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Old 01-08-12, 01:32 PM   #294
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Default Re: Official Radeon 7970 Review and discussion thread

Originally Posted by shadow001 View Post
If the GK104 were that fast, it would be faster than a pair of HD7970's in battlefield 3(look at the results i posted in the previous page), never mind releasing higher end versions like the GK110 or GK112....Aka too good to be true.

That chart seems to be someone's wet dream and nothing else....
It would seem more in line with past launches that the GK104 be approximately equal to the 7970. Earlier in this thread I believe I said that if NV releases a second o r third tier part that equals or comes close to the 7970 first it would be good strategy and keep NV in half the high end market.

Then again, every now and again a breakout part happens. (E.G. 9700Pro, 8800GTX) So who knows till we see it?
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