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Gigabyte GV-N970G1 GAMING-4GD -GTX970 4GB DDR5 256Bit PCI Express WindForce 3x Fan ATX Video Card (GigabyteGV-N970G1 GAMING-4GD ) Reviews

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The 1080p beast I was waiting for.

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Pros: Packs a punch, silent., sweet shroud and backplate.

Cons: A bit on the long side.

I came from a HIS 7950 and thought that was a silent card. I couldn't have been more wrong. One of the advantages of having 3 fans and a massive heat sink is silence, my case was in its' test bench configuration and I could not hear this thing even when gaming. Speaking of gaming, this is THE perfect card for 1080p maxed out gaming. I can play GTA 5, Far Cry 3/4 and any other game I throw at it in full HD and pull 50fps+ (my cpu is holding this card back somewhat, different reviews with i5 and i7 cpus pull out 10-12fps more) On to the only con of this card, its length. Not the PCB but the heat sink, it's huge, it actually sticks out a couple inches past the PCB. I guess with great...
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