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What is the best GTX 460 for <$200-210?
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The msi hawk.
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Proof?
(vs Cyclone?)
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EVGA, simply because of the warranty.
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Proof? Had mine running at 950 without a hitch while staying super cool and quiet under load. But I would reccomend the 2gb 6950 for just a few more bucks then unlock it to a 6970.
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What about performance?
And I am trying to save some money from the 6950 so
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post #8 of 18
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Originally Posted by VanillaCena View Post
EVGA, simply because of the warranty.
MSI's warranty isn't too shabby either...

I'll take a better cooler and more performance +more power phases over a warranty.

MSI's is also tied to the S/N so it makes resale a snap as well.

Both are good suggestions though.
    
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Originally Posted by xPrestonn View Post
MSI's warranty isn't too shabby either...

I'll take a better cooler and more performance +more power phases over a warranty.

MSI's is also tied to the S/N so it makes resale a snap as well.

Both are good suggestions though.
If you plan on Folding or just keeping your card for a long time in general, you'll be glad you have EVGA's lifetime warranty.

For people that upgrade every 1 or 2 years though, I'll agree that the MSI card can't be beat.
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I seem to agree with xPrestonn here. I think I'll go for the Hawk.
In Afterburner, what happens when the graphics card has too little voltage being supplied to it for the OC?
And is 825Mhz Core attainable here?
Will the card explode?
Edited by csm725 - 5/10/11 at 7:54am
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