Originally Posted by Defoler
Nothing personal, but its a bit irritating at times
To this means, that in order to deliver the max 1.2V per GPU, the 580 has the least work done needed per VRM. It has 6, they are strong, buffy, and can take up almost everything.
On the other hand, the 570 only has 4. So they have to work harder, stressed out, and in the end, one of them will cave over the weight of work, say "**** that, I'm out of here!", and blow itself up, taking the whole card with it.
LOL @ f that im outtahere
in hindsight , thats exactly what happened w/ my 250gts :@
That fool of a card just decided one day - enough is enough -red , blue , white, red , blue , red ,red ,red ,red , windows bsod! and GG , no more boot! ! and thats 2 months into running it @ OCCT shader (8) stressing AND it had 2 power connectors ! ! wonder how it packed up running solitaire