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help! need to pick with this 2 cards

his iceQ x2 270x vs his iceQ

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#1 chris0611

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Posted 25 May 2014 - 11:56 PM

Hi! biggrin.gif

im going to buy a new graphics card tomorrow
because my 560ti died recently
i was thinking of the 270x and the 7950?
which is the better? (1080p gaming)
i found a his 270x for about $167(7300 philippine peso)
and a his 7950 boost for just $160(7000 philippine peso)
both are second hand cards the 270x still has 1 year 6 months warranty while the 7950 has 6 months left..
what do you think would be a better buy?
games : battlefield 4, crysis 3, watchdogs, skyrim.
thx! smile.gif
 

 



#2 WarWeeny

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Posted 26 May 2014 - 02:27 AM

The 7950 is the stronger card.


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#3 chris0611

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Posted 26 May 2014 - 03:34 AM

ok but im worried about the warranty :l im confused what to pick



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Posted 26 May 2014 - 06:53 AM

You asked which was the better card and ww  gave you the answer, which one you pick is totally your choice. :unsure:


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Posted 26 May 2014 - 08:27 AM

I'd go with the 7950. It is a much faster card.

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Posted 27 May 2014 - 07:19 AM

The seller(s) being equal in reputation and trustworthiness.............

 

The HD 7950 would be my choice.  If a video card is taken care of, not abused or over-clocked the snot out of, and it works when it comes from out of the factory, then it's likely to keep on working until the day you want to get rid of it.

 

Either way, if your card craps out it's usually going to be a PITA getting warranty service on it.


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