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Old 03-22-12, 02:44 PM   #64
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Default Re: Official GeForce GTX 680 Review and Discussion thread

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Originally Posted by slaWter View Post
I can't shake the feeling that this is just a midrange card that turned out really good. At high resolutions, the card only matches the 7970 - that's lame and simply not good enough for the highest end single GPU card from nV. That's not what I consider high end.

But this will be a home run for nV, no doubt. Best in class features and now also very efficient.

Personally, I don't care about the TDP of a desktop card. What matters are features and performance and I'm not happy with the Surround performance. Features on the other hand are brilliant. Maybe things will change once 4GB models with the reference cooler are available, otherwise I'm not interested at all in this card. 2GB is a joke!

Something doesn't add up here for me. It doesn't seem like a no-compromise-high-end offering
I feel the same way too now. I feel like NVIDIA is holding out on us purely because they know they only need to do so much for now to compete with AMD, and are avoiding playing their best cards until the future. I want the rumored big Kepler.
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