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  • 42% (21)
    HD6970
  • 58% (29)
    GTX570
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post #11 of 20
6970
post #12 of 20
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Originally Posted by nathris View Post
GTX 570. They are pretty close in performance, but you don't have to deal with half-assed driver releases and workarounds with nVidia.
Amen lol! Rep+1
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post #13 of 20
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Originally Posted by nathris View Post
GTX 570. They are pretty close in performance, but you don't have to deal with half-assed driver releases and workarounds with nVidia.
Actually I never had problems with ati drivers (xfire included) but nvidia drivers have given me a handful. It all depends on the situation
post #14 of 20
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Amen lol! Rep+1
gtx 570 but holy cow at your memory settings 5cas on 1600mhz?
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post #15 of 20
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Originally Posted by Ubernoobie View Post
gtx 570 but holy cow at your memory settings 5cas on 1600mhz?
Yeah man! I don't know if I got a lucky set of sticks, but damn it works well! Passed memtest for over an hour. Runs stable.

They were PC316000 sticks so they were set to run stock at 2000 MHz, so maybe that helped.
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post #16 of 20
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Originally Posted by th3m3rc View Post
get the 6950 because all of them have a 100% chance of beeing unlocked to a 6970!!!
They all have a 100% chance of flashing, they aren't all stable. My card is just barely unstable, but it is unstable when unlocked.

While almost everyone's is fine, some artifact after unlocking. Of course recovering is easy with the dual bios.

I say the flashed 6950 is definitely the way to go here though.
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post #17 of 20
gogog green team!
post #18 of 20
I vote to 6970
post #19 of 20
570 ftw
post #20 of 20
I voted for the 570 but like many have said, if you buy a 6950 and unlock it to a 6970 that would be cheaper, they are quite a bit cheaper the the 6970 or 570. But between 570 and 6970, if you dont want to deal with the unlocking, then defently the 570.
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