Compared to my previous card, the performance difference is quite OK.
In BF3 there’s a huge improvement of my FPS to around 12-20 fps additional. I was not surprised since NVidia is optimized on BF3.
My previous card, a Sapphire (single fan) 7950 scored P9119 on 3dmark11. In the EVGA GTX 680 its P10580, both overclocked. But the 680 is cooler and produces less noise.
Planning to build a high-end rig? Better think twice on just buying what’s most expensive or just because there’s an availability of high-end parts in your “suking tindahan” or favorite computer store, or just because money is no limitation to you. The parts you’ll be buying to assemble your rig my be too excessive and unnecessary to your needs….and also the release of latest or new versions of computers parts happen almost every waking hour, it would be impossible to really get the best, fastest, hard-core PC components.
However, we have some basic recommendations to guide you in your quest for the high-end rig that you really need.
WinZip is proud to announce their latest release, WinZip 16.5! Building on WinZip 16’s file sharing innovations and fully upgraded 64-bit engine, this release introduces unprecedented advancements in WinZip technology:
- NEW ultra-fast zip engine that taps into your computer’s full processing power
- NEW next-generation technology that harnesses the power of AMD graphics processors
- NEW streamlined interface with a more attractive, intuitive look-and-feel
WinZip 16.5 uses OpenCL acceleration to leverage the significant power of AMD Fusion processors and AMD Radeon graphics hardware graphics processors (GPUs). The result? Dramatically faster compression abilities for users who have these AMD products installed!
A leaked AMD document coming out of EXPreview, shows the details on the first three FX “Vishera” based processors by AMD. – <click here for link>
The new CPUs incorporate AMD’s “Piledriver” architecture, and will be available on launch as an eight-core, six-core, and four-core processors. In a document received by Chinese site EXPreview titled “2012 consumer-level desktop platform Quick Reference Guide for Desktops”, AMD listed FX processors and the upcoming release of the APU model, the core number, frequency, and the TDP specifications.