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If you can isolate the coil / capacitor squealing, applying some clear nail polish is *supposedly* a solution... tbh I've never tried it though :\\

When my 4870x2 squealed I just RMA-ed it... luckily Sapphire didn't care lol
     
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lol, I'll try RMAing this one down the road later once they are all out of 8800GTX's, then I'll get like a GTX 260 or something.
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BFG is a great company good for you !
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BFG is a great company good for you !
Hell yeah, I might never have to buy a new video card again for this system.

I'm not even the first owner of the card but they didn't care at all!
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Great to hear that.

It's BFG.



Same here, maybe they had one that was repaired?



Well, I knew I was going to get a newer card, but I was thinking maybe a 9800GTX or something.
i got a bfg 285gtx oc+ after i RMAed a bfg 260 216!!

bfg is awesome

the only reason i RMAed was the 260 had a prob where it was at stock clocks , not the few mhz higher it was supposed to be (i had the lowest end bfg cards and they're supposed to be a little faster than plain stock)

i still oced the hell out of that card, benched at like 800+
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