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post #11 of 14
Just to clear the ideas for you OP. BOTH cards are exactly the same. same size, same clocks, same everything.... both of them use the NVIDIA reference design.
The ONLY difference between the two is that one is with 10 years warranty & the other have 90 days warranty and the difference is ONLY $15. Which one you will pick?
Having 90 days warranty for a card like a GTX 480 is not safe at all. Since the card will go to the 90c while gaming like nothing. At least 10 years will protect your investment more.
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post #12 of 14
That EVGA card is recertified. Why wouldn't you buy the new Zotac since the price is so similar? They're both the same exact reference card with different badges. One is brand new and comes with a great warranty ... the other is recertified and comes with a 90 day warranty. Go with the Zotac.
    
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zotac it has a longer warranty
    
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Zotac it is then!
I have updated my wishlist based on this threads input:
http://www.overclock.net/intel-gener...ggestions.html

Thank you!
Edited by Yosarian - 8/8/11 at 6:30am
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