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I'm loving the 500 series. +1 for NVidia.

I still prefer NV drivers over CCC, and I haven't seen any "issues" with NV drivers.
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should i just got for the 560 then next week order a cm hyper 212? then do some more over clocking? lookin 2 hit the 4ghz+ mark! i know my cpu can do it cause i have had it at 4.3ghz for only 5mins just too see if i could get it to start (currently got it at 3.5 and under 70degrees on a stock cooler lol....)
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post #13 of 28
Depends on what models you are going to consider. The Gigabyte SOC (1000Mhz) is a whole different beast from the stock 560.

http://www.legionhardware.com/articl..._ti_soc,8.html
    
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Depends on what models you are going to consider. The Gigabyte SOC (1000Mhz) is a whole different beast from the stock 560.

http://www.legionhardware.com/articl..._ti_soc,8.html
im thinkin of gettin the gigabyte oc and try my luck for a 1000mhz overclock
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post #15 of 28
I could only find that comparison, at a glance, but it looks like that is comparing to a stock ATI card. Not completely fair. However, the only time the 6950 pulled ahead was at 1920x1080 and 2560x1600 and that was only by a frame or two. The nVidia actually had quite an advantage at 1680x1050.
    
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post #16 of 28
Overall @ 1080P the HD 6950 1GB is about 5% faster than the GTX 560 Ti. Considering the HD 6950 costs about 4% more (from the ones you posted), I say it's a toss up. You can't go wrong with either one.
Edited by compudaze - 3/22/11 at 1:14pm
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post #17 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by 2thAche View Post
I'm loving the 500 series. +1 for NVidia.

I still prefer NV drivers over CCC, and I haven't seen any "issues" with NV drivers.
I haven't seen any "issues" with AMD drivers. Want a cookie?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by compudaze View Post
I haven't seen any "issues" with AMD drivers. Want a cookie?
This got me laughing hard !

I share the same sentiment as Compudaze.
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post #19 of 28
HD 6950 with 11.4 is even faster.
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Nvidia=win plus I have 1 so GTX560 FTW
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