Originally Posted by pollushon
All Nvidia card brands Hardware (pcb layout) are built to the exact same spec. The biggest differences in brand are: Brand of RAM, quality of cooling and manufacturer clock settings. eg My Sparkle 7800GTX is factory set at 430/1200. The BFG Version ($200 more) is 460/1300. (which my card is at anyways) The Leadtek Extreme ($250 More) is 490/1250. Go with a known brand and you'll have no issues. Dont pay through the nose for extra clock speed you can safely implement yourself.