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The bad performing cooler is doing great?

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WOW!!! amazing card, the scaling awesome too...but the price is high though, 1200 would have been acceptable... nvidia wonder driver are awesome too...i see the 780ti sli scaling well. over all great job amd and nvidia...but like everyone else as been saying the price need to be fix asap thumb.gif
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I'll wait for it to drop in price by nearly 50% just like the 7990 lol tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by TheLAWNOOB View Post

I don't see what you are on about.

AMD's 295X2 is much cheaperer than the TitanZ and it is out right now. AMD does care about their customers since they release a bargain of a marvelous design and it will be readily available long before nVidia push out their over-priced and over-rated card.

If you don't mind paying the nVidia tax, stick with your 780 TI Kingpins. I will be getting myself 4 295X2s and put them in 3 way SLI.
I'm just hoping this is sarcasm
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post #55 of 539
Whatever, it's better to buy 2 290xs if you are into multi-gpu configurations. Cheaper and better. You can prolly buy 2 custom 290xs plus water-blocks for 1.5k. Same thing with Titan Z, better to buy 3 Tis plus water-blocks.
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post #56 of 539
Great gfx card and temps. Price is retarded though.

Makes me glad I didn't pay more than $500 for my 780 Classy. I'm tired of these dumb high prices. All I'm doing is playing games that usually cost less than $40....
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post #57 of 539
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As I said in the previous thread.

$1499 is stupid. And it doesn't matter if you compare it to $3000 which is even more stupid. Fact of the matter is that both are terrible prices, one just definitely more so than the other.

Dual GPUs are supposed to be prices the same or less as 2x the individual GPU they're made of. And that's because there are always going to be sacrifices made with these designs.

Oh you are just realizing that gpu prices are out of control?

i been saying that since Titan release.
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The max tempereature of 69°C is actually very very impressive. I wouldn't dare to cool a full hawaii gpu with a 120mm rad in a custom loop. biggrin.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by TheLAWNOOB View Post

If you don't mind paying the nVidia tax, stick with your 780 TI Kingpins. I will be getting myself 4 295X2s and put them in 3 way SLI.

Not sure if you're trolling but definitely sigged!
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post #59 of 539
Performance is as expected nice that the cores don't throttle at all.
Nice that they run cool and quiet.
Look at the frame times it is silk and makes 780 Ti's look like a stuttering mess.

It will destroy the Titan Z due to the superior scaling and the fact that the Titan Z can't up its clocks that much since it is on air.
Then we come to price which is a boo hoo point to some but to me a real factor it is too expensive so I'll go with watercooled 290x's if I were to go that route again.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by maarten12100 View Post

Performance is as expected nice that the cores don't throttle at all.
Nice that they run cool and quiet.
Look at the frame times it is silk and makes 780 Ti's look like a stuttering mess.

It will destroy the Titan Z due to the superior scaling and the fact that the Titan Z can't up its clocks that much since it is on air.
Then we come to price which is a boo hoo point to some but to me a real factor it is too expensive so I'll go with watercooled 290x's if I were to go that route again.

yea.
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