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NVIDIA Releases the 301.10 WHQL Driver for the GeForce GTX 680

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It the card being released world wide on the same day or just the US?
 
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Are all of these 680 exclusive features?

It the card being release world wide on the same day or just the US?
I want to eat your avatar
 
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It the card being release world wide on the same day or just the US?
Don't think they 'll ship to Oz mate, they heard how happy you are with your 7970 :p
 
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someone said 6am pacific time. So 1 or 2pm BST?
 
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Don't think they 'll ship to Oz mate, they heard how happy you are with your 7970 :p
:laugh: how you like this took me 5 minutes to edit see the love
 
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So, in comparison with the 7970 launch, this is a hard launch and has available WHQL drivers from day one. Oh, I almost forgot it's a better card and priced lower.
 
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So, in comparison with the 7970 launch, this is a hard launch and has available WHQL drivers from day one. Oh, I almost forgot it's a better card and priced lower.
Thats because Nvidia didn't rush the card out with shitty drivers :toast:
 
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Thats because Nvidia didn't rush the card out with shitty drivers :toast:
Just letting you know bro that your HD7970 is in safe keeping and I haven't had any issues with it:toast::slap::laugh:
 
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There is something a little more exciting about this launch than any other in recent times IMO. It's a little bizarre too how under wraps nV has been with it, luckily it's not stopping people talking and perhaps that is ultimately their goal, maximum promo with minimum effort.

From all the leaks, it seems to have the edge (ignoring the fact it's smaller etc, kudos and all but idgf tbh, just want performance), does diminish at higher res's which is where I'm looking at, but ahead all the same.

Just hope full in depth reviews don't show cracks nV has been dancing around, if not we have an excellent card! Here's hoping for custom options come IB launch :eek:
 
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I hope W1zzard bench with these drivers
 
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what the fking dick?!!!?!?!?!? ~$850AUD!!!!!!!!! WHAT THE HELL! Why does the US get it for $500! I DEMAND ANSWERS!

In all seriousness though why o' why does it cost 65% more in Australia. Is there any way of getting it shipped to Australia from the US?

Edit: nevermind found some for just under $700 although thats still might overpriced imo.
 

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Ive checked it out, but i think no 4K (4096 x 2160) Resolution support? or what?
http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-680/specifications
yes, 680 wont support 4096 x 2160 based on the specs..


BUT, BUT.....
the 'whitepaper' says :
"New Display/Video Engine
All Kepler GPUs feature an all-new display engine that has been tailored for next-generation 4k and 3GHz HDMI displays, multi-display gaming with NVIDIA Surround, multi-stream audio, and enhanced video transcoding. GeForce GTX 680’s display engine is capable of driving up to four displays simultaneously, and provides native Surround support from one GeForce GTX 680 card."
 
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Well I tried to stay all night, but i'm going back to bed c ya later today.
 
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what the fking dick?!!!?!?!?!? ~$850AUD!!!!!!!!! WHAT THE HELL! Why does the US get it for $500! I DEMAND ANSWERS!

In all seriousness though why o' why does it cost 65% more in Australia. Is there any way of getting it shipped to Australia from the US?

Edit: nevermind found some for just under $700 although thats still might overpriced imo.
Care to mention where? Can't find any sites myself.
 
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Ah, these are looking great. Improvement over the .82 drivers in some benchmarks.
Looking good for nvidia this, just about 21W max more on test system at peak power draw than HD7970.
Fun times ahead. Can't wait for TPU review :)

No mention of other GF600 cards in inf