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GIGABYTE are one of, if not the premier PC component manufacturer. Their popularity among PC enthusiasts has escalated in recent years thanks to quality products that offer fantastic performance backed up by solid reliability. Gone are the days when GIGABYTE products were seen as the newbie component of choice, instead they are now held in the highest regard by system builders and overclockers alike and for good reason too. GIGABYTE motherboards are among the finest available and the full range of graphics cards GIGABYTE offer give the consumer the ultimate choice, regardless of budget. The card we have for review today though is not your regular run-of-the-mill offering, it’s something quite special.


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post #2 of 22
Sweet cooling design!
post #3 of 22
Not sure if "the premier" is gigabyte, but I like the cooler. PCB looks great too.

Think I'm still happy with the 580 over this, especially with the price.
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If only everybody else got SOC cards that actually worked the first time around...
 
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post #5 of 22
Whats next: EVGA presents the Super Uber Mega Overclocked 580 3GB!!!

Anyways, love the blue PCB
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So it's a cherry picked version of my card with better power management? I have no problems with that
 
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Anyways, love the blue PCB
thats the only thing i like about gigabyte
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If only everybody else got SOC cards that actually worked the first time around...
Agreed. Mine did.

These SOC cards overclock like mad, on not that much voltage.
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oh man close to ($300 euros) no freakin way. just spend a bit more and get a 580.
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horrible baby blue PCB
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