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Ok. that will do.
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I'm sorry, but is this word 'overkill' that you speak of? Never come across it at OCN before
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I think I will start with the 480 and one 240 and go from there. If I dont get the temps I want Ill pick up another 240.
You're better off figuring out what you want, the highest performance for an extreme overclock/rig or very good performance for a quiet setup? RX is not about high fin density obviously... get the right tool for the job.
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if you need a RS240 take a look in my sig i have one for sale.
    
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You're better off figuring out what you want, the highest performance for an extreme overclock/rig or very good performance for a quiet setup? RX is not about high fin density obviously... get the right tool for the job.
Im on the fence to be honest. One part of me wants a really quiet system. The other wants a really well performing system. The way I look at it, I can get some ultra performance fans that are 40db and the rads to match for this performance, but its at a price of noise. The other option is to go with more rad area and quiet but decent fans. Even with 20db fans and double the amount it should still be quieter than the high performance fans.

So basically...
A)Less rad, high performance and noise
B)More rad, lower performance and noise.

Im hoping the extra rad will balance out between noise and performance.
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