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Honestly, whether it's 'merely' 290 performance or more than 980 performance, for $250 I'll get it anyway. My HD6850 is outdated, the jump will be big enough either way, and the power reduction (thus heat reduction) would make it worth the price.

If I remember correctly the 6850 only drew about 120ish watts. Probably will be about the same as the 480. but yeah in terms of performance its a huge jump. Probably more then when I upgraded my 3870 to a 6850.
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Funny coming you, and your insane number of 1080gtx threads. I suppose your totally neutral also right?

My thought as wel. Quite ironic actually.
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It's amazing how insecurity can show itself even on a medium like an online forum. Perhaps that is due to the anomymity of online? thinking.gif
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Do we know the dimensions of the RX 480 yet?

Thinking of a new mitx system and want to plan ahead
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If I remember correctly the 6850 only drew about 120ish watts. Probably will be about the same as the 480. but yeah in terms of performance its a huge jump. Probably more then when I upgraded my 3870 to a 6850.
I meant the heat reduction compared to the R9 290, since I was already thinking of getting an R9 290/390. Sorry that I was unclear on that.
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Do we know the dimensions of the RX 480 yet?

Thinking of a new mitx system and want to plan ahead
The official size wont come out until reviewers get their hands on cards.

unofficially, a card the length of the PCIe slot is 6.7 inch. The PCB looks to be about 7-7.5 inch. I'd figure about 10 inch or so. Base your build around fitting a 980, and the 48-x will be guaranteed to fit.
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Not sure why anyone is surprised. They've been doing the same with CPU's for a while now. I'm totally psyched.

My son and my girlfriend will get my R9-270X's, and I'll get whatever is out in November for my birthday.

It's a smart business move from AMD and I think some people here can't seem to understand that.
    
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Im a 1080p gamer and will be for a while, I have barely touched the 4gb my 270x has atm, Im freaking excited for this. 150w TDP with hgiher than 380x perfromance @ 200$, Im freaking sold! Excited to see benchmarks of this.

I am sold as well. You're right about the 4gb thing, but if there's an 8gb version I might get it. X-Plane would love the extra memory.
    
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I am sold as well. You're right about the 4gb thing, but if there's an 8gb version I might get it. X-Plane would love the extra memory.
I've hit the 2GB limit on my GPUs at 1200p a few times. wolfenstein the new order and modded skyrim come to mind, far cry 4 pushed 2.5GB without AA, shadow of mordor can hit 4 GB at 1080p, same with GTA V, meanwhile civ V, witcher 3, and battlefield 4 tickle 2000MB.

On principal alone, I'd but the 8GB varient. The era of 256MB vram consoles saw pc games hitting 1GB pretty reliably, so the current gen having 2GB vram (I've heard ps4 games can only use 4GB of ram total) would mean pc games will probably routinely hit 6-7GB within a few years.
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I've hit the 2GB limit on my GPUs at 1200p a few times. wolfenstein the new order and modded skyrim come to mind, far cry 4 pushed 2.5GB without AA, shadow of mordor can hit 4 GB at 1080p, same with GTA V, meanwhile civ V, witcher 3, and battlefield 4 tickle 2000MB.

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Funny thing about about GPU memory is that the more you have, the more likely it will be utilized.

If you have more than 2 GB of RAM it will use more, if you have above 4 it will use more than 2 GB (in modern titles)
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