Well, dont. Finally a game which shows what the card can really do.
Lots of people approached me and asked if they should buy an Nvidia 9 series. My answer was no & still is no.
Nothing wrong with the R9 series Radeon’s. The new Fiji chips are due next month as well.
Please note that this is an Nvidia optimized game using Nvidia gameworks.
R9 290x beats a 780ti & just lags behind a 980 by 5-6 FPS
Below is a benchmark run of The Witcher 3: Wild hunt.
With Nvidia hairworks enabled:
Sadly due to Gameworks, AMD is not allowed to poke into the code to optimize for their compute.
R9 290x ~ GTX 970