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Poll Results: Which 660 GTX should I get?

 
  • 16% (4)
    Gigabyte
  • 36% (9)
    EVGA
  • 4% (1)
    ZOTAC
  • 44% (11)
    MSI
  • 0% (0)
    PNY
25 Total Votes  
post #21 of 24
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Originally Posted by mprain13 View Post

What do you mean by lackluster? I'd like to know because the EVGA FTW looks pretty enticing... Being that I own a 460 FTW and I love it..

In terms of cooling primarily and when compared to some of the high end non reference like the MSI PE, Asus DC 2, and Gigabyte windforce the component quality as well.

The PCB on the Asus DC 2 and Gigabyte Windforce, and current gen XFX cards its also noticeably better quality than their competitors when you get your hands on it. When its in a pci-e slot it has noticeably less bend then cards that don't have it.
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EVGA is the way to go thumb.gif
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post #23 of 24
I like EVGA, I've had a few solid products from them. But as far as "advanced" cooling design goes, they need to get with the times. I'd stick with the Gigabyte windforce, MSI TF/Hawk, Asus DC models. All superior cooling, quiet, and they carry the same 3 year serial based warranty as EVGA. Unless you have horrible case airflow and need the "leaf-blower" design, I'd stick with the above mentioned.
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post #24 of 24
Day by day I'm more impressed by my msi 660.
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