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Three-screen(2D surround) GeForce GTX 680 vs. Radeon HD 7970

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This is a review posted by Hexus.net today - The GTX 680 vs. HD 7970 with three 24" monitors -5760x1080 res.
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Start Page
Bench1: AvP
Bench2: Batman:AC
Bench3: BF3
Bench4: Crysis2
Bench5: JC2
Bench6: TW-Shogun2
Power Draw & conclusion

Hexus' Bottom Line: Its a close call, with the GTX 680 having the edge.

HEXUS test bench specs:
Monitor 3xBenQ EW2430
Processor Intel Core i5-2500K (3.33GHz, 6MB smart cache, quad-core, LGA1155)
Motherboard Intel Desktop Board DP67BG
Memory 8GB Corsair Vengeance (9-9-9-24 @ 1,600MHz)
Power Supply Corsair AX750W
Disk drive(s) Crucial RealSSD C300 (256GB)
Operating system Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit, SP1)

on How To Setup NVIDIA Surround(2D/3D) on GeForce 600 Series GPUs see here
 
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Wasn't it the 7970 better in Crysis 2? Anyway, 3 monitor gaming is useless with just one high-end GPU.
 

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Wasn't it the 7970 better in Crysis 2? Anyway, 3 monitor gaming is useless with just one high-end GPU.
I guess not .. at res above 1050p gtx680 is slightly better in Crysis 2 (TPU link)... with Crysis however that is not the case.. It can be said that Crysis is a bandwidth dependent game and the 680 cannot clearly better the 7970 with this game

but from what i have noticed across reviews 7970 has the lead particularly in AvP & Metro 2033
 
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This is a review posted by Hexus.net today - The GTX 680 vs. HD 7970 with three 24" monitors -5760x1080 res.
Click on below links to page jumps.

Start Page
Bench1: AvP
Bench2: Batman:AC
Bench3: BF3
Bench4: Crysis2
Bench5: JC2
Bench6: TW-Shogun2
Power Draw & conclusion

Hexus' Bottom Line: Its a close call, with the GTX 680 having the edge.

HEXUS test bench specs:
Monitor 3xBenQ EW2430
Processor Intel Core i5-2500K (3.33GHz, 6MB smart cache, quad-core, LGA1155)
Motherboard Intel Desktop Board DP67BG
Memory 8GB Corsair Vengeance (9-9-9-24 @ 1,600MHz)
Power Supply Corsair AX750W
Disk drive(s) Crucial RealSSD C300 (256GB)
Operating system Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit, SP1)

on How To Setup NVIDIA Surround(2D/3D) on GeForce 600 Series GPUs see here
Thanks for the review it really helped me come to a conclusion on my next single card upgrade :) for real.
Wasn't it the 7970 better in Crysis 2? Anyway, 3 monitor gaming is useless with just one high-end GPU.
Lol that was my conclusion :)
Still good post. Thank you.