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Someone suggested me this one:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202008&nm_mc=OTC-pr1c3grabb3r&cm_mmc=OTC-pr1c3grabb3r-_-Video+Cards-_-Sapphire+Tech-_-14202008

I'm kind of a noob and I'm not sure what 7970 is the best.
post #2 of 11
That ones fine any of the current non reference designs from Sapphire, Gigabyte, XFX, and MSI for Radeons are good.
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Originally Posted by DoktorCreepy View Post

That ones fine any of the current non reference designs from Sapphire, Gigabyte, XFX, and MSI for Radeons are good.

Ok I hope so.. gonna send this link to my dad in like an hour so he can order it for me tonight (I will be paying btw rolleyes.gif)

If anyone has a better suggestion please tell me now. Appreciate it a lot guys.
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MSI 7970 Lightning would be my vote. Also bere in mind there is a Boost edition coming with a 1150 Core (Boost Clock) and 6Ghz Memory.
 
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OP at the same clocks HD 7950 is 3 - 5% slower than HD 7970. So if you are overclocking the HD 7950 is the best value for your money.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202006
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post #6 of 11
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MSI 7970 Lightning would be my vote. Also bere in mind there is a Boost edition coming with a 1150 Core (Boost Clock) and 6Ghz Memory.

Why would you pick this one?
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OP at the same clocks HD 7950 is 3 - 5% slower than HD 7970. So if you are overclocking the HD 7950 is the best value for your money.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202006


Get the card linked here, enjoy the free games and the outstanding performance, as well as the great price
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Damn I just found out they only ship to the US :'(

Now I need to find an alternative site that ships to the netherlands, and gives all those 3 games for free.. seems like most sites only have Sleeping Dogs as a deal?

EDIT: Okay! Who can tell me which card I should buy out of these: http://www.overclockers.co.uk/productlist.php?groupid=701&catid=56&subid=938
Edited by Hashes - 10/25/12 at 12:09pm
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Damn I just found out they only ship to the US :'(
Now I need to find an alternative site that ships to the netherlands, and gives all those 3 games for free.. seems like most sites only have Sleeping Dogs as a deal?

Go here
http://www.overclockers.co.uk
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Hashes View Post

Damn I just found out they only ship to the US :'(
Now I need to find an alternative site that ships to the netherlands, and gives all those 3 games for free.. seems like most sites only have Sleeping Dogs as a deal?
EDIT: Okay! Who can tell me which card I should buy out of these: http://www.overclockers.co.uk/productlist.php?groupid=701&catid=56&subid=938

if you want value for your money get HD 7950 . the his iceq hd 7950 boost has a very good cooler. its close to 12 inches long. make sure your case can fit this card.

http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=GX-065-HS&groupid=701&catid=56&subcat=1673

If you insist on HD 7970 get the best . ASUS HD 7970 Ghz Matrix Platinum reviews have been very positive. high quality custom design. beast of an overclocker.

http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=GX-293-AS&groupid=701&catid=56&subcat=938

http://www.hardocp.com/article/2012/10/16/asus_matrix_hd_7970_platinum_video_card_review/
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