R9 295x2 or nah?

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    Default R9 295x2 or nah?

    Thinking about getting this, worth it?

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    In a game or multimedia PC it's completely useless.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HamsterMascot View Post
    In a game or multimedia PC it's completely useless.
    Maybe at 1080p, but with 4K monitors now reaching the affordable range; you're going to need all the GPU powa you can muster.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Phanein View Post
    Maybe at 1080p, but with 4K monitors now reaching the affordable range; you're going to need all the GPU powa you can muster.



    4K is still useless anyway. It might be "nice", but it doesn't give any extra worth if you aren't using a screen bigger then 40 inch. 1080p is clearly enough for PC monitors up to that size, cause it will still look stunning.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HamsterMascot View Post
    4K is still useless anyway. It might be "nice", but it doesn't give any extra worth if you aren't using a screen bigger then 40 inch. 1080p is clearly enough for PC monitors up to that size, cause it will still look stunning.
    Just sayin', Hambro, because we don't know what TreyTrey's setup looks like. I would also say that anything over 27" (30" at the highest) should be, at least, 1440p.
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    I plan to buy a 4k 28" monitor, they're really cheap at the moment, even though they're generally tn panels. The Samsung one is looking real nice as well.

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