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Gigabyte warranty isn't international but the other companies are.........(from amazon) 

 

So i wanted to check how many of you had problems with there windforce coolers/video cards 

 

​(i didn't bother with poll as i don't get any responses....) 

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Gigabyte warranty isn't international but the other companies are.........(from amazon) 

 

So i wanted to check how many of you had problems with there windforce coolers/video cards 

 

​(i didn't bother with poll as i don't get any responses....) 

yes my gtx 780 ghz edition died and i sent it back to the retailer  aka amazon and they gave me a new one which was a better overclocker  :D

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yes my gtx 780 ghz edition died and i sent it back to the retailer  aka amazon and they gave me a new one which was a better overclocker  :D

Nice man! Lucky bastard! My 660 died and i never got a new one! 

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Nice man! Lucky bastard! My 660 died and i never got a new one! 

where did you buy it from and when did it die

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My 290-OC was fine playing games, but died artifacting returning to desktop, random issues in game at random times... was 8 months into warranty...

 

Taken back to retailer, sent off to Gigabyte via RMA

 

22 days and I had a new replacement card ready to be picked up.

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yes my gtx 780 ghz edition died and i sent it back to the retailer  aka amazon and they gave me a new one which was a better overclocker  :D

International? 

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My 290-OC was fine playing games, but died artifacting returning to desktop, random issues in game at random times... was 8 months into warranty...

 

Taken back to retailer, sent off to Gigabyte via RMA

 

22 days and I had a new replacement card ready to be picked up.

So there are chances of it happening.....

international? (from amazon direct) 

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International? 

no US srry but what card you have

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where did you buy it from and when did it die

Somewhere in Holland. I dont even remember when i bought it. I have a GTX 760 mars now.

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Somewhere in Holland. I dont even remember when i bought it. I have a GTX 760 mars now.

isnt the mars the dual card

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no US srry but what card you have

Right now HD 4870

the one i am looking at 970 gigabyte but it looks like i have to look at other vendors.....

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isnt the mars the dual card

Yeah that is 2 GPU's on one PCB. 

 

Edit: Asus : "it should outclass the GTX TITAN in every way. Not high resolutions though!"

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Right now HD 4870

the one i am looking at 970 gigabyte but it looks like i have to look at other vendors.....

i would reccomend the asus card strix as asus is a good company but if you are looking for warranties i evga has the best 

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Yeah that is 2 GPU's on one PCB. 

 

Edit: Asus : "it should outclass the GTX TITAN in every way. Not high resolutions though!"

how does it perform and how is the heat

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how does it perform and how is the heat

Its has 120 fps ultra on bf4. 300 fps in half life 2. 60 fps AC black flag. Its around 60-70C tops. I did not oc it. He boosts well over 1200mhz with gpu boost 2.0. 

 

Edit: i am not sure about the speed, i will check it when i get home. 

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i would recommend the asus card strix as asus is a good company but if you are looking for warranties i evga has the best 

I am also looking for the best card with best features,backplates and lightened up logo etc (GTX 970) 

Asus and evga is the only 2 i can look at 

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Its has 120 fps ultra on bf4. 300 fps in half life 2. 60 fps AC black flag. Its around 60-70C tops. I did not oc it. He boosts well over 1200mhz with gpu boost 2.0. 

 

Edit: i am not sure about the speed, i will check it when i get home. 

wow nice and if it gets any less on halflife 2 that would be sad

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I am also looking for the best card with best features,backplates and lightened up logo etc (GTX 970) 

Asus and evga is the only 2 i can look at 

whats your colour scheme

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wow nice and if it gets any less on halflife 2 that would be sad

yeah i know right. A single 980 will have 300 fps i think.

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yeah i know right. A single 980 will have 300 fps i think.

are there like 4 tears on the screen at a time

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whats your colour scheme

Case fans blue leds and cpu cooler 2 x red fans and also blue cathode lights but i will use them after a new case is bought 

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are there like 4 tears on the screen at a time

no i have a 144HZ monitor so no

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Case fans blue leds and cpu cooler 2 x red fans and also blue cathode lights but i will use them after a new case is bought 

What about an Asus DCU2? 

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no i have a 144HZ monitor so no

which one at 1080 or 1440

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What about an Asus DCU2? 

I was looking at the strix but that seems to be hotter than the others (less power delivery for overclocking as well) 

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|| Case: NZXT H440 ❤️|| MB: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI || CPU: Skylake Chip || Graphics card : GTX 970 Strix || RAM: Crucial Ballistix 16GB || Storage:1TB WD+500GB WD + 120Gb HyperX savage|| Monitor: Dell U2412M+LG 24MP55HQ+Philips TV ||  PSU CX600M || 

 

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