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Should I return 6950 Saph. for 6950PCS++?

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I've been looking for the 6950 PCS++ the past weeks to no avail so I purchased a 6950 Sapphire for $280 shipped on NewEgg.


They released the 6950 PCS++ within the past week and it's only $9 more. I have yet to even see my package since it arrived a couple hours ago.

What do you say?
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post #2 of 6
I'd say keep the Saph

EDIT: Seems to me that the PCS++ would just heat up the entire case, I've always had a weakness for exaust cards So the Saph is my favorite ou of those 2.
Edited by ronnin426850 - 3/1/11 at 3:04pm
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post #3 of 6
Yes. The PCS++ has very good cooling, it comes with a 6+8pin power config (more stability when unlocked/OCed) and of course, its garunteed to unlock. And it supports voltage tweaking. For $9 its a definate yes. Go for it dude.
    
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The PCS++ has a sick cooling system on it. I bought a Reference design & it will be my last. I do only hit 71c max but I hate ref coolers.
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post #5 of 6
I'd personally go for it if you can.
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post #6 of 6
F'Yeah. Get it.
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