Originally Posted by demo
I'm guessing they clock a bit better, but imo should just be a replacement rather than a "next tier" model.
Doesn't sound any different than 4890.
It should at least match GTX680 while drawing the same amount of juice as a current 7970. Might surpass GTX680 at higher resolutions while having more overclocking headroom and more memory.
Did you not pay more for that 2700k? Its not really any different.