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    Default Re: Crossfire with similar card and tuning

    You're right, none to be found, anywhere, especially around $300
    I may just forget about it and stick with my dual HD7850 even though 2GB can be restricting.

    So next question: The Asus card has faster memory, but slower clock speed compared to the Gigabyte which is OC'd by about 100Mhz over the Asus.
    I can overclock the Asus, but would you use the Gigabye or Asus card as your primary? I'm guessing the monitoring/overclocking program maybe uses the slowest clock speeds of the two or does it try to find a balance between the upper and lower limits between the two cards?

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    Default Re: Crossfire with similar card and tuning

    Really it shouldn't much matter which card is the primary. 100 MHz isn't gonna be the difference between mind-bendingly good performance and a lagfest. Just try to get all of the clock speeds matching as best you can and everything should be fine.

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    Default Re: Crossfire with similar card and tuning

    What I am noticing with the 2nd card is lag now. Jerky game play with these cards in crossfire...
    Oh well, just bought an XBOX One, maybe i can stop giving a **** about my computer now and move on...

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    Default Re: Crossfire with similar card and tuning

    Use the latest BETA driver and maybe the lag will go away.

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    Default Re: Crossfire with similar card and tuning

    I am using the Beta. Actually i tuned the cards with 3DMark over the weekend and they are working ok now. Except Borderlands 2 Multiplayer (fun as hell), after an hour or so of gaming it got incredibly laggy and choppy.

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