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post #51 of 94
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Originally Posted by Snowman1989 View Post
If you play games on mute I see how that can be an issue.
Without headphones having to constantly raise the volume of your speaker system to compensate for the brash noise coming from your video card can be just as annoying.

I like the fact that my 570 is quiet even when spinning at 70%. Where my 6870 was loud enough at 50% that I almost felt like my ears were going to bleed.
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post #52 of 94
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There's only one instance in that review where the 570 sli beats out the 6970 cfx.
Apples to apples is what you should be looking at.










Check them out make your own decision
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Seeing those benchmarks would make me go for 6970 crossfire.
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post #54 of 94
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Seeing those benchmarks would make me go for 6970 crossfire.

Didn't include the 580s in there they are within the review though
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Check them out make your own decision
LoL I don't get you man...

Anyways to the guy that says the 6950 is loud.... Lol I 100% agree with you. It's probably the loudest card I own but I easily got used to it. Afterall we do watch movies and play games with the volume on medium or high right? If you're sensitive to loud noise than I say go with the 570 or any quiet card.
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post #56 of 94
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570 eats games for breakfast, spits them back out, and for the fun of it just eats the spit up remains again!!!!
Sure mate .. 2 in sli maybe .. not just 1 card .. get over it , they are both equal in performance really .. N those benchmark show the 69XX pull in infront of the 570 in most cases .. and also just to add those benchmarks are kinda irelivant due to the fact 1 out of 50 people will be playing at those res.
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post #57 of 94
The 570 and 6950(70) unlock go neck and neck when it comes to price/performance but I personally prefer the overclockability and slightly better performance of the 570.
 
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post #58 of 94
The high overclock it's always a big factor in OCN, which it should be. I personally would've bought the gtx 460 if I didn't have 3 monitors already. Then again I can't really complain about the 6950.

Tweaktown had a an overclock benchmark in the 6950 at 970/1375 or somewhere around there. I heard the 570 is a great overclocker. I'm really interested in seeing the overclock benchmark b/w the 69xx vs 570.
Edited by DaRookie - 2/5/11 at 5:36pm
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post #59 of 94
look in this capture and see what a sapphire 6950 can do
Edited by drys666 - 2/9/11 at 10:50pm
post #60 of 94
People should stop saying GTX570 is faster then HD 6970 because with latest drivers things have changed. Even at lower resolution HD 6970 is as fast or faster.


EDIT: Oh wait i forget OCN likes this resolution better, my bad.

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