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post #1 of 24
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Im going to be buying a 6950 soon, Im just curious what the consensus is on the best GPU manufacturer is.

MSI, XFX, Asus, Sapphire all seem like good companies, but whas aboubt HIS, powercolour, and the rest?
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post #2 of 24
all of the above?

just comes down to warranty i suppose some offer more than other
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All fine. smile.gif
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post #4 of 24
ive never had a problem with sapphire and have had multiple problems with MSI XFX heard that even thought hey have the double lifetime or whatever kinda a pain to get there RMA going ASUS has the serial warranty very good for resell powercolor ive actually heard quite a few things as they run cooler on their design id go with sapphire or asus or powercolor myself
Edited by knoxy_14 - 2/2/11 at 12:48pm
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post #5 of 24
All are good.. just get a reference card.
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post #6 of 24
XFX has awesome support. They wont pay your shipping though.
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Asus, MSI, Gigabyte and Sapphire.
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I'm currently looking at this one.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127562

MSI non-reference card with Twin Frozr II and it's pre-OC'd a bit.
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Asus, XFX, Visiontek, Gigabyte, Sapphire, Diamond
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post #10 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tunechi;12237724 
I'm currently looking at this one.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127562

MSI non-reference card with Twin Frozr II and it's pre-OC'd a bit.

But I'm guessing it wont unlock.
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