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Uh, so I don't know where to start a thread where I can offer opinion or answer questions, so here's my attempt at a feedback thread.

Feel free to ask me questions about MSI NVIDIA graphics cards.

I will NOT answer any of the following:
  • Questions about products in development
  • Questions about product under NDA
  • Questions not related to NVIDIA graphics cards
  • Questions about what I had for dinner
  • Questions about the future

Let's see where this goes.

Edit:
Oh, and in case I don't answer immediately, it simply means I AM WORKING OR AM DOING SOMETHING PRODUCTIVE WITH MY LIFE, including (but not limited to) the following:
  • Eating
  • Sleeping
  • Snowboarding
  • Going on dates
  • Curing cancer
  • Working on my car
  • At concert(s)
  • All of the above

Edited by MSIalex - 1/20/11 at 12:35am
    
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Can you answer Afterburner stuff? At least it definitely is both MSI and Nvidia related stuff.

So, if you can, why does not my custom fan profile lower the fan speed after accelerating without a reset? Is it the beta's fault (6) or just a poor detail.
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Do non-reference MSI cards from the GTX 5xx series have a power limiter in place like reference cards do? If so, can this be bypassed?
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How many GTX 465 Twin Frozr II Golden Editions were made?
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What feature do the G80 graphics cards lack that make it impossible for them to be used for hardware acceleration?
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Are you focusing on Competitive pricing against other AMD Vendors? ( i know u said nvidia )
    
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Q1: Are you more a customer service rep? A rep higher up in the managerial ladder? A tech rep?

Q2: Newegg has this MSI single slot GTS450 but I do not seem to find it in MSI's website. The model number (N450GTS-M2D1GD5) links to a dual slot card. So,?
Link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-558-_-Product

Q3: My 8800GTX does not downclock when idling. Any way to make it so? Or, is this part of a design for a reason?
Edited by windfire - 1/19/11 at 10:56pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
How many GTX 465 Twin Frozr II Golden Editions were made?
ncix actually got more of those in for this weeks sale. I'm tempted to pick one up but I have no use, probably good for display shelf
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What's the profit margin on a new GPU like the GTX 580 ? How about the GTX 570 ?

Why does a small boost in performance cost $150 extra ?
post #10 of 786
I see on the 6970 and 580 Lightning pics that the TFIII cooler looks better than it did when it first came out (I believe it was on the 480 Lightning iirc). Did MSI change the look of it because I told you it looked cheesy?
    
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