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I think some of you are taking opinions a little to serious. Now just stop and keep the lightning on topic.
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lachen.gif I don't care what you do, I only care what I Do. I can't be bothered to spend 48 hours and more money on 25mhz. Like I said I respect and understand your outlook on video cards and I can understand why you are doing what you do. Its 600$. I get it. 600$ and you want the best. That said, I still think you're crazy wink.gif


Nice edit, if your gonna call me an idiot along with other insults then you can at least be man enough to leave it up.
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@ xoleras

I'm sort of in the same mindset. My cards are some pretty stout examples, but I haven't even launched AB 2.2.3 after I made a few runs to see what they'd do. And I've never clocked them individually to see if one is measureably better than the other. I just don't care, I bought them as an SLI pair and that's how they'll be used until I buy something else (on a side note, this morning I mailed the VISA card statement with the cards on it - so there's $1218 off the reservation).

As it is, I run them at a nice conservative 1305 wink.gif , leaving all that 2.2.3 overhead laying on the table. 1305 for everyday driving gets the job done, and it'll get me by until a markedly superior model shows up.

That's not saying I didn't have a little fun throwing down some benchmarks, but been there done that and time to get on with enjoying the thing now.
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Gnarly: Yeah. Like I said, I definitely understand the other side. The cards are expensive and some people want the best no matter what even if it means going through tons of hassle. I get it and respect it.

So i'll just stop now and behave. And yes i'm an ahole lightning fanboy. thumb.gif
Edited by xoleras - 8/1/12 at 2:53pm
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rolleyes.gif

That's all.
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This thread amuses me.
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Yeah I just like winning the lottery smile.gif

Obviously even one of these cards is enough for every game I have. Well, most games, since I like closer to 120fps (maxed, of course). But I'm still debating if it's worth it or not to try again. So, it's just like buying a scratch-off lottery ticket as far as I'm concerned. I buy them when I have a few extra bucks laying around just to see if I can win anything. So, would be same with the Lightning I guess. If I have $50 that I don't mind spending, I might take another shot.

Guess I'm just addicted to the excitement of trying out a new card for the first time. It's so exciting biggrin.gif
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Just to clarify: Is LN2 BIOS bugged or not??? thinking.gif
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Just to clarify: Is LN2 BIOS bugged or not??? thinking.gif

Dont know if its bugged or not but I did have some issues with it as well as a couple of other people in this thread.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1280007/official-msi-gtx-680-lightning-owners-club/1860
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Just to clarify: Is LN2 BIOS bugged or not??? thinking.gif
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Just to clarify: Is LN2 BIOS bugged or not??? thinking.gif

Nope, been using it forever here, and I definitely play tons of PC games.
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