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Poll Results: Which 1?

Poll expired: Apr 27, 2011  
  • 69% (23)
    Zotac GTX 480 Amped!
  • 24% (8)
    GTX 570
  • 6% (2)
    I Know A Better Deal!
33 Total Votes  
post #21 of 25
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Quote:
Originally Posted by CountChoculitis;13284024 
I am worried about the heat output of 2 480's

This card is cooler than a reference GTX 570 @ load & the proper side/top exhaust will always help.
Check out post #11 biggrin.gif
Quote:
Originally Posted by nagle3092;13284087 
Nice choice, I would have went for the 480 as well if I could do it over.

Thanks. I was always curious about this card when it was 1st released. For the price, I could not resist buying. The sale is over May 15th...Hopefully, I'll be able to buy another one thinking.gif
Edited by drBlahMan - 4/26/11 at 4:53pm
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I saw your post about the cooling differences but if the gtx 480 AMP is running cooler than a reference 570 that means all that heat is being dumped into the case.
    
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post #23 of 25
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Originally Posted by CountChoculitis;13291883 
I saw your post about the cooling differences but if the gtx 480 AMP is running cooler than a reference 570 that means all that heat is being dumped into the case.

Very true thumb.gif if you had also read post #16, you would of have found out that I'm not concerned about the heat being dumped into the case wink.gif
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I presume you went with the 480? Good choice. Zotac ftw! =D
    
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Originally Posted by Razi3l;13291980 
I presume you went with the 480? Good choice. Zotac ftw! =D

yessir.gif...I'm just not comfortable with these reference 570s. Yeah, I know this does not mean all reference 570s are bad but these mishaps do place a question mark on all of them thinking.gif
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