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[PCZilla] HD3870X2 Conquers GTX260

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We PCZILLA were informed that, AMD currently the most powerful flagship product Radeon Radeon HD 3870x2 conquered GTX 260 in 3DMARK06, Bioshock and Crysis.

Radeon HD 3870x2 conquered GTX 260 in Bioshock 1920 x1200 1xAA 1xAF, 2560x1600 1xAA 1xAF, 1920x1200 4xAA 2560x1600 4xAA. Radeon HD 3870x2 and GeForce GTX 280 conquered each other in Bioshock test.

In addition, Radeon HD 3870x2 conquered both GTX 260 and GTX 280 in 3 DMark 06 1280x1024, 1600x1200 4xAA 16 xAF test, beat GTX 260 and GTX 280. In The Elder Scrolls 4 test, it conquered GTX 260 in 1920 x1200, 2560x1600, lost only small gap from GTX 280. In "Crysis" test, it conquered GTX 260 in 2560 x1600 High test, lost only small gap from GTX 280.In 1600 x1200 4xAA VeryHigh and 1920 x1200 4xAA VeryHigh tests, Radeon HD 3870x2 beat GTX 260.
I'm not too sure about how accurate this is. But, if there is any truth at all behind these benchmarks, the whole GTX200 series is an epic fail because a single HD4870 is supposed to be a bit faster than a 3870X2, not to mention any AF performance hit fixes.

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Edited by darkcloud89 - 6/15/08 at 6:23pm
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any idea what driver versions these cards are using?
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Source link?
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Conquers? I would actually like to see numbers because some people's idea of conquer is different than others.
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Conquers? I would actually like to see numbers because some people's idea of conquer is different than others.
if it beats it by .00000001fps it has conquered it
    
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any idea what driver versions these cards are using?
None, and I was wondering that as well to see if they were using pre-release drivers.

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Source link?
I added it now, thanks for pointing that out. I forgot.
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i would not consider this reliable at all. PCzilla sounds alot like fudzilla to me. anyway i dont trust anyone who speaks engrish

"Radeon HD 3870x2 and GeForce GTX 280 conquered each other in Bioshock test."

if anything is conquering it is beating it by a significant margin. two cards cannot conquer each other.
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Insert obligatory Nvidia fan boy statement now...so, the GT200 is a single GPU card, it's sad that it takes a dual GPU card to beat a single GPU card from Nvidia

FYI I get 28fps with x8 AA @ 1600*1200 in Crysis.

For those of you that don't know, the X2 is a damn good card.
And when you can get one for < $300, it's even better.
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Im starting to think we hit a barrier in Graphics card advancements. Not that this is 100% reliable but we havnt moved very far since the 8800GTX
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I might buy the 3870x2 when the 48xx series comes out, hopefully there will be an incentive for me (price drop). Anybody here opposes my future buy?

Also Somenoob I seriously dislike your avatar, that guy raped his own daughter in a basement for 20 years and putting some Solid Snake equipment on him just ruins one of my favorite game characters.
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