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I bought na HIS Iceq 7950Boost for 269 usd, can reach 1200MHZ, one of the best tech purchases i ever did
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I have seen a lot of user reviews and they were all favorable toward Powercolor.
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Haven't seen ANY perform good for mining, which is one of my main concerns.

The powercolor 7970 is the one I've been using to mine, it's getting the job done.

Little hardmodding & it's a pretty good bencher too, 1560 core gets hard on the VRMs but it did it & keeps on ticking.
    
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I'm going with trifire amd gpu for my upcoming monster build. My apple pro has 7950 in it and I love the performance. I may wait for the 8k series.
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Nothing wrong with PowerColor cards man.
They're a very underrated company, and actually have decent support.
Powercolor is hit and miss.

My Last 7970 was a ref PCB Powercolor card and i managed to bench 1300Mhz on air with it using my Accelero, i killed that one and the one i have now using their own custom PCB (*cough*cheap) can't bench over 1200 because the OCP kicks in at voltage over 1.250v on it but the cooler on it is extremely quiet.
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