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Its nice as long as you stay on air, once you want to go water you wont be able to find a block for it.
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post #12 of 35
It's a great card, the reason you don't see many reviews of it is because it's a EU only card, and the majority of review sites are American. Check out reviews of the Palit Sonic Platinum, under the cooler it's the exact same card (Gainward owns Palit iirc), but the Phantom should be 2-5C cooler across the board, maybe more.
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post #13 of 35
Get it. 6+2 phase power supply. Cant go wrong.
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Long, strong, and smexy. Doesn't scream, either. What's not to like?

BUY IT
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post #15 of 35
Quote:
Originally Posted by SmokinWaffle View Post
Just imagine it in your PC. Silently maxing all of your games.

Do eet. Do eet.
This. Absolutely this.
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post #16 of 35
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Originally Posted by JorundJ View Post
Hey OCN, for a while now I've been looking at the GTX 570 Gainward Phantom.

I love the way the card looks and it's powerful enough for my needs. But still I'm uncertain about getting it, perhaps it's the lack of reviews and recommendations? I haven't seen much reviews about it, the only "legit" vid on youtube is from OC3D TV, I must have watched it over 5 times already by now.

Things that matter to me about this card;

- It's quiet, big, big plus for me.
- It's looks like sex on a stick.
- It's a 570, so it's powerful enough and there won't be any problems unless I mess with the voltage.

Still I'm not convinced! Please smack me with some solid info that this card is worth buying.

Yes, I'm moving from AMD, I'm sick of the noise.
I can't find that youtube vid, could you link it?
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post #17 of 35
It does look sexy, almost sexier than my 570 DirectCuII. Just something about 3 slots, it's so big <3
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post #18 of 35
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Thank's people! Listen up, I'm planning on throwing around my whole build with a massive update, everything black with gold ascents! The extra slot space won't be a problem, I'll single it, and even if I'll get another one it means I've got enough cash to burn on the extra requirements, right?
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I can't find that youtube vid, could you link it?
Sure mate,
Watch out, happiness all over the place!
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Originally Posted by Freiya View Post
It does look sexy, almost sexier than my 570 DirectCuII. Just something about 3 slots, it's so big <3
I've been lookin'up that monster as well for some time, Good you like it.
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