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Hey guys!

I am on a new build and i have £750 for the Graphics department!

I need a card(s) sli or crossfire are welcome, that will be able to max all games. (dont mention C3...its not a game, its a benchmark.. lol) at at least 1080p.

But also have in mind performance/money. Meaning a good example is titan being faster than a 780 but not a good choice because you can get a titanish performance with nearly half the price...

Seeking the best bang for the buck.

As i said before, dual cards or sli/crossfire are welcome.

Cheers.

EDIT:I DO NOT OWN A 7850. I SOLD IT!
Edited by fedrosishere - 10/6/13 at 3:25am
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post #2 of 31
I'd just grab a second 7950 for ~5-6 months. After that Maxwell will be out and we'll see how many games use Mantle and the performance boost from it.

GPUs are expensive here in the UK, so it'd be smarter to save your money till you know where it can be spent for best value. And 2x 7950 should keep you very happy (esp OCed) and should perform significantly better than similar Nvidia cards in the next gen games that utilise Mantle.
post #3 of 31
here's a web page uyou might find useful It covers only new cards of course. http://www.videocardbenchmark.net/gpu_value.html

They like the 7790 best. A pair of those clocks in right between a 7970 and a 7950 for about 200 bucks. With a budget like you got though I might consider a pair of 7950s which should beat that titan you were talking about, and if you want to max your budget you can go for 3.
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Sorry for not stating it. I sold my 7950. I dont have one. frown.gif

also, i can get a slightly used VTX 3D Radeon HD 7990 with a water block for around 400 pounds.Is it a good deal or should i go with something else?
Edited by fedrosishere - 10/5/13 at 10:39pm
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DUDES! A LITTLE HELP HERE! Tell me if i should get this 7990 or not because it is going to be sold in a bit
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rather you get a 780
    
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or 2x 770s = about $1000
    
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post #8 of 31
the 7990 sounds like a good deal to me, especially if it includes a waterblock, you would get more fps with the 7990 over a single 780 or titan, but if you want a strong single card solution, a 780/titan is top atm.
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Originally Posted by fedrosishere View Post

DUDES! A LITTLE HELP HERE! Tell me if i should get this 7990 or not because it is going to be sold in a bit

... I'm running 2x ROG boards, one with 4x GK104s and the other one with two 7990s (4 GPUs)...I love them both, but given your specific question, I certainly enjoy the 7990s...zero problems, immense speed (keeping in mind that I water cooled the 7990s per spoiler)
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But with the upcoming R9 290X will the 7990 be on top... i mean the r9 290x and 780 are a single gpu card(and if those are used in an sli/crossfire config they will surpass 7990). agh! too many choices.!

EDIT: This is the 7990 i am talking bout.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/200969280194?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1438.l2649
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