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sapphire 6970 or asus 6970

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I am gonna build intel i5 2500k, asus p67 motherboard with 8gb memory computer for 4 monitor but i don't know what kind of 6970 i need get.....
Do i need sapphire or asus????
post #2 of 18
I would get the ASUS.

Sapphire is also very good.
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post #3 of 18
Sapphire needs an invoice...get an ASUS.
    
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post #4 of 18
Both good but I would take the Asus over the Saph.
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Asus.
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post #6 of 18
i keep hearing they are all the same with different stickers... Sapphire is good , but so is asus .
    
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post #7 of 18
This is easy, ASUS has the better warranty
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post #8 of 18
Go Asus. They may be the same cards with different stickers, but Asus is pretty painless if you ever need to RMA. They track everything through serial number.
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post #9 of 18
What everyone else said, at this point, they are all the same. Go with the best warranty.
post #10 of 18
I've had better experiences with Sapphire than Asus.

On the contrary, Asus does have better warranty, but I've only had to deal with Sapphire support once, and my experience was great.
     
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