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What did it run on the stock cooler? Overclock-wise?

1300mhz would throttle in furmark in about 2 mins.

Could game with it however.

The mod dropped me 30c and gained me 50mhz.

That's awesome. I cannot wait to see what my 1480mhz Lightning would do with a custom block but I neither have the time nor money at the moment to do it frown.gif
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depends on price.

I'm not talking about the price, I mean quality.

Is MSI brand to trust ?
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depends on price.

I'm not talking about the price, I mean quality.

Is MSI brand to trust ?

Reference cards are all the same, so you have just as good of a chance at getting a great card as with any other comapny.

I actually prefer MSI because they had the balls (at one point) to stand up to Nvidia. Looks like the next Afterburner version might castrate them. But regardless, MSI is a company to buy from for sure, whether the card is reference or not.
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I'm not talking about the price, I mean quality.
Is MSI brand to trust ?

It is a Ref card with a better cooler there all the same.. Choose the one with the best price/cooler compare that card with a Gigabyte windforce 3 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125442

Evgas Sig 2 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130797

And galaxys GC http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814162097
    
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Question... is my old GTS-250 1GB worth adding back in the case as a physics card? Don't know as I have never done anything with a second card. redface.gif
 
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Or get a Lightning and sell Borderland 2 to make up the price difference- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127693&Tpk=680%20lightning

(maybe you'll have to) flash the BIOS and you'll have yourself a card with truly unlocked voltage thumb.gif
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Question... is my old GTS-250 1GB worth adding back in the case as a physics card? Don't know as I have never done anything with a second card. redface.gif

Depends. I've tested to see what kind of load PhysX puts on the GPU with my second 680, as a dedicated PhysX card set though the NVCP, and it runs at 324mhz and only has about a 10% load on it during Arkham City IIRC. So, GTS-250 should do the job no problem thumb.gif. Would only add it if you're unsatisfied with performance in PhysX-heavy games though.
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Or get the Galaxy SoC hall Of fame for 556$ and sell Borderlands 2.

You will have to flash same Bios as above to unlock Voltage.

And you get the only all White PCB and the Highest out of the Box Overclock of anycard 1202mhz stock 1267mhz boosted.. most boost stock from 1280mhz to 1320mhz

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Or get the Galaxy SoC hall Of fame for 556$ and sell Borderlands 2.

You will have to flash same Bios as above to unlock Voltage.

And you get the only all White PCB and the Highest out of the Box Overclock of anycard 1202mhz stock 1267mhz boosted.. most boost stock from 1280mhz to 1320mhz

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814162106

True. I think that card has the same controller as the Lightning so the Afterburner hack will work with it for unlocked voltage, but I'd have to double-check the Unlocked 670/680 Voltage thread to confirm.
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True. I think that card has the same controller as the Lightning so the Afterburner hack will work with it for unlocked voltage, but I'd have to double-check the Unlocked 670/680 Voltage thread to confirm.

It has already been confirmed by me and by afew others. Same controller.
    
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True. I think that card has the same controller as the Lightning so the Afterburner hack will work with it for unlocked voltage, but I'd have to double-check the Unlocked 670/680 Voltage thread to confirm.

It has already been confirmed by me and by afew others. Same controller.

Nice redface.gif Yeah I forgot. Was going to check. But is the Lightning's cooler better? Heaven (at 100% fan speed) at 1355mhz/6800mhz yielded max temp of 50C for me when testing. I think voltage was stock though, so around 1.26v.
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