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#265 Speedway

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 01:39 AM

Speedway, that is a protective film on the card right? The ASUS sticker isn't really that full of bubbles? :P

:rofl: With just about anything with protective film, I leave it on till it screams to come off :lol:

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 02:18 AM

:rofl: With just about anything with protective film, I leave it on till it screams to come off :lol:


So basically when you smell burning plastic. :P :lol:

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 08:43 AM

So do I swap my 570 for this or do I get an Ivy bridge new board and another 570? Hmmmm

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 08:55 AM

So do I swap my 570 for this or do I get an Ivy bridge new board and another 570? Hmmmm

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 12:22 PM

Zotac GTX 680 now available. I'm starting to like Zotac cards, just wish their warranty was serial-based.


Their cards are the cheapest among all 680s available at my area.

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 12:24 PM

So do I swap my 570 for this or do I get an Ivy bridge new board and another 570? Hmmmm


If you are talking about the main rig marked in your signature, then I would suggest you to get IB+Z77 board, and wait for GK110. GTX570 will serve you without any problem till the release of GK110.

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 02:10 PM

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 08:52 PM

I played a few hours of Skyrim last night on the new ASUS GTX 680......WOW! The visual difference from 6970 CF to the GTX 680 was without a doubt noticeable! I couldn't believe how different the game looked. But, I will say that I do think the problems that AMD drivers in general, as well as CF, and Skyrim definitely played a role in my observations. So I am not trying to say that the GTX 680 > 6970 CF....yet ;) But, in Skyrim, the difference is quite obvious!

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 10:08 PM

:)

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Didn't they find any other good board?

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Posted 03 April 2012 - 07:58 AM

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Posted 03 April 2012 - 11:47 AM

Looks like I got two Gigabyte versions coming my way. :D

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Posted 03 April 2012 - 12:36 PM

So when are those 4GB versions coming out? I need to blow my tax return on something :lol:

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