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ASUS 560Ti DCII TOP Vs. Gigabyte GTX 560 Ti SO, which one is better?

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Help me!!
I'm going to buy a new card, and I don't know which one should I get between ASUS 560Ti DCII TOP and Gigabyte GTX 560 Ti SO.
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I would go with the Asus. or whichever is cheaper
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MSI Hawk IMO...
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Gigabyte has quite some problems some of the time and needs to be RMA'd.

The DCII is proven to have cooler temps and to be a relatively quiet cooler. Just go with whichever is cheaper, but I'd lean towards the DC2.

The MSI Twin Frozr 2 is also very good to choose, like someone already mentioned.
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Gigabyte is cheaper and the performance ''should'' be better, since it has been overclocked ; however, ASUS has a good cooling system and "should" last longer - in my opinion. Sorry, I'm a big noob at this kind of stuff.
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oh wait, did you say Gigabyte SO? Those are the factory Super Overclocked to around 950MHZ clock editions.

I would definitely go Gigabyte if you're unsure on how to overclock cause they're fast right out of the box. And the Overclocked Gigabyte is only 10 doller pricier than the DCII. Either one you go, you most likely won't be disappointed.
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In your opinion, which one do you think will last longer? Gigabye 560 soc or ASUS 560 DCII.
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Definitely the Gigabye 560 soc if you're new to video cards. And it will have better performance without you having to do anything.

I think the Gigabyte is a great choice for 1080p or less resolution.
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Thanks, man.
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