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    Default Sapphire Radeon 6970

    The 6900 series cards are the new AMD flagship cards, specifically the 6970, signalling their top single-GPU card in the lineup. We're looking at the Sapphire Radeon 6970. Can it withstand Nvidia's recent success? Let's find out.



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    Good review Jake another nice card from Sapphire although I can't say I like the BFBC Vietnam logo thing they have going on.

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    Nice my favorite Ati brand well done Jake.I must agree about the BFBC logo i prefer the chick with the rasta.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wheelsdeal View Post
    Nice my favorite Ati brand well done Jake.I must agree about the BFBC logo i prefer the chick with the rasta.
    pervert!

    Chic or no chic but I perfer less blings, because I can't see sh#@t when it install face down in the case unless you use tech station.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deton View Post
    pervert!

    Chic or no chic but I perfer less blings, because I can't see sh#@t when it install face down in the case unless you use tech station.
    Or its been replaced by waterblock

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    All that matters is performance, like Deton said, once its installed you can't see what's on the card anyway. What's really going to matter is how the new dual card performs, you know that Nvidiais going to be ready this time,and its going to be fast.

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    Thanks Sky!
    A Nice looking card and a great review! Sadly the 6970 was disappointing in some of the benchmarks lagging far behind the GTX570/580. It looks like AMD must lower its price to remain competitive else I dont really see a point buying this card over a GTX570

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    Nvidiais going to be ready this time,and its going to be fast.
    Yea a dual gtx might actually win the war if they are able to cool the beast and the price is reasonable.Personally thats the only card i am looking forward to and the only reason i might replace my 5970.

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    Is nvidia preparing a dual GPU card this time round? I wonder if it is possible, i saw some rumors on the internet including photos but i wonder if power consumption will work out well

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