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Hi guys, I need to pick a 7950 AMD model, but I dunno which would be better for overclocking would u give me advices about it? model, brand. I would be using WC in a future so I don't care much about the STOCK cooling.

EDITED: What about TAHITI?

I would appreciate it. (+rep)
Edited by Overclocker.Monster - 6/29/13 at 6:55pm
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If you don't care about the cooler then get any brand since the only really difference is cooling and warranty.
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the HIS HD 7950 iceq x2 boost is probably the best HD 7950. built on a reference HD 7970 PCB with more power phases. unlocked voltage and good cooler. the card measures 311mm long with the stock cooler. so check if it will fit in your case. compatible with ref HD 7970 full cover waterblocks

http://www.legionhardware.com/articles_pages/his_7970_iceq_xsup2_ghz_edition_7950_iceq_xsup2_boost_clock,3.html

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161429
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Got this 2 models:

Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Vapor-X Boost 3Gb GDDR5

Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Boost 3Gb GDDR5


Which of this ones performce is better? I remind u that I don't care about the stock coolers cuz I'm going to use WC, just performance
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post #5 of 5
Quote:
Originally Posted by Overclocker.Monster View Post

Got this 2 models:

Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Vapor-X Boost 3Gb GDDR5

Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Boost 3Gb GDDR5


Which of this ones performce is better? I remind u that I don't care about the stock coolers cuz I'm going to use WC, just performance
They should perform the same one you put them on water and OC.
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