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Old 01-22-11, 01:45 AM   #10
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Default Re: Final picks for my upgrade! Sandy build!

Originally Posted by K007 View Post
I will use my 5870, see how much of an improvement it gives, i don't think i will need to get the next gpu,maybe the one after 6xxx/5xx, but if i do go for an upgrade then it will be the gtx580.

the 1200w ones seem to have this coil whining noise..

Anyone have experience with the soundcard?...i haven't brought one since the soundblaster days...a lot of people recommend asus xonar over the creative x-fi

Maybe that was earlier units. I have never heard anything in my PC that even remotely sounds like that. If I did, I would certainly RMA it.
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