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post #51 of 104
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Originally Posted by tp4tissue View Post

480 is a significantly better buy than 1060 trash..


AMD's got this in the bag... not even that hard to fix that over-watt problem..

I bet that "trash" will sell more in a week then the time that 480 has been out. Bank on it.
post #52 of 104
I'm actually disappointed in the GTX 1060 right now. This is way to expensive for the performance that it offers (and will offer once DX12 proliferates).

Pros
  • It does have a power efficiency advantage
  • It is faster at most DX11 games than the RX 480
  • Compared to the RX480, there is likely to be somewhat more OC headroom


Cons
  • At $300 USD, the 6GB version of the GTX 1060 is overpriced for the performance it offers compared to the $240 USD RX 480 8GB and the $250 USD 3GB version is underwhelming compared to the 4GB RX 480 at $200 US
  • The poor quality PCB and cooler - again, wait for the AIB models (founders = fool's edition); note the lack of a SLI bridge on the lower end model and the power PCIe issues
  • Most losses are in DX12

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Originally Posted by tp4tissue View Post

Let's see those DX 12 benchmarks..


Don't hide behind DX 11...

biggrin.gif


The Nvidia GPU wins the majority of DX11 benchmarks.

Most DX12 benchmarks however, are won by the RX 480.

Hint: The GTX 1060 will not age well. It will end up like the GTX 680 vs the HD 7970 all over again. It seems like a decent custom RX 480 is the way to go for the low end.





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Originally Posted by orlfman View Post

this

the 480 so far shows a strong lead in dx12 / vulkan titles which is important because that's where the industry is heading. even battlefield 1 is going to support dx12 and that's going to be a huge title. aib's are going to be releasing 8gb cards with nice overclocks as default. performance increases that will help the 480 match the 1060 in older dx11 titles.

amd's mistake was forcing aib's to hold off. amd released a substandard reference design that spurred controversy. to be fair reference designs on both ends had historically been terrible but nvidia as of late has stepped it up a bit. amd really needs to catch on to releasing a decent reference design now or let aib release their cards day one.


If that is the case, then yes, AMD made a mis-step there - they should have released top end AIB designs from day one.
Edited by CrazyElf - 7/19/16 at 5:13pm
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post #53 of 104
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I bet that "trash" will sell more in a week then the time that 480 has been out. Bank on it.

Can't sell if you don't have stock. tongue.gif
post #54 of 104
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Originally Posted by magnek View Post

Can't sell if you don't have stock. tongue.gif


But but... the GTX 1080 is the best selling high end card of all time!!! biggrin.gif
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post #55 of 104
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But but... the GTX 1080 is the best selling high end card of all time!!! biggrin.gif

It's already surpassing titan -x and titan -z. Can't deny that, right?
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post #56 of 104
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Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Sure.

What site are these benches from? That format is a thousand times better than graphs.
post #57 of 104
It's been proven fake. Can we please not spam this garbage again?
post #58 of 104
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Originally Posted by Eorzean View Post

What site are these benches from? That format is a thousand times better than graphs.

Nvidia's GTX 1060 reviewers guide rolleyes.gif
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post #59 of 104
Wow, for a mid-range card, a lot of fanboying back and forth. Usually that was reserved for high end cards only.

See lot of salty posters. Sad that a video card review can bring out so many emotions... impossible to have an in-depth discussion without someone trolling.
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post #60 of 104
Kinda sad for gpu marlet, rip amd.
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