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Old 05-14-10, 10:52 PM   #445
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Lot more positives on here than anywhere else, but I guess that makes sense on an nVidia fan site.

I am seriously completely baffled by which card to get next week when I get some cash. 5870, GTX 480 or 5970...

Someone just tell me what to do so I can be done with it.
If you need a 5870 I have on sitting on a table in a box.
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Old 05-15-10, 12:17 AM   #446
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Lot more positives on here than anywhere else, but I guess that makes sense on an nVidia fan site.

I am seriously completely baffled by which card to get next week when I get some cash. 5870, GTX 480 or 5970...

Someone just tell me what to do so I can be done with it.
Honestly, any of those cards is a win situation. They are all top performers. Just choose the one that has the best features you want and the price range.
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Old 05-15-10, 05:48 AM   #447
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I got my eVGA GTX 480 a couple of weeks ago, and water cooled it this past week with a Koolance GPU-220.

After water cooling it the max temp. in Kombustor is 53C and it Idles @ 30C.

Here is some OC results if anyone is interested for the Crysis Benchmark ( settings all Very High except Objects = High ) -

Stock -

DX10 1900x1200 AA=No AA, 32 bit test, Quality: Custom ~~ Overall Average FPS: 34.995

800/2000/1.125V -

DX10 1900x1200 AA=No AA, 32 bit test, Quality: Custom ~~ Overall Average FPS: 38.88

850/2000/1.125V -

DX10 1900x1200 AA=No AA, 32 bit test, Quality: Custom ~~ Overall Average FPS: 40.02

875/2000/1.125V -

DX10 1900x1200 AA=No AA, 32 bit test, Quality: Custom ~~ Overall Average FPS: 41.295

875/2100/1.125V -

DX10 1900x1200 AA=No AA, 32 bit test, Quality: Custom ~~ Overall Average FPS: 41.87

900/2100/1.125V -

DX10 1900x1200 AA=No AA, 32 bit test, Quality: Custom ~~ Overall Average FPS: 42.48
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Old 05-15-10, 07:00 AM   #448
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Who were the Fermi naysayers here? forgot
All the official review sites, that's who.

Actual end-user feedback > review sites imho.

Mine may be out for delivery today. Hoping hoping.....
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Old 05-15-10, 07:38 AM   #449
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received my card this morning and installed it

ended up with a Point of view brand instead as overclockers didnt get their delivery in time for me to get a saturday delivery.

love the tessellation effect and the sled demo is great fun


how much should i put my 295 on ebay for?
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Old 05-15-10, 07:47 AM   #450
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If you need a 5870 I have on sitting on a table in a box.
ill buy it
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Old 05-15-10, 07:58 AM   #451
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ill buy it
ok, paypal me $250
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Old 05-15-10, 08:14 AM   #452
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well can i ask a few questions first lol. who makes it. how many miles are on it and did you change the thermal paste every 3k
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Old 05-15-10, 09:11 AM   #453
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its made by nigerian graphics ltd

theres no miles limit on it with a lifetime limit guarantee

no need for thermal past on it as its cow pat paste
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Old 05-16-10, 02:17 AM   #454
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Old 05-16-10, 02:09 PM   #455
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Time to upgrade Nekro.
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Time to upgrade Nekro.
Speaking of...I thought you got a new card? Decided to wait?
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