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Which RX 580 do I buy?

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Both the XFX radeon RX 580 GTS black edition and the Powercolor RED DEVIL radeon rx 580 gpus are on sale and the red devil is only 10 dollars more than the xfx. They seem to be basically the same, does any of the two have the edge of being better? Which one should I buy?

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Ehhh. See if you can figure out which one has better warranty support in your country. Neither one is honestly the greatest, and I've heard more bad things about Powercolor than good. Though I've heard nothing about XFX; take from that what you will.


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I have always seen that the Powercolor cards are the best 3rd party AMD cards. I've even heard Powercolor be referenced as the "EVGA of AMD" before. I hadn't even heard of XFX until yesterday, so take that for what you will.


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All GPU have pretty similar design and quality, AMD make sure that they are designed as close (if not better) as reference.

Which one is the best is the one that give you better after sales support in your area.

If you're in asia, Powercolor is pretty well known, and their after sales is good enough.

The brand always been budget oriented since day one, the quality is good enough, not great.

Being a US company, xfx may have the upperhand in the states.

So take that for what you will

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Xfx I believe might be the oem fresh if there RVII and I have an xfx 580 8gb xxx edition.

 

It's pretty good nothing special.

 

 


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I own an XFX RX 480 RS edition. I have had zero issues with it and it actually stays pretty cool during heavy gaming. It's also a fairly quiet card though not silent by any means. 

 

Powercolor isn't a bad brand and the Red Devil line is actually nice. You can't go wrong with either card. 


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