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And what gain you have for overclocking the hell of this card, if the card has unlocked voltage ? I mean in games.I will stick with default values for this card, and in a year i will overclock it, when i need the extra power.Or you buy this card for breaking records ? I will buy it for games.
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post #282 of 900
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And what gain you have for overclocking the hell of this card, if the card has unlocked voltage ? I mean in games.I will stick with default values for this card, and in a year i will overclock it, when i need the extra power.Or you buy this card for breaking records ? I will buy it for games.

Watercool it and overclock as HIGH as it will go at semi reasonable voltages and game on 2 of em till they die or the 780's come out!!! (universal block FTW) thumb.gif
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post #283 of 900
I know a lot of you guys enjoy the universal blocks and they do indeed make sense. I am just a hooked on the FCBs so I can only hope that EK does a limited run of a Lightning Block. If not, maybe BItspower will release another nice one like they did for the 580 MSI Lightning.

I wonder when they will be available for order.
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Originally Posted by Johnny_Utah View Post

I know a lot of you guys enjoy the universal blocks and they do indeed make sense. I am just a hooked on the FCBs so I can only hope that EK does a limited run of a Lightning Block. If not, maybe BItspower will release another nice one like they did for the 580 MSI Lightning.
I wonder when they will be available for order.

I am not saying to skip the full cover blocks ... but if you get a couple of universal blocks used for $20 -$40 each and keep em around for when you need them like with this lightning smile.gif

any one else have some insight as to when we will see these in store? come on NEWEGG!!
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I am not saying to skip the full cover blocks ... but if you get a couple of universal blocks used for $20 -$40 each and keep em around for when you need them like with this lightning smile.gif
any one else have some insight as to when we will see these in store? come on NEWEGG!!

I go for looks and for performance as well, and universal blocks with fans attached every which way just look plain hideous. I will either buy a model that has a full cover block or just use air with these lightnings.
post #286 of 900
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I go for looks and for performance as well, and universal blocks with fans attached every which way just look plain hideous. I will either buy a model that has a full cover block or just use air with these lightnings.

though I do understand you I take offense because I DO NOT have nasty fans strapped this way and that wink.gif

When I use universal it is tasteful , though not as sexy as when I use full cover ...

to each their own of course smile.gif just sharing my two cents for options smile.gif
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Camping paid off i likely got the first two lightnings sold!?? Next day shipping yay!! 33 left at new egg better get em tongue.gif
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Camping paid off i likely got the first two lightnings sold!?? Next day shipping yay!! 33 left at new egg better get em tongue.gif

I don't think you got the first 2 actually wink.gif
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I dont think he did either. Theyve been up for awhile wink.gif
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I dont think he did either. Theyve been up for awhile wink.gif

what time did they show up?
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