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You're the guy that bricked 2 6950s flashing them huh?
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You're the guy that bricked 2 6950s flashing them huh?

LOL

Whack load of ATI problems
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You're the guy that bricked 2 6950s flashing them huh?
Awwww... thats gotta hurt.
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I'm so glad you guys talked about the wireless adapter. I was about to buy it.
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Congrats on your GTX 560. Awesome card can over clock to 1Ghz mark. In SLI they do in fact scale very nicely and perform great together. Don't let anyone tell you other wise.

There are a lot of good cards from both camps and the 560 is one of them for Nvidia.

One thing I can tell you is your going to love the plug, play and forget about anything but gaming your going to have.
     
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I miss Nvidia..wish they would step up their VRAM game up for mid range models..maybe next generation eh?
560 and 580 don't have VRM issues. None what so ever. Very over clockable with zero risk.

Your thinking of the 570 & 590 cards not the entire line. The 570 are a hit or miss. The 590 Nvidia locked voltage so owners don't OC them high enough to fry them anylonger. Can't defend them but I can without a doubt for the 560 & 580, thank you.
     
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560 and 580 don't have VRM issues. None what so ever. Very over clockable with zero risk.

Your thinking of the 570 & 590 cards not the entire line. The 570 are a hit or miss. The 590 Nvidia locked voltage so owners don't OC them high enough to fry them anylonger. Can't defend them but I can without a doubt for the 560 & 580, thank you.
You misunderstood his post.

He wishes they came standard with more memory.
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You misunderstood his post.

He wishes they came standard with more memory.
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You're the guy that bricked 2 6950s flashing them huh?
Be gone with you!
The problem wasn't actually that I bricked them, I fixed the second card no problem in ATIFLASH with DOS, it was just that for $300, a 6950 on a 6870 PCB with no backplate, no memory cooling, no vrm cooling, and a TINY cooler with a cheap plastic shroud, naaah, il stick with something that resembles at least a slight bit of quality. Oh yeah, the originals had much better powerphase.

I'm disappointed that AMD is putting all 6950's on 6870 pcb's.

Regardless, I think il stick with nVidia for a while, im really happy with this card.
Anyone have any overclocking guides?
I can't seem to get over 975 core without crashing the drivers...
    
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