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What about 680s?

A lighting 680 OR EVGA Sig Editions are good ones.
 
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A lighting 680 OR EVGA Sig Editions are good ones.

What about completely reference sapphire 7970s?
 
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A lighting 680 OR EVGA Sig Editions are good ones.

What about completely reference sapphire 7970s?

Most likely will run hotter then Aftermarket options, and i almost certain their Voltage locked.
 
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I'd say go for the Gigabyte 7970GHz OC. The aftermarket cooler is dead silent and works like a champ. But my memory escapes me as to whether it's voltage locked or not. You should check out some of the threads of people who have it though, they achieved some pretty decent clocks.
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I'd say go for the Gigabyte 7970GHz OC. The aftermarket cooler is dead silent and works like a champ. But my memory escapes me as to whether it's voltage locked or not. You should check out some of the threads of people who have it though, they achieved some pretty decent clocks.

Gigabyte makes great PCB's so i Second that^ thumb.gif
 
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I looked at the Newegg reviews for the Gigabyte 7970GHz and their is a good amount of people saying that their cards are voltaged locked, just letting you know I know my Duel X sapphire card is not voltaged locked.
Edited by vSpooKy - 4/1/13 at 9:17am
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