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Old 03-22-12, 07:12 PM   #84
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Default Re: Official GeForce GTX 680 Review and Discussion thread

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this graph kills me.
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Well, maybe I should have said...will a i7 Bloomfield be a bottleneck for a GTX 680? It'll be nearly 2 revisions back when Ivy Bridge comes.
you will be fine, really. Check this alienbabeltech review, they used i7 920 @ 4ghz
http://alienbabeltech.com/main/?p=28910&page=4


but im kinda surprised they stripped out 1PWM, now its only 4 instead of original 5, why? was 1 extra using that much power?



doesnt this also translate in less OC and more strain on those PWM and shorter longevity?

Although i saw one saying they (OC freaks) managed some ultra OC with LN2 1800mhz+..

I know here was a big deal with 570gtx and only 4pwn, that's why i went with 6+1 , guess it doesn't matter anymore?
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