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I am a bit confused some say get a blower card others say get a dual fan card which is better for SLI?
I want as much silence as i can get without doing water cooling and i dont really care if its blower or dual fan card it just needs to be dual slot card


As stated before, dual fan cards start to recycle air, so a Blower card + an Axial card makes sense. In all honesty I say Sell the Direct CUII and get an MSi lightning or EVGA Signature Dual Fan. Both of which are 2 slot as opposed to 3. Or better yet, sell the Direct CUII and get a 690.

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As stated before, dual fan cards start to recycle air, so a Blower card + an Axial card makes sense. In all honesty I say Sell the Direct CUII and get an MSi lightning or EVGA Signature Dual Fan. Both of which are 2 slot as opposed to 3. Or better yet, sell the Direct CUII and get a 690.
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How far away is the Geforce 700 series?
If they are less then a year away i think i will just wait and get 2 GTX 770/780´s
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As stated before, dual fan cards start to recycle air, so a Blower card + an Axial card makes sense. In all honesty I say Sell the Direct CUII and get an MSi lightning or EVGA Signature Dual Fan. Both of which are 2 slot as opposed to 3. Or better yet, sell the Direct CUII and get a 690.
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If they are less then a year away i think i will just wait and get 2 GTX 770/780´s


They are probably less than a year away, but instead or purposely going for SLi, just get the Dual GPU card ie - 790

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post #24 of 49
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They are probably less than a year away, but instead or purposely going for SLi, just get the Dual GPU card ie - 790
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The Windforce coolers from Gigabyte are pretty damn quiet...even when cranked up. I would say as long as you don't mind how silly it looks to have mismatched cards, this one should do you just fine. Seeing as you have a HAF X case, you should have good ventilation and the heat problems other have described shouldn't come too much into play.

That being said...water cooling for your SLI setup is really the right answer.
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post #26 of 49
It's been past experience that 2 of the lower cards will outperform the higher card.

E.G two GTX560ti's would out perform a single 590.
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Sould i just wait for the GTX 770 and GTX 780 and get either 2 770´s or 2 780´s
Edited by shilka - 11/28/12 at 8:51am
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post #28 of 49
To be honest, if you wait now you'll just end up waiting for the 880's and the 980's etc etc, they will always drip feed info about the next release. Just go and get something now and be happy biggrin.gif

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To be honest, if you wait now you'll just end up waiting for the 880's and the 980's etc etc, they will always drip feed info about the next release. Just go and get something now and be happy biggrin.gif
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The problem is that i am not made out of money i cant afford another GTX 680 before Februar or March 2013
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Why you asking about it now then? If you asked in Feb or march then you will defo get a different answer biggrin.gif

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