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Originally Posted by Robilar View Post
I bought, used and returned a pair of 6970's in crossfire.

Not my first set of crossfire cards but it may be my last for awhile...

Glad to be back to a single gpu card again.

Benches don't mean much in real world gaming.


Well unfourtunetly there are times where you have to run multiple cards, i quite enjoy 3 screens but as you know A: on nvidia you have to run sli and B: on both setups a single card really isnt enough for 5760x1080
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post #172 of 175
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You obviously have a lot to learn about power supplies.

And I get stoppages at factory speeds idling.
Your issues go far past that then, most likely your motherboard. But yes your power supply is barely cutting it.
post #173 of 175
I am going to go out and get another 570 in a few days for tri fire I will bench against a 6990+6970
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post #174 of 175
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yes it is, this original post isnt talking about stuff like that. your post was just as useless as my post.
this thread talks about performance for $1000
It's not just about numbers for [H]ardOCP. They do subjective testing as well as apples-to-apples testing and for anyone that actually read the review, they'd know that the Radeons won on both fronts: IQ, as well as FPS.

One thing however to consider is that the Radeon setup is quite a bit louder but I suppose someone with $1000 to blow on GPUs would be putting them under water anyways or at least replacing stock cooling.
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