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post #11 of 17
Newegg still doesn't have them.

At eBuyer's price, I could buy a 6970 or a 570 and have change left over!
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post #12 of 17
Same, I want to order it so bad.
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One annoying thing about this cooler if you have an AMD board with a down to top cpu heatsink is that all the heat from the 6950/70 goes straight into the path of the cpu cooler, thus raising temps quite a bit. I've seen a 5-10 degrees centigrade cpu increase since installing the card.
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Eh, I'll be fine, my CPU is liquid cooled.
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post #15 of 17
wow. I've been looking for a 6950pcs++ for the past two weeks so i decided to purchase a 6950 sapphire. I just got the sapphire today. Great. if my box is not opened could i send it back to get a full refund?
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Originally Posted by nibnab View Post
One annoying thing about this cooler if you have an AMD board with a down to top cpu heatsink is that all the heat from the 6950/70 goes straight into the path of the cpu cooler, thus raising temps quite a bit. I've seen a 5-10 degrees centigrade cpu increase since installing the card.
Mine's side to side. Get a N520 cooler if the problem persists.
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post #17 of 17
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Originally Posted by OptimusCaik View Post
wow. I've been looking for a 6950pcs++ for the past two weeks so i decided to purchase a 6950 sapphire. I just got the sapphire today. Great. if my box is not opened could i send it back to get a full refund?
From where? Generally there's a restocking fee. If you claim it's broken you may be able to work around that, but the PCS is a tad more money.

I dunno, the extra few bucks meh. I just got my 6950 and it's pretty awesome unlocked as a 6970, I see no real need to upgrade.
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