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For some reason, I'm not terribly impressed... Then again I'm running OC'd SLi 480s.. buuuuut, yea
 
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For some reason, I'm not terribly impressed... Then again I'm running OC'd SLi 480s.. buuuuut, yea
Intel HD = SLI 480's, who knew?
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I'm going to sell my dual 6950s and pick one of those up. I can't sell on the marketplace yet.

Going to watercool them to avoid the noise.
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Yes but wth would even require that much power AND who actually has that kind of money for the cards and all the accessories? That would be epic though.
Eyefinity 6x :-)
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I'm going to sell my dual 6950s and pick one of those up. I can't sell on the marketplace yet.

Going to watercool them to avoid the noise.
Or you could wait for a sapphire toxic/vapour x edition.

I'm sure they will arrive in the next 4-8 weeks.
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Or you could wait for a sapphire toxic/vapour x edition.

I'm sure they will arrive in the next 4-8 weeks.
What's that ? Plus I already have my loop. It's in the boxes right now. Waiting on the motherboard block. Figure I can toss my MCW80s on them. Or at least try.
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post #27 of 61
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For some reason, I'm not terribly impressed... Then again I'm running OC'd SLi 480s.. buuuuut, yea
How can you NOT be impressed? It overclocks well, good scaling, hits 6970xfire performance when OC'd.
Much better card than 5970 IMO.

Nvidia are sweating now I would guess. Hopefully they can pull it out of the bag though.

The only bad thing is the price.
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Well looks like my 2 5870's will just have to do for another year
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post #29 of 61
Amazing performance. Simply amazing. I seriously have a hard time thinking that Nvidia is gonna be able to make something that is faster considering that the GTX 570 SLI consumes more power and performs lower than this. They'll seriously need to down-clock the core (to something like 650MHz) in order to make it not explode from the heat.
    
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Wow....... worst scaling ever?
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