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Poll Results: gtx 590 vs. ati 6990

Poll expired: Apr 5, 2011  
  • 32% (34)
    GTX 590
  • 67% (71)
    ATI 6990
105 Total Votes  
post #1 of 31
Thread Starter 
Ati radeon 6990 or nvidia geforce gtx 590


IS IT BETTER TO WAIT UNTIL NEXT SERIES?
WHEN WILL IT ARRIVE? THIS IS A BIG ISSUE FOR ME THANKS!
Edited by manu97416 - 4/3/11 at 5:11am
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post #2 of 31
I'd opt for the 590, ATI's drivers are going all to hell recently.
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post #3 of 31
There is already a thread similar to this :u

Quote:
Originally Posted by Reflux View Post
I'd opt for the 590, ATI's drivers are going all to hell recently.
Nothing is wrong with 6k drivers
    
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post #4 of 31
99+% are voting based on opinion of what we've read and our personal experiences with the companies (fanboyism) so all this poll will do is tell you our biased opinions, which mean nothing. As there is only a handful of people who have both cards in there possession, and their votes will get drowned out by those of us who dont have any experience with one or both cards.
post #5 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by Razi3l View Post
Nothing is wrong with 6k drivers
yet. Wait until the 7000 series and amd is going to forget all about the 6 series.

my choice is kinda obvious if you look at my sig
 
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post #6 of 31
I dislike AMD drivers, I'd rather have a 590 provided it doesn't explode on me.
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post #7 of 31
I would like either one! But im hearing rumors about those 590,s popping at stock voltages also?
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post #8 of 31
I'd rather have an AMD 6990, not because it's "better" then the 590, because I personally like how they implemented it Very good power delivery, they already have a full-cover block (which looks very nice), and I've never had problems with CCC.
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post #9 of 31
6990 for overclockability, memory, and tri-fire.
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post #10 of 31
Quote:
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99+% are voting based on opinion of what we've read and our personal experiences with the companies (fanboyism) so all this poll will do is tell you our biased opinions, which mean nothing. As there is only a handful of people who have both cards in there possession, and their votes will get drowned out by those of us who dont have any experience with one or both cards.
Nail on head. Both are diesel cars. Its like buying a BMW or Benz. You'll be satisfied either way.
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