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Evga or MSI for GTX 570 ?

post #1 of 16
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Hey guys i'm stuck on one of the 2...Which should i get

EVGA or MSI twin frozr ?

I know EVGA is good for warranty
MSI uses military components and cooling are awesome.

Help !!
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post #2 of 16
EGVA just for the step-up period, eventhough it might not work out for you (no real upgrades other than the 590 coming out in 90 days)

But I would go EGVA
post #3 of 16
I'd buy the Twin Frozr. If that were out when I bought my Gigabyte, I would have chose that instead. I bought the gigabyte because it was the cheapest 570 available when I bought mine. I also have an evga, which I got through step up.
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post #4 of 16
MSI has the better cooler. EVGA has the far better warranty.
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post #5 of 16
TFII FTW - it has much better cooling over the EVGA card, and it still comes with a 3 year warranty that is fully transferable.

Most people will upgrade to something else in 3 years, heck you'll probably want Kepler by the end of the year.
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post #6 of 16
I went with MSI because the card was much cheaper than the EVGA (almost 80 bucks X2 cards). And really I never plan to own this for more than the 3 year warranty anyway.

But it's your call
    
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post #7 of 16
I say this as an eVGA 'fanboy' (until recently that is), if the cooler on the 570 is anything like the cooler on my GTX460 SC EE cards, go with the MSI, hands down.

Sure the 'lifetime warranty' is a great selling point, but if you spend $$$ for shipping doing multiple RMAs and not having your cards for a week or more, is it really worth it?
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post #8 of 16
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Originally Posted by fishman78 View Post
I went with MSI because the card was much cheaper than the EVGA (almost 80 bucks X2 cards). And really I never plan to own this for more than the 3 year warranty anyway.

But it's your call
Thats true i probably won't have this card for more than 3 years , i'll end up upgrading. thanks for the replies guys . I'm going with MSI seems like everytime i'm about to get a card another new one pops up
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post #9 of 16
Why would u upgrade to a GTX 570 from GTX 560 anyway ?
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cuz he probably decide to buy a 560 since it's cheaper xD
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