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evga or direct cu 2 for gtx 580

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i can get 1 for 484$ shipped, i heard the direct cu dont have memory heatsink, its 3 slot but look really nice with backpLate, which one should i get, am selling my gtx 560, will my psu able to handle a gtx 580 and then ocing?
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Your PSU is more than enough.

It really depends how long you plan on keeping the card. If you're keeping the card longer than 3 years, go EVGA since you want a full coverage warranty on a $500 card, but if you're going to upgrade within 3 years, the DCII will resell better.

DCII will also slightly (2-3%) outperform the EVGA cards on average when overclocked to it's limits.

And yes, the DCII cards are sexy.
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