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So, currently I'm looking to buy one of these cards, but I have problems regarding costs, watercooling, and PCB length.

To fit inside my SFF custom case, I want to buy a card that uses the reference PCB, only 171mm long - the cooler has an extension. Here are a couple of examples:
http://www.amazon.co.uk/EVGA-Nvidia-GeForce-Graphics-Express/dp/B00DMB6B2A/ref=sr_1_15?ie=UTF8&qid=1386500521&sr=8-15&keywords=gtx+760
http://www.amazon.co.uk/MSI-Nvidia-DDR5-PCI-E-Graphics/dp/B00DMUN4JO/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1386500521&sr=8-3&keywords=gtx+760

Now, because I live in New Zealand, basically double the price in pounds, and you get the cost in NZD I have to pay, if buying from Amazon.co.uk (roughly the same to buy from here but less deals)

So, because I'm watercooling, the cheapest reference card I can get would be great, right?

However, only EVGA offer the two game bundle, easy international warranty, and watercooling support. BUT THE EVGA REFERENCE CARD IS SOOO EXPENSIVE, in comparison. For some strange reason, no matter where I buy from, the EVGA reference cards are much more expensive than the SC or ACX models. WHY?

So I'm asking, should I consider buying from a different brand, for savings of around $150?!

Just to throw another wrench in the works, I know someone selling a GTX 670 Mini from Asus, for a good price, but it doesn't use the reference PCB, even though it is the exact same size, the layout is different!!
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Lazy Ghost
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LG Flatron 21.5" CM Storm Quickfire Pro - Red Silverstone Strider 750w 80+ Silver, Fully modular BitFenix Ghost 
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