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post #1 of 54
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Hey for all you waiting for the AMD HD 6990 it is now in stores

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http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...-395-_-Product

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post #2 of 54
730 bucks? No thankyou
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post #3 of 54
Wow, with this card you can now max out Crysis 2!! Which I already can with a card 1/7 the price!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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post #4 of 54
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Well they would have had my sale if they released this card two month's ago, but the waiting game got to me, so i went out and bought two Gtx 580 SC for sli, which blows this card away in benchmarks. not to much long to see who has the best duel Gpu card AMD or NVIDIA...

Personally i think its going to be nvidia because they were wait for amd to release there card so they can set there clocks to make the card better
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post #5 of 54
Nobody should be stupid to get this card. I would understand if the performance came from a single GPU but this thing is dual GPU with all the problems of dual GPUs. AMD is going really nice with this.

3870X2 - $399
4870X2 - $449
5970 - $599
6990 - $699
Next will see 7990 for $799.
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post #6 of 54
Why ''700$ no thank you?''

I just paid 729$ for my my 6990 and 310$ for my 6970, and it will totally rape any Nvidia 580 SLI set-up for the EXACT 1000$ price. And with more VRAM then the vanilla 580!

So what's the problem?
    
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post #7 of 54
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Originally Posted by Levesque View Post
So what's the problem?
Nothing at all
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post #8 of 54
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
Nobody should be stupid to get this card. I would understand if the performance came from a single GPU but this thing is dual GPU with all the problems of dual GPUs. AMD is going really nice with this.

3870X2 - $399
4870X2 - $449
5970 - $599
6990 - $699
Next will see 7990 for $799.
That is what i was thinking. And then they wonder why people are going to consoles...
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post #9 of 54
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Why ''700$ no thank you?''

I just paid 729$ for my my 6990 and 310$ for my 6970, and it will totally rape any Nvidia 580 SLI set-up for the EXACT 1000$ price. And with more VRAM then the vanilla 580!

So what's the problem?
You can run a 5970 and 5870 together??? same with the 6990 and 6970 together? i have never heard of this?

And im tryna get my hand on a pair of 3gb 580s, because aa on a 30" @2560x1600 makes almost all games unplayable
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post #10 of 54
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Originally Posted by Qu1ckset View Post
You can run a 5970 and 5870 together??? same with the 6990 and 6970 together? i have never heard of this?

And im tryna get my hand on a pair of 3gb 580s, because aa on a 30" @2560x1600 makes almost all games unplayable
You x fire different cars together now but it is kind of pointless, it will downclock the higher card to match your lower one. So yeah it is like buying a race car to keep up with your friend on his skateboard, you can do it but people will look at you funny.
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