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But are they supposed to change me the card be cause of overclocking issues?
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I wouldnt flat out tell them you want to RMA because it can't overclock well. Tell them its not working right, thats your getting colors on your screen, and demand a RMA. Your board may have came with bad VRMs so they will most likely realize that and just give you send you a new card. Though When I got my first gtx470 almost any game would make it crash to a white screen and give a driver has crashed error. Only a couple game could I play for hours like TF2 and MW2, but a game like BFBC2 or Crysis would crash the card as soon as the level loaded. Could also pass OCCT gpu test for 2+ hours and not get over 85c Sent it into PNY for the first time, after a week of emails, and they sent me the same card back saying nothing was wrong with it. After about another month of arguing, luckily my buddys 470 worked fine in my PC and after proving that to PNY they allowed me that second RMA. They told me that the card tested to be fine again, but they sent a different card anyway to make me happy. Got the new card and never had any problem after that, pretty much proving what ever tests they run on those cards are not doing their job. To wait almost 2 months to use my videocard was also a pain, just be glad you don't have to deal with PNY. Gigabyte have always been good to me.
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