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Nah, get the MSI Lightning 680, Twin Frozor IV cooler, one of highest factory overclock you can find and you can raise voltage via MSI Afterburner 2.2.3 to get even higher overclock.

Yeah... one problem I can't buy off newegg and that they don't ship to Australia
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680 Lightning. Only 680 I recommend to overclockers...
post #13 of 35
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680 Lightning. Only 680 I recommend to overclockers...

Well then I'll have to have a look online smile.gif thanks
post #14 of 35
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680 Lightning sells for about $120 on average more in Australia which is about $100 more than the Twin Frozr, and that's just way too much :/
post #15 of 35
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What do you guys recommend as an alternative?
post #16 of 35
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What do you guys recommend as an alternative?

If you can't get the Lightning at a reasonable price, I'd look for 670s like Gigabyte/MSI PE/ASUS DCII as tehy would be better price/performance, mind sharing what Aussie website you are looking at?
Edited by sherlock - 2/6/13 at 10:16pm
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I meant an alternative but still a 680
post #18 of 35
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I always buy from these guys, they are the cheapest and closest too

www.msy.com.au
post #19 of 35
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I meant an alternative but still a 680

Then the MSI Twin Frozor is a good options , if you can get ASUS DC2 at the same price I like the DC2 more.

Looking at this page You will bebetter off with the Gigabyte or ASUS 670 version instead of the 680 as the performance difference will not be significant, but if you insist on 680 get either the 680 twin frozor or ASUS DC2
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I'm very happy with my Asus GTX 670, as it has much of the performance of a 680, but if your going with a 680, that's good too!
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