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EVGA is usually overpriced. I like Asus and MSI. Also depends on which card you're talking about as well.
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I've used EVGA for every card I had ever bought till this latest build. I bought ASUS and have been very happy with them. I've heard good things about MSI also but no personal experience there. I'd vote for ASUS or EVGA.
post #13 of 31
EVGA without a doubt. lifetime warranty, great quality (always had evga and never had any problems) and great customer service. plus, i don't know why people say evga is overpriced, the 570 is 350$, just the same as most of the rest ref cards.
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EVGA without a doubt. lifetime warranty, great quality (always had evga and never had any problems) and great customer service. plus, i don't know why people say evga is overpriced, the 570 is 350$, just the same as most of the rest ref cards.
A lot of high remarks for evga. I was planning on going with an Asus at first because I'm most likely going with one of their motherboards.
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post #15 of 31
doesn't really make a difference, to be honest. most would say eVGA but ASUS is also good, as is MSI and Gigabyte.

really it comes down to cooling, warranty, and built in accessories / games.
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Asus, eVGA.
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post #17 of 31
If only 1 brand has to stand out, I suggest Asus. It is global enough to provide a good worldwide service. EVGA is good in North America for its warranty and step-up program but it is just not so in many other parts of the world. As the OP does not say his location, go Asus.
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If only 1 brand has to stand out, I suggest Asus. It is global enough to provide a good worldwide service. EVGA is good in North America for its warranty and step-up program but it is just not so in many other parts of the world. As the OP does not say his location, go Asus.
I live in North America. I'm at a toss up between eVGA and Asus. I think I'll go with Asus as long as I keep the Asus motherboard. If I get a Gigabyte motherboard, I'll probably go with the eVGA. I don't know if it really matters about matching companies, but I'll try.
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post #19 of 31
If you want a card with better cooling check out MSI. I got a 460 recently and I did not see EVGA having anything better to offer in terms of a high-perf card that was cool/quiet compared to the Hawk Talon.
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Evga
asus
msi
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