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:( Newegg sold out sapphire 6970 ALTERNATIVE?

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I have been waiting for my refund from a Reference 6970 from sapphire and it finnally came in.. I WENT EXCITEDLY to newegg.com to purchase http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-918-_-Product

and its sold out as I go to buy it... suggestions on should I wait for THIS card or is there a better 6970. I want best cooling, best cooling.... and oh I WANT MY GPU to be COLD.... soo I want the coldest running best 6970 thatll take anything i throw at it...

*depressed* should I just wait?!
    
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post #2 of 45
If you can afford it go for the MSI R6970 lightning - runs cool, overclocks like a beast!

Otherwise all reference cards are the same except for the sticker, pick the cheapest least offensive sticker and be on your way
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http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...?EdpNo=7073911

They usually do price matching if the item is in stock at the other store.
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Gigabyte HD 6970

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814125371
Edited by Diabolical999 - 5/2/11 at 2:22pm
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I appreciate the fast replys.. IM sitting on a reference 6970 sapphire and am goign for something better. I know i said I RMAed it.. but it was a ADVANCED RMA so i still have it until i choose which product I want... So i have the one with the chick on it.. I just dont really care for the temperatures/overclock I can get with this card and have had heavy debates about the new revision/blue pcb being the best sapphire 6970 and i wanted to give it a TRY BUT THERE SOLD OUT RAWRRR im so mad.. i've waited 2 weeks and they sell out the day I go to buy...
    
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MSI 6970 Lightening III
its cold and best arguably the overclocking 6970 PCB as of right now
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i love how 2 of the 3 replies are NVIDIA users. rofl at least your sig rig...
    
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-581-_-Product


^^^^^^^^is that the beast yall want me to get...?!
    
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yes get that one
    
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6950!
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