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hm.... if the new AMD card drops the price of the 780, maybe i should go sli 780s?
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hm.... if the new AMD card drops the price of the 780, maybe i should go sli 780s?

depends on how far the price drops, i wouldnt expect anything under 599.99 usd.
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depends on how far the price drops, i wouldnt expect anything under 599.99 usd.

yeah im expecting that too. when i got my 580 amd just released their 1up and i paid 599 for the 580.
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