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I know about reference cards but im going to be buying a non reference design card
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Originally Posted by CoachCudaback View Post

I know about reference cards but im going to be buying a non reference design card

Asus, look at their Mars cards as an example.
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i would honestly go with evga. great company with great customer service. cant really be beat.
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I take it galaxy isn't a good company to buy from then
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Evga, asus, gigabyte and msi are all good ones. Another ive never had trouble with is pny
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Originally Posted by CoachCudaback View Post

I know about reference cards but im going to be buying a non reference design card

For non reference? I'd wait for a Twin Frozr card from MSI. I run a 470, and at 1.087v, it still stays nice and cool. Great cooler.

Keep in mind, though. A non reference cooler can still be on a reference pcb, so the card will still technically be reference. My card has a reference pcb.
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i would honestly go with evga. great company with great customer service. cant really be beat.

I would agree, but I just wish they'd come out with some non reference cooling that is competitive with MSI and Asus.
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I would agree, but I just wish they'd come out with some non reference cooling that is competitive with MSI and Asus.

I wish they would release more solid copper coolers like on the Twin Frozr Golden Edition
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