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I'm waiting for the non-reference models to roll in. The reference model is quieter than its competitors, but it's still a fairly noisy turbine wink.gif

I should probably post my brief GTX 680 mini-review... Hmm...
    
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It means you put a piece of paper on your door that says refuse shipment pack #1ZXXXXXXXX or you tell the guy/girl you want to refuse shipping. You're then refunded 100% after Newegg receives it...

Ah heh. I think I'll just stick with the Gigabyte, I mean heck, they're all the same card right?

Pretty sure they have a 3 year warranty if I'm not mistaken.
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What is the obsession with the EVGA cards about? As if cancelling another card to get an EVGA makes a difference. Not the superclocked version or anything (which is just reference with a slight overclock), but the reference cards. Is it the step up they offer? I don't get it.
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all gone at Newegg...
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all gone at Newegg...

Yeah they didnt last long as always lol.
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What is the obsession with the EVGA cards about? As if cancelling another card to get an EVGA makes a difference. Not the superclocked version or anything (which is just reference with a slight overclock), but the reference cards. Is it the step up they offer? I don't get it.

Marketing.... Just like EKWB the marketing is there for it and that is why people prefer it . Apple is the best example to good marketing for a good product that you can get else where for cheaper without the apple on it.
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I did it for the back plate...lol, J/K.

I had great experience with EVGA in the past so I am a returning customer.
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What is the obsession with the EVGA cards about? As if cancelling another card to get an EVGA makes a difference. Not the superclocked version or anything (which is just reference with a slight overclock), but the reference cards. Is it the step up they offer? I don't get it.

Don't know really, I just picked up the SC+ because it was in stock first, and I'd been looking for the 680 for several days now. Besides, EVGA is pretty reliable, though I buy from all companies.

Did 2 day and rush processing, maybe that helps. I don't want to have Newegg tell me that I ordered too late.
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What is the obsession with the EVGA cards about? As if cancelling another card to get an EVGA makes a difference. Not the superclocked version or anything (which is just reference with a slight overclock), but the reference cards. Is it the step up they offer? I don't get it.

I don't think they'll be offering step up from reference model unless there's significant difference.
But I went with EVGA because they offer cross shipping now / transferable warranty.
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EVGA and Zotac Up on NEWEGGG HURRY http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&DEPA=0&Order=BESTMATCH&N=-1&isNodeId=1&Description=gtx+680&x=9&y=17


Just posted 3 seconds ago on Newegg.
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