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Replaced my 6950 2gb with a DCII 560 Ti after a whackload of problems with ATI. I must say, I am LOVING nVidia so far!

Also, got back $30, with an un-noticeable performance drop!
Currently running 975 Mhz on the core at 1.05v









    
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Dont you just HATE that WiFi card?
Got the same one and it is the worst ever.....

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post #3 of 65
Why.... WHY??? WHY DID YOU SWITCH OVER TO THE DARK SIDE???

Kidding. I'm not an AMD/ATI fanboy, I just buy their products since I get a discount on them, since my uncle works for AMD.

I'm glad you are enjoying the 560 Ti . I was considering it over the one in my sig but I went with AMD since 6870's scale like a beast in CF. Although I heard 560 Ti's are great in SLI as well.
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6950s still going strong here!

It's too bad how that 2 slot Asus only has 1 and a half heatsinks
   
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post #5 of 65
The MSI was better than the Asus.
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Welcome to the dark side!!! We have cookies here
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post #7 of 65
Congrats! ATI fails hard. I would have switched too if i didn't need tripple screen support.
    
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post #8 of 65
Quote:
Originally Posted by ComradeNF View Post
Although I heard 560 Ti's are great in SLI as well.
You heard right!

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Originally Posted by jbalsa2 View Post
Damn, those Direct CU2s are sexy.
post #9 of 65
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Thanks guys!
The DCII is one nice cooler, heavy, 2 different kinds of fans, quiet, idles at 40 celcius even at 975 Mhz.

And I prefer the Asus over the MSI. This has matte black PCB, and black powdercoated shroud to match my next case mod.

And yeah, this network card sucks... hard... horribly...
    
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post #10 of 65
lol the 560 Ti is a fantastic card.

My friend just got one for his rig.. TOTALLY 1-uped my 5850 lol

but ATI/AMD still deserve some love.. I always appreciate a low power, low heat gaming card
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