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Poll Results: According to the posted ingame/benchmark results and valid/logic facts.. who won?

 
  • 50% (64)
    AMD 6950 CF
  • 49% (62)
    GTX 570 SLI
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post #161 of 686
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Originally Posted by Stefy View Post
In all its sexiness
Its showing a cpu bottleneck.
    
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post #162 of 686
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Originally Posted by Stefy View Post

In all its sexiness 6950 CF + unlock= nearly GTX 580 performance. Who'd know.

Hmm, so not only is 6950 CF faster than 570 SLI, it consumes less power as well. The 480 sure is great performance per watt.
Here some written and aproved evidence too
So we won´t here in the end pics don´t prove the source xD

http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/sh...=136377&page=6

http://hothardware.com/Reviews/AMD-R...Cayman/?page=7

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post #163 of 686
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Originally Posted by Kung Pow View Post
Here some written and aproved evidence too
So we won´t here in the end pics don´t prove the source xD

http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/sh...=136377&page=6

http://hothardware.com/Reviews/AMD-R...Cayman/?page=7

Extremely impressive. These 6950 in CF sure as hell are beasts.

Imagine how they would perform with 11.3 drivers, yet alone 11.4 which comes with these improvements:

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Up to 23% performance improvement in Aliens vs. Predator
Up to 22% performance improvement in Batman: Arkham Asylum
Up to 15% performance improvement in Battleforge
Up to 72% performance improvement in Civilization V
Up to 59% performance improvement in Call of Duty: Black Ops
Up to 26% performance improvement in FarCry 2
Up to 35% performance improvement in Lost Planet 2
Up to 30% performance improvement in Metro 2033
Up to 11% performance improvement in S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat
Up to 19% performance improvement in Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena
http://blogs.amd.com/play/2011/03/14...n-waiting-for/

Nobrainer not going for these cards.
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post #164 of 686
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Originally Posted by BallaTheFeared View Post
Since we don't have any information for all we know the scaling could be based on a AMD 955 at 3.2GHz.

In which case a slower 6950 would require less clock cycles, and when in CF there would be more clock cycles representing a greater "gain" via CF over the faster 570/SLI.
another fair point...
I am by no means an expert at this stuff.
I'm just a guy that likes to see what I can get out of my stuff.
    
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post #165 of 686
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another fair point...
I am by no means an expert at this stuff.
I'm just a guy that likes to see what I can get out of my stuff.
We all are
And frankly due to the last posts we have seen which card can get more stuff out

@Stefy:yeah when the new drivers are released we can expect murder performance ...and then the actual performance gap between 6950 and 570 will be that much bigger
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post #166 of 686
This thread just went in a circle.

We're back to 11.4 drivers and how huge a difference it will make.

Pretty sure I showed 470s within 5 fps of the 6970s at 1000Mhz using 11.4, correct me if I'm wrong though.
    
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post #167 of 686
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@Stefy are those all improvements?
Up to 23% performance improvement in Aliens vs. Predator
Up to 22% performance improvement in Batman: Arkham Asylum
Up to 15% performance improvement in Battleforge
Up to 72% performance improvement in Civilization V
Up to 59% performance improvement in Call of Duty: Black Ops
Up to 26% performance improvement in FarCry 2
Up to 35% performance improvement in Lost Planet 2
Up to 30% performance improvement in Metro 2033
Up to 11% performance improvement in S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat
Up to 19% performance improvement in Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena

http://support.amd.com/us/kbarticles...lypreview.aspx
Edited by Kung Pow - 4/9/11 at 2:38pm
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post #168 of 686
I'm not sure why you would judge which is the fastest card by cherrypicking the benchmarks. We've got users here with different pieces of hardware, why not do some benching yourself.

Sohryu76 has a 570 and Stefy has a 6950.....
post #169 of 686
Ooooh baby, I'm just drivin' over you. Do you wanna go on a date toniteee?



But this can't be true? So old drivers, yet so fast. HOW?



I don't know baby, but it sure as hell is working.


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I'm not sure why you would judge which is the fastest card by cherrypicking the benchmarks. We've got users here with different pieces of hardware, why not do some benching yourself.

Sohryu76 has a 570 and Stefy has a 6950.....
Single 570 is faster than a single 6950 however, that's not what we're talking baout.
Edited by Stefy - 4/9/11 at 2:40pm
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post #170 of 686
Man if it was only 5fps faster, I'd hate to have seen it 30% slower.

Metro was released March 16 2010, seems a bit odd ATI is so far behind on their drivers that it takes them a preview released in April of 2011 to correct game performance.

Glad I stayed away from that.
    
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