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XFX R9 290 DD Edition OR Gainward GTX770 Phantom II

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OK Guys, what is better:

XFX R9 290 DD Edition (4GB) OR Gainward GTX770 Phantom II (4GB)

Tnx wink.gif.
post #2 of 6
the 290 competes with the 780. the 770 with a 280X.
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Wouldnt the 290 have better performance than the gtx 780? I would assume the r9 290 would be the better choice but it's more expensive.
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Personally I would avoid anything XFX, not a fan of there stuff. I have had a few things break in the past.

Does it have to be those two cards?
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The xfx all the time..comes with bf4 when you register it on their web
post #6 of 6
OP thats a no brainer. R9 290 is a 780 competitor

XFX DD has a new design and has good reviews

http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/hardware-canucks-reviews/65741-xfx-r9-290-double-dissipation-review-7.html
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