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XFX, the highest temp my R9 270x has ever hit was 68*C from Furmark after about 10 mins, summer temps in my room. (Now its getting colder again, time to crank up the clocks)
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MSI and sapphire. Their RMA support is amazing.
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post #53 of 62
This all depends on what you're asking:

If you're asking which brand comes out with the best cards, then that's evidently depending on which iteration is out atm. Some companies drop the ball certain cards but are great for majority.
If you're asking which company has best customer service and warranty to support their cards, then that's another issue.

For example, HIS makes great cards, great cooling, good oc, but they don't even have a contact email on their website. Their warranty lasts only 2 years. Others like xfx DD cards, they've shown they're run of the mill great performers, great cooling like other good cards (like gigabyte), but they got good warranty.
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Sapphire. Period.

No.
post #54 of 62
Sapphire, Asus, gigabyte and power color. Gigabyte would be my favorite. Have had more of these than any other.
post #55 of 62
go with Gigabyte or MSI i heard they have a great customer support and their prods are really good and very trusteable ...
post #56 of 62
I personally only get sapphire cards. Iv had the best experiences with tbeir cards.
post #57 of 62
I thought to start a new tread but this one seems appropriate for a similar question. If not can i pls be advised to start a new thread or pointed towards an appropriate one.

My question is apart from retail partners quality that is discussed here. How good it is now (as this thread is bit old now) but also how good are the reference AMD coolers at this stage.
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I thought to start a new tread but this one seems appropriate for a similar question. If not can i pls be advised to start a new thread or pointed towards an appropriate one.

My question is apart from retail partners quality that is discussed here. How good it is now (as this thread is bit old now) but also how good are the reference AMD coolers at this stage.

The Hawaii cooler was atrocious, the CLC on Fury X was very good ,no idea about Nano, or Polaris. As for partner cards, I have lost Faith in Sapphire a while ago. Asus was my go to brand ,consistently very well made PCB but after the press bios fiasco I am considering options. Powercolor and Club3D have been good options for me in the past as well.
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post #59 of 62
Ive always found MSI and Sapphire most reliable; and bad experiences with ASUS and Gigabyte.
post #60 of 62
I am hearing that lately Asus should be avoided. Opinions lead me towards saphire and i was curious about xfx

there is a picture of the inside of an RX480 and people are commenting that it looks good

posted from HGooper in the http://www.overclock.net/t/1603252/wccf-amd-rx-480-can-hit-1-5ghz-new-overclocking-tool-with-voltage-control-coming/440
Original link:https://www.chiphell.com/thread-1606404-2-1.html

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