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Originally Posted by blackbalt89 View Post
The card I received from EVGA after step up didn't have any marking near the PCI-e connector. Lol.

It's a mystery card. It also eats volts for breakfast.
I got one a few weeks ago. I didn't look for the logo though. But it seems to OC really well.
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Well OP on the back of the card itself, what does the P/N read?

It should be 015-P3-1580-AR
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Well OP on the back of the card itself, what does the P/N read?

It should be 015-P3-1580-AR
Yeah, it does. I checked right after the one comment of something like "maybe they sent you the 3 GB by mistake." Nope...

Anyway, block is out for delivery right now. So, I'll know definitively this afternoon. Though, I'm relatively certain that it is a reference card -- I'm still a bit weirded out by the different PCI-e connector stamp. Oh well.

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Well if it reads that serial number I'm sure it's still reference.

Maybe EVGA started stamping their own name above the connector as somebody said in this thread.

I wouldn't fret, maybe it'd be best to give them a call just to make sure, stores usually don't take back opened waterblocks.
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OP did you ever received the water block? I am about to buy the card and wanted to check if the cooler fit good and it was indeed the reference as I want to put it under water as well.
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