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looks like amd is hinting at somthing

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Might end up being another GTX 590 mad.gif
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post #13 of 133
Quote:
Originally Posted by th3illusiveman View Post

Might end up being another GTX 590 mad.gif

$700 for a dual-GPU card is wishful thinking based on the gouged prices these days biggrin.gif
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post #14 of 133
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kosai View Post

Yay for micro stuttering, only a handful of games supporting multi GPU, and long waits for optimized drivers.

I thought the290/290X solved that a while ago?
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Oh.boy.
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post #16 of 133
Quote:
Originally Posted by EchoTwoZero View Post

Not to mention just how unimaginably hot that card is going to get.

Hotter than a thousand suns..

First card to come with LN2 as reference cooling tongue.gif
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Waterblock as standard or maybe even a AIO? tongue.gif
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BUT.......... Can it mine?
















Without melting?
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post #19 of 133
Quote:
Originally Posted by Slomo4shO View Post

Seems AMD is busy mailing snapshots to the tech community hinting at a dual-GPU card...

So far:

BRIGHT SIDE OF NEWS
PC Perspective
TechReport
Digital Trends


I guess this is one way of building up hype...
Linus also got one of those.
https://twitter.com/LinusTech/status/444192888868462592/photo/1/large?utm_source=fb&utm_medium=fb&utm_campaign=LinusTech&utm_content=444192888868462592
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290X2? I'm okay with this.

As long as it doesn't transform into the actual Mount Vesuvius and burn your computer to ashes with its 9000W TDP.
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