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My EVGA reference card hits 890 at 1.1v.

Again, get the Hawk if you like to waste money or want a cool looking card to show off at nerd parties, er LANs.
    
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Can I get more information on PNY, preferably from users tat had a pny card b4?
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Let's put it this way, MSi can't afford a 800 support number in the USA, PNY can...
    
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Originally Posted by MinitroN;14584529 
Let's put it this way, MSi can't afford a 800 support number in the USA, PNY can...

What are you talking about? MSI has a customer support number for their VGA cards. It isn't a "1-800" number but it's a 1-626 number...
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Originally Posted by tyuo9980 View Post
I would get another hawk, but the newegg deal isnt for canadians.

also my hawk can only OC up to 860 with 1.125v. and thats the max voltage you can go up to in afterburner.
ummm what about this? http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16814127518 $40 Rebate Card



it says Rebate Card, so im assuming it's the same thing as the US one. Sorry not so familiar with the whole rebate thing.
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That TFII cooler is nice. 460s don't get that hot as it is smile.gif
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What are you talking about? MSI has a customer support number for their VGA cards. It isn't a "1-800" number but it's a 1-626 number...
It's long distance in case someone is calling from a landline to avoid burning mobile minutes. It means they can't afford a 800 number, exactly I said... I don't see what's so hard to understand.

Get a EVGA if anything, best service by far.
    
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post #18 of 22
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My EVGA reference card hits 890 at 1.1v.

Again, get the Hawk if you like to waste money or want a cool looking card to show off at nerd parties, er LANs.
Sounds like you're a minority in the hate on MSI's 460. I'd be more convinced as to change my opinion if you provided a little back up and instead didn't bash companies on whether they have a 1-800 number.. I assume both you and I are looking for OP's best interest and I've heard great things about the 460, it's cool, it's got a great OC, and it's reliable. I'm not seeing a problem in picking MSI over PNY. I know MSI makes crap motherboards but that doesn't mean **** when we're talking about gpus.
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Originally Posted by MinitroN;14584599 
It's long distance in case someone is calling from a landline to avoid burning mobile minutes. It means they can't afford a 800 number, exactly I said... I don't see what's so hard to understand.

He asked for more information on PNY, not a comparison between their support numbers.

However, since you did compare, MSI makes some of the best graphic cards out there. Whether a graphics card company has a toll free customer support number or not would be the least of my worries.
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With how good the reference designs are for the 460 support is much more important than the cooler.
    
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