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post #11 of 31
I wonder how three 4870s do against three GTX280s (in terms of scaled performance)
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post #12 of 31
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Originally Posted by Grafixs View Post
Not even 3 GTX280's can bring that horribly coded game to its knees lol
Calling Crysis poorly coded is like calling Ray tracing poorly coded. It can look amazing, and performs terrible.
post #13 of 31
This cards will show their true power when new drivers are released.
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post #14 of 31
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Originally Posted by wsnnwa View Post
This cards will show their true power when new drivers are released.
You know how many times ppl say stuff like that.....nothing changes.
 
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post #15 of 31
wow it seems these cards scale really well in the newer games.
   
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post #16 of 31
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You know how many times ppl say stuff like that.....nothing changes.
Case in point: 3870X2.
post #17 of 31
Looks like Crysis is finally playable.. But it still has yet to be truly maxed.

I guess it's to the next generation or the 280GX2 to do that.
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post #18 of 31
I would love to see two 4870X2's tested, crossfire scales so much nicer then SLI
post #19 of 31
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pretty bad scaling if you ask me. Tri-sli is about double the performance in Vantage as a single 280. LAME.
Dont forget that the CPU gives some points too. But single to double-SLI was not bad.
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post #20 of 31
An extremely powerful system, but the performance versus dollars relationship is freaking logarithmic.......I'm sure EVGA hooked him up.
I would like to see what kind of power consumption those pull!
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You know how many times ppl say stuff like that.....nothing changes.
That's not always true: my cards experience quite a large gain with certain driver releases......I think it was 8.2 or 3 that made a really big improvement.
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