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Old 01-24-10, 09:50 PM   #89
Slytat
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Default Re: 5870/5970 vs. GF100 (Fermi)

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Originally Posted by shadow001 View Post
I'm not treating it like a competition at all,just drawing on the different strategies by both companies that make your comparison on a GPU versus GPU,not only a competition,but you also assume the idea for both was to make the best possible GPU they could.


That is the case for Nvidia,which has a much larger transistor budget and is more expensive to make without a doubt,compared to what ATI did with Cypress,which is also the best they could do,but with lower limits on transistor budget,die size,and power consumption.


It's really that simple.
Hey, I never said ATI made bad hardware. They both have their strengths and weaknesses

Just looked on NCIX and there are STILL no 5970s in stock. I thought that had been sorted.
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