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ASUS GTX580DC2 already has a double D version for added support.
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post #62 of 80
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Originally Posted by Citra View Post

11/10. lachen.gif

This.

Was looking at this card earlier.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1196871/newegg-radeon-7970s-available-on-newegg
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Yeah I've seen a few xfx horror stories around here but I didn't even have enough time to pass, just hit reload and boom gone.
I'm cant wait until Tuesday (hopefully)

Running like a Baus with my XFX 6970.
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post #64 of 80
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It was a non-reference XFX card, so you're in good hands with the ASUS card you bought.

my guess is it's a reference PCB with a non-reference HSF.
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Originally Posted by Evil Penguin View Post

It was a non-reference XFX card, so you're in good hands with the ASUS card you bought.

my guess is it's a reference PCB with a non-reference HSF.
Thanks for pointing that out.
I compared the back of both PCBs and they are the same as far as I can tell.

The cooler may be the only difference.
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I wonder what the PCB is like. XFX are pretty notorious for cheaping out on the PCB and making crappy clocking cards.
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post #67 of 80
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I wonder what the PCB is like. XFX are pretty notorious for cheaping out on the PCB and making crappy clocking cards.

Pretty sure its reference board w/ a different cooler.
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Couldn't pay me to buy an XFX product, or recommend one to someone else.

Enjoy your complete and utter lack of Quality Control and negative amount of "customer service".
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ASUS GTX580DC2 already has a double D version for added support.
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HAHAHA nice one, Ty for taking the time to take that picture smile.gif.
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post #70 of 80
The red ruins the look of the card for me. Everything else it beautiful though.... I really like the Coolers metal "fold" over the end of the card. Very nice polished look.

If it didn't have the Red stripe, It might have found its being the new hawtness in my case... tongue.gif



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