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post #771 of 1449
Im still gonna stick to AMD. Somehow i dont like how nvidia is designing their cards, and how they age. Seen it, been there. No thx.
post #772 of 1449
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Originally Posted by Farih View Post

Sorry but the 290x has just been 1 of the best GPU's all times in my book.
For me on par with the 8800 back then wich was also a heavenly card.

It was made to win over the 780, it then went on to take the 780ti.
Now its above a 970 and competing at times with a 980.
What is there not to love ?
if u ask me seeing both 1060/RX480 not having a clear win from 390X is disappointing. That is a 430mm chip very old one, if only AMD launch 290X at that time with these kind of performance. 780Ti would need to sell $450 or less.
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not in RotR

and in Ashes maybe 1-2 fps ahead, if that

is what I saw


in Hitman of course it is, its a Gaming Evolved title
yes find me someone that actually did a bench with the new patch..
everyone used their previous 480 score
also no if you take guru3d score as a reliable one you better see it on ashes page...high 1440p preset with low settings......
post #774 of 1449
Guru3D reused their RoTR RX12 benchmarks from their RX480 review, so they don't have the latest patch applied:

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/amd_radeon_r9_rx_480_8gb_review,10.html
http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/geforce_gtx_1060_review,13.html

Overall, the 1060 seems to be about ~9-10% faster, at about 30% more cost. ($199 vs. $250)
Edited by AmericanLoco - 7/19/16 at 7:03am
post #775 of 1449
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Sorry but the 290x has just been 1 of the best GPU's all times in my book.
For me on par with the 8800 back then wich was also a heavenly card.

It was made to win over the 780, it then went on to take the 780ti.
Now its above a 970 and competing at times with a 980.
What is there not to love ?

 

Well, it's not really comparable to 8800. G80 was a revolutionary GPU architecture wise and clearly outperformed anything out on the market for close to 2 years. Except for perhaps Titan (which wasn't revolutionary at all) no GPU ever did since then. Especially once you factor in the headroom in clock speeds of the other GPUs.

 

Not a bad product at all, but also not one of the best GPUs. Hawaii has sky high clocks and a beefy memory subsystem, but isn't on the level of 8800 and radeon 9000 series at all.

post #776 of 1449
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Originally Posted by nagle3092 View Post

On TPU there's Arkham Knight, cod bo3 and just cause 3.
ok fair enough

the majority of DX11 though definitely goes to the 1060


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Originally Posted by Scotty99 View Post

I know most dont care but its relevant to me:

https://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/NVIDIA/GeForce_GTX_1060/23.html

Gtx 1060 1080p WoW:
146 FPS

Rx480 1080p WoW:
114 FPS

Planning on getting a 144hz panel later this year, these extra frames will help much. I knew nvidia had a lead in WoW but didnt realize it was this big.
be prepared to be made fun of for mentioning WoW as a relevant benchmark biggrin.gif
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post #777 of 1449
I dont care its the game i play the most, like i said its relevant to me. The real question should be why is nvidia so far ahead in that game, thats what like 30%?
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GTX 980 performance for less than a GTX 970!!!

These reviewers have no integrity... Not a single one is bothered by the fact that Nvidia is pushing a GP106 for $300. $50-100 price jump in one generation for the mainstream market and no one questions it.
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I dont know why reviewers are calling it as best budget card. Bang for buck is still rx 480. GTX 1060 is priced to high, like rest of nvidia cards atm.

You cant beat that price factor. GTX 1060 is faster, but performance does not follow higher than rx 480 price.
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yes find me someone that actually did a bench with the new patch..
prove me that they didnt use the new patch


and regardless, at 1080p thats 63 fps vs 78 fps of the 1060

is the patch going to give 480 a 24% boost ?
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