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Yeah. They basically flew so high I lost track of them. The word I was looking for was alleviated but I didnt bother correcting at the time as levitated was strangely fitting in some sense. Hihi.

@Segovax: Thanks man. Thats very kind of you to say.
I knew what you meant obviously, but I agree with what I bolded so I wanted to point it out for everyone to enjoy.
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Asus all the way, There are a couple reviews that pit these two cards together. I believe Asus having the custom PCB and better power phases do add up to a more stable overclockable card which gave it the better rating.
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Asus all the way, There are a couple reviews that pit these two cards together. I believe Asus having the custom PCB and better power phases do add up to a more stable overclockable card which gave it the better rating.
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Ok, I know we throw this around too much these days, but this time I really mean it:

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What you mean? I did get pretty high so I guess to answer your question, Weed. Im smokin weed
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So.. What is the final word: (Asus ENGTX580 DCII or MSI N580GTX Lightning)?
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After having used both coolers, the DCII was on a 570 so not the same card but same cooler, I think I prefer the Lightning in most situations except if the quietest card possible is a big concern for you. They are both great cards so you wouldn't regret either one but in my opinion the Lightning seems to be slightly superior except for the cooler which is slightly inferior to the DCII IMO.
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post #38 of 39
If you're only going to have 1 card, DCII, if you're going to SLI, get the Lightning. On the Asus I OC all day at 870 with idling of 30 to 40c, and have never gone above 60 except on extended Furmark runs.
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So.. What is the final word: (Asus ENGTX580 DCII or MSI N580GTX Lightning)?
I never got a chance to use the Lightning but I am very pleased with the DCII 580. It does 900 core easy.
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