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Originally Posted by juano;13675503 
ZOMG I can't believe this guy. I will just let others realize how incredibly foolish you are on their own, shouldn't be too difficult.

Please stop acting like a child if you cannot deal with reality remove yourself please helpinghand.gif


OP just watch the videos posted and tell us your thoughts:)
I am sure you will be very happy with the Lightning because it is just the superior card;)
Edited by Kung Pow - 5/29/11 at 6:54am
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post #42 of 49
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Sorry but if you buy the most powerful single gpu on the planet and expect it to be silent when overclocking it then you are probably doing something wrong.

The Noiselevel is the ONLY advantage of the DCII and frankly I don´t believe you can distinct 28db from 30db to be honest.

So unless you are a bat I suggest you are pretty much on the single side of actually being able to tell the noise difference
After carefully reading your posts on the matter and replies to other members I have only one favor to ask: please refrain from directly replying to my posts in the future, thank you. I am not interested in your opinion on anything hardware-related. Have a nice day and enjoy youtube videos!
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After carefully reading your posts on the matter and replies to other members I have only one favor to ask: please refrain from directly replying to my posts in the future, thank you. I am not interested in your opinion on anything hardware-related. Have a nice day and enjoy youtube videos!
I never stated my oppinion, haha but way to thank your participants for their effort of trying to help you, never again
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I just picked up my MSI Lightning yesterday and I love it. Wouldnt hesitate to recommend. It runs very cool and will max out pretty much anything. I was playing Witcher 2 on my GTX 285 and I would hit 80C+ while gaming but this card doesnt go above 68C with all settings maxed and ubersampling off.
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I'm going with the Lightnings (Asus is 3-slot which won't work for me and the EVGA's are just too plain-jane)....
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DEAR MOTHER OF.....
Asus and MSI will only clock so high on air cooling, its more their temps than anything
AND THE ASUS IS STILL QUIETER whether you say 2 and its decibel not dezibel (unless your german I guess) or 14. different review sites say different things. ALSO... certified and trained professionals? what are you stupid? these guys are as qualified as you and I, they just have a few more tools and deal this equipment more. You know what certified and trained is? did you get a bachelors in atleast electrical engineering? minor in IC's or solid state? No? THEN YOU AREN'T CERTIFIED.
     
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post #47 of 49
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Guys I have to make the decision before today ends.

If I'm not benching the cards, should I just go with a EVGA SC or SC DS? They are quite a bit cheaper, and if I can get oc'ing close to the lightning or asus, they might be the better choice.
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post #48 of 49
If you were buying them strictly to use for gaming and a slight to moderate overclock I would go with the evga to be honest. Best warranty, best customer service and without a doubt the best company specific forums of any of the brands out. I have had good experiences with MSI in the past both motherboards and graphics cards but their service is nothing compared to evga. As for asus I hate the company with a passion, since they have gotten so big their service has gone to absolute garbage. Not saying they dont make a quality product as I used to use their motherboards exclusively. But as it stands right now with my last rma still being dealt with after 3 weeks and taking 2 weeks to even get an rma number to ship it off with. Needless to say I will never buy anything branded ASUS ever again....
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^evga
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