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Old 07-05-2013, 07:23 AM   #1
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Im having a dilemma, i have the gigabyte 7970 3gb oc'd and as with all Amd gpu's it has driver issues with some games and i get random lines or artifacts in certain games (or a flashing line when turning etc)

i bought this for 330 and had sleeping dogs free. i can probably sell it on ebay for 280-300.

Then i'll replace it with the zotac gtx 770 AMP! which is 359 and included with this card is a download voucher for Splinter Cell Double Agent, Splinter Cell Conviction and a voucher for the upcoming Splinter Cell Blacklist (Released August 23rd 2013).

Everyone else agree this is worth it? or is it a waste.
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What have you done to fix the driver issues?
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Old 07-05-2013, 09:12 AM   #3
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Nothing you can do, AMD are known for driver issues, which nvidia cards hardly have. Its never a big issue, most are hardly noticeable.
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Nothing you can do, AMD are known for driver issues, which nvidia cards hardly have. Its never a big issue, most are hardly noticeable.
I'd say sell it and buy the 770
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The one thing i forgot is ebay will keep 10% so sell for 290 and im left with 261. making it a hundred pound upgrade..hmmm nope, dont think its worth it.
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The one thing i forgot is ebay will keep 10% so sell for 290 and im left with 261. making it a hundred pound upgrade..hmmm nope, dont think its worth it.
Then don't post asking any questions if you're not going to listen to others opinions when you've already made up your mind
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As i forgot about the ebay fees??? wtf is with the attitude? lol you sir need to have a beer and chill the fu ck out...........
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As i forgot about the ebay fees??? wtf is with the attitude? lol you sir need to have a beer and chill the fu ck out...........
Alright dude, but it's illegal for me to drink
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I like where this is going.... *Grabs some popcorn*
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I like where this is going.... *Grabs some popcorn*
NOWHERE :P *Takes Keynan's Popcorn*
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