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post #11 of 18
the 670 will be fine for that. unfortunately, you may have to stalk newegg. good luck.
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Originally Posted by jrl1357 View Post

the 670 will be fine for that. unfortunately, you may have to stalk newegg. good luck.

Newegg has quite a few in stock, although i want to get the gigabyte 3 fan version, and that one is out of stock frown.gif
post #13 of 18
Yes, at 1080p the 670 would do comfortably, and I'm not sure you'd stress it so horribly that the fan would spin up and go crazy..
The DCII 670 offers awesome performance and it's pretty quiet too.. I read a review yesterday.
It's also only a 2-slotter.
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Yes, at 1080p the 670 would do comfortably, and I'm not sure you'd stress it so horribly that the fan would spin up and go crazy..
The DCII 670 offers awesome performance and it's pretty quiet too.. I read a review yesterday.
It's also only a 2-slotter.

Yup, and its only going to be 419$. I need to stalk newegg, because as soon as they become available, im buying two. Best thing is the dcuii outperforms the gtx 680 and the 7970 and its like $100 cheaper.
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Not sure. I know the dcuii 670 beats the reference 7970 and gtx 680. I had a xfx double d black edition 7970, and I have a feeling the dcuii 670 will be better than it.
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Yeah, dcii 670 beats all of those. Im going to go with the dcii 670. Thanks for all the help guys!
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