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post #11 of 50
If powercolor is cheaper than sapphire go for it. Sapphire has been placing poorly clocking chips in their cards
Whilst powercolor is still randomly putting medium to very good clockers sapphire hasn't and also powercolor's RMA service is on the level of EVGA
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I will be going with the Vapor-x then.
I live in Greece.
(the powercolor one is more expensive actually)
Edited by SpirosRonto - 5/26/13 at 9:38am
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There are IceQ X2 available in Greece, as far as I can tell
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DaveLT View Post

If powercolor is cheaper than sapphire go for it. Sapphire has been placing poorly clocking chips in their cards
Whilst powercolor is still randomly putting medium to very good clockers sapphire hasn't and also powercolor's RMA service is on the level of EVGA

Powercolor are rubbish, they are made by TUL same company that make VTX (also rubbish), there are posts/threads all over the net regarding unstable Powercolor/VTX cards.

Sapphire are AMD's top partner.....
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Pill Monster View Post

Powercolor are rubbish, they are made by TUL same company that make VTX (also rubbish), there are posts/threads all over the net regarding unstable Powercolor/VTX cards.

Sapphire are AMD's top partner.....

*HIS
I've found the quality on my HIS 7950 to be top notch in comparison to the quality on the Sapphire 7950 2L (which is meant to be the better 7950)
 
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All of mentioned brand are good in term of quality and oc except power color since I hear a horrible things about stability
Get the cheapest one smile.gif
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So from what i seen newer cards from both HIS and Sapphire Vapor-x come with Elpida instead of Hynix?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SpirosRonto View Post

So from what i seen newer cards from both HIS and Sapphire Vapor-x come with Elpida instead of Hynix?

From what I can figure they're all pretty much coming with Elpida now..
 
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