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User Info: temgun

temgun
3 years ago#1
I'm kinda torn. I don't have a preference between AMD or Nvidia, so which one gives me better value?

User Info: Jocko

Jocko
3 years ago#2
Damn near the same value wise (price/performance). But the 760 is more powerful.
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User Info: ph33r1es5

ph33r1es5
3 years ago#3
Get whatever is cheapest. They are similar. I think the 760 performs better on stock but the 7950 is better for overclocking and has more RAM.
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TimePharaoh
3 years ago#4
Two Titans or it's not even worse owning a computer tbqh
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User Info: GreenMage7

GreenMage7
3 years ago#5
ph33r1es5 posted...
Get whatever is cheapest. They are similar. I think the 760 performs better on stock but the 7950 is better for overclocking and has more RAM.


The 7950 is a better value. It overclocks on stock voltage to 680/770 level. What I mean by that is, you turn up 3 sliders in CCC, hit apply, and enjoy your performance. That's all you have to do. If you want to start adjusting your voltages for more overclock, some cards allow you to do that too, but seriously getting a lot of performance without tweaking much is simple.

User Info: maybecalls

maybecalls
3 years ago#6
If you're not bothered about freebie games, maybe a 670 would be a better option than either of those. They seem to be dropping in price a bit recently (UK, anyway).

http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/nvidiageforcegraphicscards/zt-60301-10p.html#utm_source=tradedoubler&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=1018132_HotUKDeals

User Info: Snuckie7

Snuckie7
3 years ago#7
The 7950 is certainly a better value, and a better performer once you start overclocking. The game bundles are back online too.
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