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They've been limiting it in gaming GPUs, the hardware is still there. Fury never got a workstation equivalent card due to only have 4GB RAM. Polaris though was promised for workstation market iirc, so it should also come with 1/2 DP then.

No, Fury/Tonga/Polaris are all pretty similar. No 1/2 DP in hardware. Now, it may do 1/8 or 1/16 instead of 1/32.
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But the power consumption is the only con, let them focus on it and expel all their energy, they will tire eventually and we can discuss the many pros to these cards.

As a PC enthusiast that OC's my CPU, ram and GPU I don't give a stuff about power lol.

This.
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GTX 970 is at 250EUR ( vat included ) , basically there there with the RX 480 4GB
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300€ the 8gb version here in Portugal, guess the 4gb will be around 250€ rolleyes.gif
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TSMC has 16nm FinFet, which is what Pascal is currently being built on. NV's premium pricing makes it harder to decipher which node is cheaper, but GloFlo has historically been cheaper and inferior to TSMC.

Ehhhh. GF had SoI 32nm and could get much better clocks out of it than anything TSMC could produce for a long time. After 32nm though, GF has been pretty meh.
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GTX 970 is at 250EUR ( vat included ) , basically there there with the RX 480 4GB

Exactly so you buy an AIB 480, why would you want that pile of junk 3.5GB card.

I'd be embarrassed walking down the street to my car with a 970.
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Even the 4gb 480 is 0.5gb better than the 970 biggrin.gif

I agree biggrin.gif
But for 1080p (where both cards are aiming, since the 480 even with 8GB isn't giving great performance in most games at 1440p an above), both cards are aiming well now in price and performance and are overall very similar. One from 2014, one from 2016.
That is actually pretty nice for nvidia. Just reduce the price of the leftover 970s in order to hit on the 480 market, and then release the 1060 at a competitive price (if they can) and higher performance and they are set for another year of leading the market.
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For me only disappointment is power consumption. It fits my budget and have big improvement over my HD 7850.
For those who thought that it is better to buy a gtx 970, think that it will happen with that, when gtx 1060 hit market.
Sry my english.
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Exactly so you buy an AIB 480, why would you want that pile of junk 3.5GB card.

I'd be embarrassed walking down the street to my car with a 970.

lol

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After reading through 20 of these reviews, I compiled:

Average overclock across all reviewers: 1335mhz.

(That is not counting the 5 reviewers who said overclocking was so poor that they did not bother to post results.) If I were to include those five, the average overclock for an end user, being an experienced video card reviewer, would be 1318mhz.

The range of stable overclocks achieved by manipulating Wattman and voltages: 1300mhz - 1375mhz.

(Only 3 reviewers out of 20 achieved higher than 1350mhz.)
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