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Is not that fun. It's definitely refreshing since everything looks so different, but I can barely scrape 20 FPS on COD4 with lowest settings from this badboy.

Sold the 580 today listed in my sig rig, so it's time to go shopping! I'm probably going to go for another 580, but want one w/o reference cooler. Looking at the Lightning, but I think it's too long to fit in my case.

Any suggestions?
    
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I would go with the reliable brand EVGA. You sold your 580, only to buy another 580?
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Yeah I don't get that. You sold your 580 but want to buy another one?
    
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y u sell 580 to buy 580
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I would go with the reliable brand EVGA. You sold your 580, only to buy another 580?
I wanted a more efficient, reliable, and quieter cooler. The aftermarket stuff just didn't do it for me. EVGA only has 1 non-ref and it is the Double Shot, which has horrible reviews
    
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I would go with the reliable brand EVGA. You sold your 580, only to buy another 580?
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Yeah I don't get that. You sold your 580 but want to buy another one?
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y u sell 580 to buy 580
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Is not that fun. It's definitely refreshing since everything looks so different, but I can barely scrape 20 FPS on COD4 with lowest settings from this badboy.

Sold the 580 today listed in my sig rig, so it's time to go shopping! I'm probably going to go for another 580, but want one w/o reference cooler. Looking at the Lightning, but I think it's too long to fit in my case.

Any suggestions?


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