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I've had a number MSI TF2 graphics cards the past few years, and I have recently seen they just added VRM cooling to their cards. They never used to have this. Im sure not many people noticed.

Im not 100% sure if its OC only cards or not, as my 560Ti 2GB OC has it. none the less its a nice addition to an amazing GPU cooler.


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Edited by Lazloisdavrock - 3/19/12 at 3:35pm
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post #2 of 11
I know the new msi 7970 lightning does as well.

http://www.hardwareheaven.com/reviews/1444/pg2/msi-r7970-lightning-enthusiast-overclocked-graphics-card-review-the-card.html




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Thanks for the confirmation.

Great addition by MSI
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post #4 of 11
that is awesome considering how well TF works to begin with
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it should have been added before. Its why people get twin frozr cards, to overclock them and push voltage!
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post #6 of 11
You really should send them this picture and request them to send you the heatsinks for the other card. I honestly wouldn't be surprised if they did.
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Nice to know it, that I have to wait some months to ahve a 7850 TWIN FROZR III with heatsink in VRMs:o
Edited by PontiacGTX - 3/20/12 at 9:29am
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Better picture. Found this online

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post #9 of 11
I can confirm, both my 560 ti 2Gb have the vrm cooling seen on above pictures.
Temps are awesome (SLI in bf3 3 hours in 3D, overclocked to 900mhz) : 62*C top card
55*C second card.
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What's your stock core clock on those? 880? I have the 2gb OC @ 880
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