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What GPU?

What GPU?  

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  1. 1. GTX 1070 ti watercooled vs gtx 1080

    • EVGA GTX 1070 ti HYBRID $530
      3
    • EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING ACX $544.98
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Posted · Original PosterOP

I know this kinda seems like a dumb question, but I was wondering whether I should get a water-cooled GTX 1070 ti, that would let me OC nicely between stock 1080 and 1080 ti, or get a GTX 1080 air cooled which would probably be the same OC, but at a higher price? Anyway, without my babbling on, what do you think I should get? Vote in the poll!

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For $15? 1080.


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1080 unless fan noise really really bugs you. You can *probably* run the water cooled one quieter but at the cost of performance. 

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1080 out of the two, but really, I'd rather have a cheap 1070ti (so not watercooled)


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between the 1080 and the 1070 ti its always the 1080. Water cooled or not a 1080 is still superior to a 1070 ti.


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Overclocked 1070Ti can't catch overclocked 1080, water cooled or not.

Strapped on AIO only makes it clunky and an additional point of failure.


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