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I want it. Might sell GTX 570 for it. I am a sucker for aesthetics.
 
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... i so wished that there were waterblocks for these ... :x
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US reviews coming up soon...
Do you have a release date for us here in the U.S? I really want one.
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WW release date was 3/25, should be SKU'd up in etail within next couple of days.
    
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WW release date was 3/25, should be SKU'd up in etail within next couple of days.
Will there be a MSI 590/6990 Lightning with proper VRMs to save Nvidia and allow 6990 OCers to not need earplugs?
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I can't comment on any future product. Can't say if it is or is not coming.

But I should note that both those cards have heavy restriction on thermal offerings from board partners.

I should also note that MSI is not selling the GTX590 in North America.
    
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WW release date was 3/25, should be SKU'd up in etail within next couple of days.
Thank you, I am watching like a hawk. As soon as these show up on amazon or newegg I am sold.
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But I should note that both those cards have heavy restriction on thermal offerings from board partners.
Does this mean Nvidia/AMD is limiting partners from offering alternative/better air cooling? Maybe I'm reading it wrong, since one manufacturer sells it with watercooling at stock.
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