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So I'm upgrading my GPU pretty soon and I was wondering if this is a pretty good deal.

http://ncix.com/products/index.php?s...ufacture=Zotac

Should I hop on this sale, or maybe buy a card from the "500" series?

Any help would be appreciated.
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post #2 of 10
Looks like a great deal, but look around there may be better deals out there.
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Looks like a great deal.
But do you think I should get a 570 over this card? They are around the same price.
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post #4 of 10
Stick with the 480. Awesome card as long as u have good airflow. No issues with 2, overclocked.
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One more thing, will my 700w PSU be enough to handle this beast?
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Yes, 700W is more than enough for a single 480.
Its a great card and as long as your case has good air flow, its much more preferable over the 570.
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one thing you gotta watch out for is this card is 3 slots, and the hot air gets blown upward towards the cpu area since the fans on the gpu is blowing inside the case rather than out.
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So how is Zotac's mail in rebate? I've never actually dealt with a mail in rebate before..


How exactly does it work?
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So how is Zotac's mail in rebate? I've never actually dealt with a mail in rebate before..


How exactly does it work?
Yeah I'm wondering about this as well, I was looking at this card last night.
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Originally Posted by Vap0r87 View Post
Yeah I'm wondering about this as well, I was looking at this card last night.
Yeah, it's such a great deal, like $210 off! I just want to know if this whole mail in rebate thing isn't too much of a hassle.
Edited by ii Wingman - 4/11/11 at 10:48am
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