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Sapphire Radeon r9 280x or another GPU?
« on: November 19, 2013, 11:10:34 PM »
I´m going to buy 7x r9280x GPU and i need support for to know if it is the better choice. i read of people who continue to buy 7950 and 7970 why?thanks


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Sapphire Radeon r9 280x or another GPU?
« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2013, 02:30:22 PM »
7950 gives you better hashrate/price value and it has lower power consumption. That is why it is preferred. Probably in a couple of months these will be absolete when the diff level increases but for now they still work well.


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Re: Sapphire Radeon r9 280x or another GPU?
« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2013, 05:36:28 PM »
But the r9 280x cost only $299,99 and the 7950 cost $269,99
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according to this page, the r9 280x have 740Khs and the 7950 only have 620khs or 680khs[/t]
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Re: Sapphire Radeon r9 280x or another GPU?
« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2013, 10:38:19 PM »
difference is not big but if you check power consumption for both card you will see difference, specially in long term... 

 

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