6990 or 7970 Tags: Radeon Core AMD Graphics Last response: January 31, 2012 10:34 PM in Graphics & Displays Share pnico January 31, 2012 10:17:41 PM hi , I've been out of the loop for a bit. This 7970..is it the latest top of the line from amd, replacing the 6990? I noticed it is single core? just wondering. thakns More about : 6990 7970 esrever a b À AMD January 31, 2012 10:19:30 PM the 7970 is replacing the 6970. the 7990 will come out to replace the 6990. single gpus are better than dual gpus due to better scaling and less driver problems. m 0 l pnico January 31, 2012 10:21:57 PM when is this 7990 due out? I guess i can still sell my 2 6990s for how much? m 0 l Related resources Help me chose a graphics card (5970 vs 6990 vs 7970) - Forum Crossfirex fo 7970,6990 - Forum Is a 7970 Ghz Edition faster then a HD-6990 - Forum GPU for new system - 7970, 680 or 6990? - Forum gtx 780 vs 7970 GHz Ed vs HD 6990 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer esrever a b À AMD January 31, 2012 10:26:12 PM the 7990 will come in a month or 2 most likely. m 0 l pnico January 31, 2012 10:27:06 PM I wonder if I need a new MB for it.. I have an p6tdeluxe v2...asus.. m 0 l esrever a b À AMD January 31, 2012 10:31:25 PM probably not, they are all backward compatible. m 0 l pnico January 31, 2012 10:32:32 PM would I see any benefit in pci e v3 vs 2? m 0 l esrever a b À AMD January 31, 2012 10:34:25 PM so far no, maybe in a few years when even more powerful cards come out. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Help Me Decide!! - 6990 vs 7970 vs CF 7870 vs 680 Forum Radeon 6990 or 7970 Forum HD6990 VS HD7970 problem Forum HD6990 VS HD7970 Forum 6990, 6970 crossfire, 7970 crossfire or a decent gtx 580? Forum 6990 & 6970 vs 2x 7970 Forum SolvedRadeon HD 6990 Problem Forum SolvedRadeon HD6990 drivers not detecting/installing Forum SolvedAMD 6990 (2 x 6970) bottlenecking? Forum SolvedGtx 780 or HD 6990? Forum SolvedIs it worth buying alienware laptop with radeon hd 6990? Forum SolvedRadeon HD 6990 Forum SolvedRadeon 6990 Power consumption (And PSU questions) Forum Solvedupgradeing from a radeon 6990 Forum SolvedRadeon HD 6990. What Games of next Generation run on this? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !