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Visontek still has life time warranty. They're probably the ones i'm gonna pick up later on.

They have non-existent support.
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They have non-existent support.

Example? Darn I was going to switch from getting an XFX to Visiontek because of the lifetime warranty, but after you said, I must reconsider and ask why?
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Not liking the look of the vrm cooling tongue.gif
    
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240
XFX Black Edition DD 7970 LOAD
Not liking the look of the vrm cooling tongue.gif

I'm not a fan of dual fan coolers, but in this case it's the damn frenchies problem cuz everyone else gets better temp except them.
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Example? Darn I was going to switch from getting an XFX to Visiontek because of the lifetime warranty, but after you said, I must reconsider and ask why?

Next to no people buy them. The more cards are sold the more money that company makes. Go to TPU forums where they unlock HD 6950 and see whats that dominant brand for AMD. Its Sapphire.VisionTeck has something like 5%.
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post #46 of 62
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They have non-existent support.


i am going to have to disagree with you on this one. I have had to contact their Tech support and RMA my cards(4870x2) several times before they gave me a 5870. Someone(possible the only tech they have) called me and asked me if i wanted a different product comparable to a 4870x2, So i got a 5870, and it was painless.no problems.
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I'm not a fan of dual fan coolers, but in this case it's the damn frenchies problem cuz everyone else gets better temp except them.
Hmm. Where other reviewers looking at the vrm temps specifically?
    
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Not liking the look of the vrm cooling tongue.gif
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I'm not a fan of dual fan coolers, but in this case it's the damn frenchies problem cuz everyone else gets better temp except them.

Sorry but The Reference cooler has gone to more testing then a stupid cooler XFX came up with in 2 days.
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post #49 of 62
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I'm not a fan of dual fan coolers, but in this case it's the damn frenchies problem cuz everyone else gets better temp except them.
Hmm. Where other reviewers looking at the vrm temps specifically?
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Originally Posted by just_nuke_em View Post

Not liking the look of the vrm cooling tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by tsm106 View Post

I'm not a fan of dual fan coolers, but in this case it's the damn frenchies problem cuz everyone else gets better temp except them.

Sorry but The Reference cooler has gone to more testing then a stupid cooler XFX came up with in 2 days.

Put the xfx hatorade down for a second. It's just a twin fan cooler, it's not earth shattering science, including MSi's or anyone elses.

As for the other reviews, le google or follow Denim's thread where he craps all over the cooler. Crap, two minutes of google? WTH...

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Some of this XFX hate is ridiculous. Who cares? Seriously? I dont' remember the last time I kept a GPU longer than 2 years.

Most manufacturers don't have a lfietime warranty yet I don't see anyone spergin out over that. Get a grip. Most XFX cards still have the lifetime warranty. Christ.
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