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A seller on Amazon, FedEx lost the package or it was stolen, i just got reimbursed by Amazon after i had to get them involved because FedEx and the Seller kept passing the buck, i love Amazon!smile.gif

Good for you. Yeah, I've had pretty good experiences with Amazon overall.

Most reputable sellers should accept that they are responsible for any delivery until you take possession. They should routinely be shipping with insurance for higher-priced merchandise, specifically to take care of these kinds of situations.
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Originally Posted by thestache View Post

EK blocks are fine.

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Originally Posted by gumbie View Post

I would just stick with your EK block.

You wouldn't even know if the nickel was flaking unless you disassembled your entire block.

I'll be using EK blocks on mine smile.gif

But if you still want to change out your block, Just buy something copper, Such as the XSPC one thumb.gif

EK blocks may be fine now.
But there was an episode 2 years ago when there were issues with some of their blocks.
Do a search on EK / waterblocks / corrosion to see what was happening and how they handled it.
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EK blocks may be fine now.
But there was an episode 2 years ago when there were issues with some of their blocks.
Do a search on EK / waterblocks / corrosion to see what was happening and how they handled it.

Today's block are fine. And I was one of the unlucky customers that had nickel failure (several blocks).
post #9344 of 28134
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Originally Posted by Majin SSJ Eric View Post

Definitely not my area of expertise. I think we will see much more 1300+MHz 780 Lightnings than we do Titans though....

1300 MHz Titan > 1300 MHz 780. Well so far I'm not surprised at the 780 performance, its exactly where everyone expected it to be and the price point too. I wouldn't get one with 3 GB though, better to wait on the custom designs + 4 GB+ though I bet they'll reach the $750 price point.
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1300 MHz Titan > 1300 MHz 780.

We don't see 1300mhz Titans often tho, 780 lightnings probably will be common tho there. Even if they both were the same hypothetically (which they won't be), don't kid yourself... A few percent is meaningless, even for you completely disregard cost effectiveness it just provides no benefit in gaming.
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IDK, I wasn't at all impressed with the 680 lightnings. One of the four that I had did over 1300mhz on the LN2 bios. Supermi had similar results and had tested more cards.
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This is the Titans' owners club. Not the 780 owners' club or the can't-decide-if-I-should-get-a-780 club.

Are we gonna have to suffer through several weeks of people arguing over whether the 780 is a better value here?
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Sorry, I just was replying to someone.
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Originally Posted by GoldenTiger View Post

We don't see 1300mhz Titans often tho, 780 lightnings probably will be common tho there. Even if they both were the same hypothetically (which they won't be), don't kid yourself... A few percent is meaningless, even for you completely disregard cost effectiveness it just provides no benefit in gaming.

Why would they be common? The limiting factor is voltage, you're not getting more of it with a lightning... All it can potentially offer is cleaner power which isn't going to boost the clocks much at all. With the normal silicon lottery you wont even notice the difference.

Just please OC the 780 first before making statements on OCing, there's way too much fud going on.
 
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Nope. OC 780 matches and exceeds stock Titan. It's right there in the article. You have a 670 at 1163MHz and a 680 at 1163MHz. You have a 570 at 900MHz and a 580 at 900MHz. Which will be faster?
This.

his links are from the two different reviews. one is the 780oc and one is Titan oc. The 780 is at like 1163, the titan at 1137. So while they are not clock for clock, he's right, the results are almost identical.
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