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Which of these 290X GPU is better??

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1 year ago#1
1. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202079&cm_re=290X-_-14-202-079-_-Product


2. http://pcpartpicker.com/part/gigabyte-video-card-gvr929xoc4gd




Or should I just for a nvidia GTX 780?? It's about the same price... but its less powerful right?



Please respond!
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1 year ago#2
The Sapphire card is slightly better.
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1 year ago#3
Don't know off the top of my head which is better but Windforce cards have a good reputation.

Here are just some factors to compare:
Noise Level
Temperature
Overclock
Overclocking ability
Aesthetic

Do not buy the GTX 780; it only has 3 GB of Vram, a foolish amount for a such a powerful card.
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1 year ago#4
So basically, you're trying to decide between 2 mediocre AMD cards? Did it not occur to you that you should get the card from the superior brand?(Nvidia)

I'll decide for you. Get a GTX 780, 780ti, or Titan. Simple. This shouldn't even be a question if you actually did a bit of searching and increased your knowledge
1 year ago#5
The 290X is a mediocre card now? What planet are you living on?
1 year ago#6
ChickenAndJuice posted...
So basically, you're trying to decide between 2 mediocre AMD cards? Did it not occur to you that you should get the card from the superior brand?(Nvidia)

I'll decide for you. Get a GTX 780, 780ti, or Titan. Simple. This shouldn't even be a question if you actually did a bit of searching and increased your knowledge


I wonder who this could be?
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1 year ago#7
ChickenAndJuice posted...

Ignore the troll.
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1 year ago#8
-CJF- posted...
The 290X is a mediocre card now? What planet are you living on?


He's a troll. He didn't even ask what his budget was, and he's rude on every thread he posts in.
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1 year ago#9
both cards offer the best cooling on the market..go with price and what you think would look better in your case

personally the gigabyte windforce is really good
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1 year ago#10
ChickenAndJuice posted...
So basically, you're trying to decide between 2 mediocre AMD cards? Did it not occur to you that you should get the card from the superior brand?(Nvidia)

I'll decide for you. Get a GTX 780, 780ti, or Titan. Simple. This shouldn't even be a question if you actually did a bit of searching and increased your knowledge


Isn't the 290X one of the best AMD cards you can get?

The Ti and Titan are like $800+... obviously they are better but I'm not trying to pay that much.

The 780 is not as strong as 290X... why should I get that instead?
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