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Definitely curious to see how this runs... I am sure this thing is going to soar.
 
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post #42 of 83
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Maybe it was grease to make the gpu run nice and smooth, not stutter etc
A new type of thermal grease! wheee.gif
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post #44 of 83
does anyone have any more reports of the MSI gaming or just any MSI fans leaking the oil? anything official from MSI or any retailer?

there seems to be only a hand full (not in the hundreds/thousands, which is what it would be if it was a manufacturing fault)

im buying this or the toxic, whichever is out first. so this seems like something i need to know before i buy.
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post #45 of 83
This card was made for ln2 , ln2 comes first for everything on this card. I don't see how people can't realize that after so many lightning cards. Still complaining about the air cooler. ZzzzzzzzZ
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post #46 of 83
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Originally Posted by szeged View Post

This card was made for ln2 , ln2 comes first for everything on this card. I don't see how people can't realize that after so many lightning cards. Still complaining about the air cooler. ZzzzzzzzZ

LN2 scares too many people szeg.
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post #47 of 83
Why put voltage read points on a card, I don't read voltages when I'm playing games. Oh wait not all cards were designed with gaming in mind first, maybe I should keep complaining and spamming the thread anyways. Durrrrr.
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post #48 of 83
What is everyone thinking the price will be? I know it gets revealed tomorrow, but may aswell ask.

Im hoping launch price of 750. That is 250 over reference price. Seems right to me.
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Msrp likely 700-750...in the US they will probably be 900-950 if not more.
 
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post #50 of 83
The void warranty sticker on the cooler is a deal breaker for me.
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