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So another hotfix, and another hotfix on march for the Primal/Division/NFS release?
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I use a 780 Ti since 1.5 years and gaming experience is excellent. Lots of people talk a lot but don't have the card to play with it.
Only big problem I encountered was in The Witcher 3 and, one week later, the problem was repaired via drivers.

Ive had my 7970s for about 4 or 5 years now... performance with them has only gotten better and its still getting better.

Same, though for me it's 3 or 4 years.

I'm amazed at how this card is still running all the new games with awesome graphics. Witcher 3, Far Cry 4, etc.

The 7970 is just a really damn good card, it's aging super well.

I won't be upgrading until I get €200 card which offers a 100% upgrade on my 7970. I don't think we'll be seeing those for a while!

It's true that AMD drivers aren't optimal for some CPU bound games, but when your CPU is an overclocked Skylake I5, you're still doing really well in those scenarios anyway. It'd be interesting to see whether AMD and Skylake do better than Sandy Bridge and Nvidia. That'd be an interesting study.
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Same goes for me and my Sapphire 290X/8GB Vapor-X (running 1060/1400 on stock speeds up to 1100/1500 overclocked, stock volts). I bought it in November 2014 and replaced a reference 780ti. This is by far the best GPU I ever had and performs like a champ from day 1. And now with DX12 and the new driver suite even better performance is expected. These AMD GPUs are aging like a good wine or whiskey. And of course I won't be upgrading until I see a new GPU offering a significant performance improvement for a good price or when I realise that the GPU begins to fail.
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Thanks for posting.

That memory slider bug was driving me nuts. I can stop editing C:\Users\asdfg\AppData\Local\AMD\CN\gmdb.blb by hand now!

Another bug I still have is after accepting the overclock user agreement idle volts get replaced with max volts.. can't imagine how or why that happens. I can confirm it doesn't always happen either. The only way to fix is reinstalling.

Another disappointment is not being able to use frame rate control, my card supports it on paper (7770/250X) yet switching it on does nothing.

Hopefully since recently AMD dumped so many cards into legacy status they can hammer out more bug fixes...
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1 FPS increase in Rise of the Tomb Raider on Single 290X. Not even tried CFX yet. I doubt the load lag is fixed.
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1 FPS increase in Rise of the Tomb Raider on Single 290X. Not even tried CFX yet. I doubt the load lag is fixed.

Nope.
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They fixed the memory slider stucking after downclock and oc yeeey.
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CFX works correctly in Elite: Dangerous in Windows 7 again.
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More than happy with Single GPU performance. Its nothing like Witcher where 30 vs 60 is huge difference. I could OC the card for extra 10% more fps but dont see the reason. Would like to see benchmarks though just out of curiosity.
really ?
cause I remember you saying The Witcher 3 at 40 fps 60Hz vs. 90 fps G-sync is not at all different, or, to be more precise, "90 fps g-sync is literally useless in a game like TW3".

hehehehehehe

I wonder if the fps suddenly starts mattering if ROTR gets a DX12 patch allwoing amd to run 20% faster than nvidia.
Edited by Klocek001 - 2/25/16 at 7:52am
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1 FPS increase in Rise of the Tomb Raider on Single 290X. Not even tried CFX yet. I doubt the load lag is fixed.

Well I expected a little bit more, but thanks for testing smile.gif

It would be so damn amazing if Nixxes would add DX12 support for ROTR.
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