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The one thing I hate about Sapphire is how their cards sag in the rear. I had a Sapphire Dual-X 7970 that sagged so bad it would lose connection to the PCI-e slot and freeze until i propped it up. MSI twinfrozr has much better support.
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i think ill be going with MSI thx guys for all your support and all, thank you
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you guys think i should dump my 680's and go back to AMD 7970's ? i think so what are your answers, i like them both to be honest but the 7970 less spike lag in games i think, what u say
post #34 of 36
i wouldnt trade my 680's for 7970's..Nvidia generally support their drivers way faster than AMD does,but at the end of the day you should go with whatever cards you are more comfortable with..
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post #35 of 36
I second this. MSI's great in the Nvidia realm. Can't say the same for the ATI cards. I've read plenty of bad reviews for their 7970 semi-ref card.
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post #36 of 36
How is the card treating you? One of the two cards, I'm thinking about getting.
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