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Gigabyte gtx 680 OC Windforce 3 vs SOC

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Hi
I can buy a Gigabyte gtx 680 OC windforce 3 for 416€ or a gigabyte 680 SOC for ca 10 euros more. Which should I choose? I read that the SOC dissipator is quite noisy and you can overclock the windforce 3 well. Or is it better for ca 30euros more the GTX 680 DirectCU II OC Core 1019/1084MHz?
I started also a thread on Graphics Card general about two 4GB cards, but for what I've read it isn't any difference even with games with an high VRAM usage. Is that right?
Thanks
Edited by KalashNK - 3/20/13 at 10:55am
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get the windforce, as it is quiter, cooler, and overclockable.

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Windforce, the SOC version is incredibly noisy.
Get the 2GB version, no point on getting a card with 4GB of vram that can't be utilised fully.
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Get the Windforce.
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