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yeah ill put up with the noise for a bit and then watercool it. Know if i could run a effiecent loop with a 2500k at 4.5ghz and the 6990 stock with a xspc 360rx? Is there a water cooler for the 6990 that could work with the xspc kit? better yet one that i could get in australia
Buy a EK 6990 block and add it to your soon to be loop. The RX360mm rad should be plenty with a push/pull setup.

The block will work with the RX360 RASA kit.

Look up pccasegear.com for AU.
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holy there exspensive for a water block
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Why would you even consider upgrading the GTX 580? It's not like you're experiencing "lag" at 1080p..
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Why would you even consider upgrading the GTX 580? It's not like you're experiencing "lag" at 1080p..
Future proofing, frames per $ etc.
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Why would you even consider upgrading the GTX 580? It's not like you're experiencing "lag" at 1080p..
Metro 2033 I did when I had a 580 for about a week.
    
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holy there exspensive for a water block
Hahdhahaha,

Yer i know! But it is full cover and the 6990 is a big card.
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post #17 of 19
Get the 2500k, even with the H/T the difference is minimal. Then get the GTX590. The drivers on two of these in sli is better than crossfire on 2 6990, if your going to upgrade again in the future..
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Yes.
   
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Yes.
No?
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