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BFG 9800GTX H2OC or wait for GTX260??

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This BFG card is overclocked to 780MHz from the stock 675MHz and has an included copper waterblock for just $404.00

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...83681&CatId=28

GTX260 supposedly comes out next week (6/26) and is going to start at $400.00 for stock clocked card on air cooling.

I'm estimating to get one of the overclocked versions and purchase a full coverage waterblock it's going to cost me about $550.00~ or more

What do you guys recommend?
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you do know you have to watercool it
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Yeah, you do have to have a full watercooling kit. It isn't a compact watercooling system on a card :|
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isnt 260 and 280gtx out tomorrow here?
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I have a watercooling unit ready to install.. i'm getting ready to do the build and I have everything ordered except for the gpu. I got Swiftech Apogee GTX CU Limited Edition CPU Block. D5 Pump, Swifty 240 rad ect....

CPU is E8400 which shouldn't produce much heat so I think what I got should be sufficient to cool a gpu as well.

Sold me sig rig for 2200...... had an itch to rebuild
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bump... any info on this watercooled BFG card?? I havn't been able to find any reviews or feedback on it
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