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Poll Results: AMD or Nvidea

 
  • 28% (11)
    AMD
  • 71% (27)
    Nvidea
38 Total Votes  
post #21 of 110
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Ok thanks biggrin.gif .

But are you sure there's no difference between AMD and Nvidia? Like physicX, isn't it an exclusivity of Nvidea? Also which one is better for 3D? For multi-screen?

Both cards are pretty equal in the benchmarks. Which one should I get? If want to make a SLI setup, more Vram would be better but the gtx 770's 4 gb version is available at the same as the r9 280x. Also i can oc the card if needed so the clock speed doesn't matter.
Edited by Sam60I - 4/16/14 at 8:49am
post #22 of 110
Is it just me or does seeing "Nvidea" bother them? biggrin.gif
post #23 of 110
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Is it just me or does seeing "Nvidea" bother them? biggrin.gif

Lol sorry, it's the last time I make a thread without having checking for mistakes at least 3 time.
post #24 of 110
Saving money? AMD?
No expense spared? Nvidia.
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post #25 of 110
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Saving money? AMD?
No expense spared? Nvidia.

The gtx 770 and the r9 280x sells at the same price in general in Canada. Does this means I should buy a gtx?
post #26 of 110
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The games I'm planning to play are: BF4, Titan fall, TESO, Thief, DOTA, LoL, and Rome 2. I can spend a maximum of 400$.

BF4=AMD friendly,Titanfall either works (60fps cap), TESO no idea,I would put my money on nvidia, Thief=AMD friendly, DOTA/LoL either works, Rome 2,I think nvidia came with an SLi profile recently that works nicely, other than that no idea.

Flip a coin.
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GTX 770 would be a good choice in this price range.
   
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post #28 of 110
280x is such a beast biggrin.gif

And about your question above, AMD gpus tend to work better with multi screens setups, haven´t tried 3d with neither both brands.

btw, is it your first build?.

Also, if you are going to do dual screens, I guess it isnt going to be for gaming.



Can you see the crosshair? xD



See if you can grab a gigabyte 990FXA-UD3, and a 120mm liquid cooler, by doing that, you will get a bit more of budget to spend on the GPU so you'll be able to get a r9 290 or a gtx780, that will be a major improvement on performance.
Edited by danilon62 - 4/16/14 at 9:32am
post #29 of 110
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Thanks for your answers guys.

But could you argue please? Why is the r9 280x or the gtx 770 a better choice? I would like to learn more about hardware biggrin.gif .
post #30 of 110
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Thanks for your answers guys.

But could you argue please? Why is the r9 280x or the gtx 770 a better choice? I would like to learn more about hardware biggrin.gif .

The 280x should perform slightly better due to its wider memory bandwidth, 384 bits vs I think it was 256

Just look up at some benchmarks in different websites. They are mostly paired, in some games the radeon wins by just 1 fps, in others the nvdia wins by 1 fps, also, most 770s come with 2gb of memory, the extra gb of the 280x and its wider bus should make it more future proof
Edited by danilon62 - 4/16/14 at 9:42am
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