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Originally Posted by i7Stealth1366 View Post
Just fyi thd Gtx 570 runs very hot compared to my unlocked 6950. (I had both)
Hmm interesting.
Sounds a little biased though.

http://www.techspot.com/review/373-a...90/page11.html

6950 load and idle temps are higher then a 570. Period.
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these new drivers[/URL] which really suck.
I love it when you post stuff like this.
You constantly remind me of how new to the game you are.

Both sides get driver updates that increase performance as time passes.
And this is 6 games...

Weak my boy.
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post #13 of 96
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Originally Posted by i7Stealth1366 View Post
Just fyi thd Gtx 570 runs very hot compared to my unlocked 6950. (I had both) Then we have the whole VRM debate with the 570s which makes me iffy about them. If I were you and I wanted nvidia, Id go either a gtx 480 or a 560ti(proven to oc ok). If you want Amd then go for the 6970 or try to find a rev1 6950 and unlock
hot? the GTX 570 (which is the GTX480 but faster in every aspect)? the GTX 480 is a very hot gpu and its damn loud
Also got a EVGA GTX 570 SC on WC and it doesnt go higher then 55 degrees celsius when stressing with Furmark 1.9 (in idle temp goes back to 34 degrees celsius)
also the NVIDIA drivers are better and gives you less BSOD's (never had any though) then you use the AMD/ATI drivers

EDIT: some proof, ran it for 5 minutes and stays stable at 55C http://img233.imageshack.us/img233/4...1215233995.png
Edited by [T]yphoon - 3/12/11 at 6:33am
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6970. End of story. OP your question has been answered many times, move along.
    
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post #15 of 96
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Hmm interesting.
6950 load and idle temps are higher then a 570. Period.



Obviously, different testing methods (of noise) but overall they are about the same in loudness, the 570 was a tiny bit louder (I had it) but in a case you wouldn't notice the difference.

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I love it when you post stuff like this.
So there is something wrong with benchmarks from regular people over "professional reviews", some of which are biased. I'm not trying to favour one over another, this was just to see how good these new drivers and whether they stick to AMD's claims.

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You constantly remind me of how new to the game you are.
I don't understand what you are implying by this, whether you're talking about being new to the tech world, the art of trolling, or being a fanboy, I don't know

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Both sides get driver updates that increase performance as time passes.
This is true, but these are the first set of drivers that give any real performance improvements to the Radeons, where as the GTX cards have had quite a few. If you look at my 570/6970 comparison, you'll notice the 6970 is slightly faster on average because I ran both with launch drivers, where as in most reviews (at the time) the 570 was on the latest version.

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And this is 6 games... Weak my boy.
In case you can't count... there are eight games I tested, and one benchmark.

I would do more but I didn't have the time, and some of those were the ones mentioned in the release notes, and that is the reason why I tested those, the other few are commonly played games, so why not?

I appreciate feedback, complement or otherwise, but if somebody is going to make up silly remarks, excuses or whatever else, then I wouldn't take notice.
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Op, get a GTX 570 for better Tesselations
end for the REAL story
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Lol.
Calm down Razi.

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Op, get a GTX 570
They are both solid choices.
For those who have sampled both sides like myself, it makes the choice easier.
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I prefer HD6970 because is a little bit faster than 570
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I prefer HD6970 because is a little bit faster than 570.
The 570 is 5% faster overall.
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Lol.
Calm down Razi.

The 570 is 5% faster overall.
Not with the new drivers.. and I'm fine.
    
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