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Well am replacing my gt for one from newegg and also mine has no hdcp so i came across these two and i was wondering which one to get,(I WILL GET A NEW COOLER) my choices are the
pny 8600gt
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814133199


GIGABYTE GV 8600gt
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814125070
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Um why are you replacing your GPU with the same one?
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I guess maybe look for which ever one has the best memory chips , I think there pretty much the same for the rest of it.
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i bought it fron circuit city for $166 and it does not have hdcp
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If you're gettinga new one, what do you want for the old one?
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no i returned it man lol there not expensive man u can get what i had for $114
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post #7 of 26
imo take a step up and get the 8600gts with the extra cash, your definitely wont regret it

edit: here's a link to the one i have
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130084
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had no extra cash i returned it man its gone
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post #9 of 26
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so what to get
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post #10 of 26
Just buy looking at that picture it looks like maybe that GIGABYTE stock heatsink might be pretty good for over clocking if you just screw a fan into it.
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