Which Radeon HD 7970 to buy?

By KKS21199
Jan 18, 2013
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  1. Hello guys, my processor is intel core i7 3930K, I am not sure which graphics card should I choose and what is the difference ?? pls help me :'(:cool:
  2. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,426   +142

    Not a big difference. Without looking at the exact models, there's nothing to say but pick the cheapest one.
  3. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,215   +154

    Well if you are not going to watercool it, I would take the cooling solution into consideration. The new Hydro-cell (updated Vapor chamber) are much better than just a copper base/fin array.
    also case ventilation, a blower sytle will exit all the heated air out the back as opposed to an open air cooler that diffuses all the heat into your case.
    If your a heavy OC'er look at the power phasing, Voltage controller (CHL vs Volterra) etc
  4. KKS21199

    KKS21199 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    So they two are the same
  5. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,426   +142

    Well you haven't really said which two but they are the same GPU.

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