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Alright I wanna get a 5850.

The only reference I could get is 315$ at newegg.ca

Link here.
Biostar GPU? 1 year warranty?

Should I get the biostar ref card or should I just buy this one(not reference) for 2 bucks more.
It's Gigabyte and has 3 years warranty.

I really don't know. People here might want the biostar to OC but..I..I don't know
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Most people buy things only because of the warranty but as long as I know I'm buying quality, the card will last long enough until i buy a new one.
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Originally Posted by BlackHoleSon View Post
Most people buy things only because of the warranty but as long as I know I'm buying quality, the card will last long enough until i buy a new one.
But would you get the gigabyte or biostar ;S
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I would definitely go Gigabyte. Better motherboards, better Customer Service, and better warranty (in this case). Not to mention quality.
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If you're going to upgrade in less than a year get the Biostar, otherwise get the Gigabyte.

Personally I'd get the Biostar as I know I'll upgrade/change my GPU before the warranty comes to an end
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I'd say go with the gigabyte one, because of the extended warranty and because it has more reviews, and the cooling system seems better.

but off topic BlackHoleSon did you used to use fpsbanana forums? 0_o
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