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Which 7950 is the best choice?

Poll Results: MSI or Sapphire 7950?

 
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    Sapphire
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post #1 of 8
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Hi, I plan to go with a 7950 for my build and I'm just curious to know which one would be the best choice? I plan to be gaming on a single 1080p monitor, and I don't think heavily overclocking would be a good idea considering that it's going to be a Mini-ITX build in the Bitfenix prodigy. The two that really stood out to me was the MSI 7950 Twin Frozr III and the Sapphire 7950 OC Edition V2.

They're both equal in price, here's the links to both if anyone needs them:

MSI -
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=193_1311&products_id=22854

Sapphire -
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=20405
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post #2 of 8
MSI Twin Frozr.

Sapphires customer service has been lacking recently so I've been told.

Doesn't even look like the sapphire is in stock, to me.
Edited by KuuFA - 3/21/13 at 9:59pm
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post #3 of 8
Get the Sapphire one, it's much better.
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post #5 of 8
They're both pretty good. But if I had to choose, it'd be the Sapphire.
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post #6 of 8
Both are very good cards, but I would chose the MSI over Sapphire for the 1 extra warranty year.
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post #7 of 8
I say this all the time, but MSI TFIII no question. High quality shroud with engraved logo instead of the Sapphires plastic shroud with stickers. Three year warranty. Great customer support unlike Sapphire. Amazing overclock abilities. Do it!
post #8 of 8
The one with the best cooling setup.

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