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Old 01-01-12, 12:04 AM   #134
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Default Re: Official Radeon 7970 Review and discussion thread

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Originally Posted by shadow001 View Post

One can imagine the ass kicking a pair of dual GPU HD7990's in quad crossfire are going to do, or alternatively 4 separate HD7970's.....Yikes.
For benching yes, but for games absolutely not. Pretty much all games I have seen don't run any better in a Quad GPU setup. I would say they perform worse in a lot of cases. 2 single GPU's is a better way to go in Crossfire or SLI IMO. Anything over and above 2 GPU's the returns in gaming are less and less the more you add. Plus the expense, is not justifiable.
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