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Im currently using a 7950 for gaming. Well amazon prize matched a 780 sc for a good price so I bought it. So now im wondering which gpu to use for gaming. My other problem is if I pick the 780 id have to remove amd drivers and that doesn't sound fun at all.
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just send me your 780 sc and I'll mail you my other 7950 LOL then you don't have to worry about removing those precious AMD drivers.

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seriously wipe the AMD drivers and sell that 7950 to some miner freak and enjoy your 780.
 
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seriously?
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I have 2 rigs, currently housing a single 7950. I have a 3rd rig about finished.
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if your cpu can talk it will ask you . . . are you crazy?

me want the 780.biggrin.gif
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780 is the clear winner. Even benching my 7950 @ 1300/1700 does not come close.

Wiping drivers is super easy, just make sure you uninstall using the regular method(Windows). You could use ATIman Uninstaller or DDU if you want absolute deletion of the drivers, but it's not necessay and could cause problems.
    
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780 is the clear winner. Even benching my 7950 @ 1300/1700 does not come close.

Wiping drivers is super easy, just make sure you uninstall using the regular method(Windows). You could use ATIman Uninstaller or DDU if you want absolute deletion of the drivers, but it's not necessay and could cause problems.

 

Are you suggesting, Control panel>Uninstall>Amd Catalyst Manager?  Nothing else?

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Are you suggesting, Control panel>Uninstall>Amd Catalyst Manager?  Nothing else?

Yes sir. That's all I had to do switching between my 7950 and testing out an old 9800GT and then back to my 7950. You could always use the other programs afterwards if you encounter any problems.
    
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Im currently using a 7950 for gaming. Well amazon prize matched a 780 sc for a good price so I bought it. So now im wondering which gpu to use for gaming. My other problem is if I pick the 780 id have to remove amd drivers and that doesn't sound fun at all.

Are you kidding??
7950 = GTX 760
A 780 is way faster. Also, why would uninstalling AMD drivers be such a hassle?? you only have to do an express uninstall which takes ups 2 minutes and 2 clicks.
Your post is a shame for the OCN community xD
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