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2 years ago#1
i have a sapphire 7970 cant crossfire motherboard does not support it or i would do that
so 290x or 7990 or no point btw i like new shiny things lol
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2 years ago#2
-290x
-i like new shiny things lol

there you go, you made your choice
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2 years ago#3
will it be faster like 2 7970s or no i know benchmarks are not out yet is there a point to upgrade or not worth it yet
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2 years ago#4
thegreatandrewm posted...
will it be faster like 2 7970s or no i know benchmarks are not out yet is there a point to upgrade or not worth it yet


Actually some benchmarks are out and it's not more powerful than a 7990, and chances are it's not going to be as cost-effective either.
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2 years ago#5
so i guess i should stick to the 7970 for a bit longer
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2 years ago#6
Actually I take that back. If the 7990 keeps retailing for what it's going for at the moment, and if the 290 comes out at around 450 it will be more cost-efficient.
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