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I am thinking about getting me a 670FTW. Which one do you recommend here are the two signature editions cards

http://www.amazon.com/EVGA-Dual-Link-DisplayPort-Graphics-02G-P4-2678-KR/dp/B0083Y6MV6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1359853343&sr=8-1&keywords=670ftw

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http://www.amazon.com/EVGA-GeForce-Signature2-Graphics-02G-P4-3677-KR/dp/B009T3LM1K/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1359853355&sr=8-3&keywords=670ftw
post #2 of 6
Mmmm... The sig 2 has the better cooler but I don't know if it's $40 better. It's probably just a personal choice deciding if having a little hotter and noisier card or saving $40 is more important to you. For me I would get the quieter card and pay a bit more rather than save a little but card a card I'm not pleased with.
Edited by juano - 2/2/13 at 5:28pm
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I vote signature 2, better cooler.
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if silence and great cooling is your preference, get the signature 2, if price is your main concern, get the reference card... thumb.gif
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You have to decide on two things here:
1.) Silence and cooling potential vs. price.
2.) Heat being exhaust either outside the case or inside.
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as said above the EVGA GTX 670 FTW would exhaust the hot air outside and is 40 bucks cheaper. it would be louder than the gtx 670 signature 2. but still reasonably good in terms of fan noise and cooling. ask other EVGA GTX 670 FTW users about the noise with extreme overclocking and then decide.
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