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If anybody is looking for a good non-reference 6870, this might be the best.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102925

Sapphire is a good brand and their vapor-x line is liquid cooling in the GPUs.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814121418

Asus Direct CU is a bit nicer; comes with a metal bracket on the PCB to prevent bending.
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The vapor chamber is nice though. =/

sadly, no voltage control...

voltmod would fix that though.
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post #4 of 4
Eh, Vapor chamber is worthless.


Tell me how a radiator system would heat a house with the boiler in the ceiling and the radiators in the basement?
Its good that the copper chamber that AMD/ATI used is of such exceptionally high quality that it conducts the heat around so well that the cards don't actually incinerate.

Go for solid copper and heatpipes or you'll have to run your computer upside down.

Seriously, don't buy vapor chamber systems - they're worthless. Solid copper conducts heat faster and you'll be bouncing off the clock-reducer so much that you'll need two cards just do meet spec.
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