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  • 23% (3)
    XFX 7870 GHZ Edition (Tahiti LE)
  • 76% (10)
    Sapphire 7870 XT
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post #11 of 16
When buying an AMD based card the first stop should always be Sapphire. They are the premier AMD card for a reason.
post #12 of 16
Not totally right, Sapphire make very great refence cards, but for non refence, MSI sia no brainer, theyr very highly binned too
     
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post #13 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by PedroC1999 View Post

Not totally right, Sapphire make very great refence cards, but for non refence, MSI sia no brainer, theyr very highly binned too

Gonna have to disagree has a couple of MSI cards fail on me but never once a Sapphire card.
post #14 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mopar63 View Post

Gonna have to disagree has a couple of MSI cards fail on me but never once a Sapphire card.

Thats personal experience of course, But I can say that they're probably the best clockers around
     
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post #15 of 16
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Just an update to this, I found a cheap MSI 7950 for about £10 more (after cashback)
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So decided to go with that, not to mention it came with the games bundle!

Woohoo!
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Nice Call, hope you happy with your card smile.gif
     
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