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Old 12-24-11, 09:23 AM   #66
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Default Re: Official Radeon 7970 Review and discussion thread

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Originally Posted by slaWter View Post
Just to be fair...

It's a single 580, strangely modified to run 3 screens with only 1.5GB VRAM.
It's not a good comparison.

A fair comparison would be 7970 Crossfire vs GTX 580 3GB SLI when it comes to Eyefinity/Surround.
The card is drastically overclocked, but I agree with the vram limitation...2gb is a must for multidisplay

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