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it's the best single gpu but not their best card.
true, but I only look at single gpu cards. two gpu's are way too expensive...
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The design of the cards are completely different. So you should not try to compare a NVIDIA to AMD based on core count.
Yeah I realize that though. I should have been more clear. I know the technology and design is different, but there still is a way to compare them (like everyone was saying, 5:1). I mean Intel and AMD CPU's are different technology, but you can still compare them to one another. I simply wanted to know what the equivalent of 512 processor cores would be for stream processing units or vice versa.
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