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How much better would the crossfire cards be at that resolution though? Or a comparable game like bf3?
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post #22 of 28
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How much better would the crossfire cards be at that resolution though? Or a comparable game like bf3?

I got some bf4 scores on 64 man multi servers 1440p max settings over ride aa in ccc with 2XMSAA this was on parcel storm beginning of storm cards where clocked at 1100/1550 for these benchmarks.
This is using benchmark mode with fraps set to 300 seconds
Single: Min:41 Max: 82 Avg: 55.387
crossfire: Min: 87 Max: 172 Avg: 117.313
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post #23 of 28
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Originally Posted by HardwareDecoder View Post

loving my 7950's xfired @ 1440p

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This Microstutter nonsense has to stop really. I experience none of that on my 7950's. Mind you I'm on a 144hz monitor so fluidity is key, and any 'stutter' would be easily noticeable. I see none whatsoever.

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I would personally go 290 i'm getting ready to drop my xfire 7950's a lot of inconsistent performance at times, or games just not supporting crossfire well it's become more headache then what it's worth.

Guys how fast are your clocks on the crossfire and what temps are you seeing?
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im running 1150/1500 on both cards and my temps never hit 70c.
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post #25 of 28
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I decided on the 290 because its new

Performance will increase

overclock under water

better for xfire, no bridge, no stutter

4 gb for 1440p

eh no stutter, no headaches i still remember messing with the xfire'd 7770s that just wouldnt work right

im lazy, no need to change psu, all cables sleeved.
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im running 1150/1500 on both cards and my temps never hit 70c.

Thanx what about room temps?
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Thanx what about room temps?

uhh 65-70F
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i ran 1.15 ghz overclock and my temps never went past 62 degrees in bf4, full gpu usage
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