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Pros Got it on sale No problems with overclocking Works well still
Summary I got this on sale after Christmas 2012. I used it for a while with the stock cooler but while playing games the sound was very irritating. I did put an arctic cooling accelero twin turbo II on it, which helps with the sound and cooling a lot. The card itself is very reliable, I have overclocked it to a stable level at 1150 Mghz on the core clock. I would say if you don't mind the sound or can spend a little more on an aftermarket cooler then go for it. Warning: putting on a different cooler will void the warranty, but mine has lasted so I am happy with the purchase I made.
Cons Fan is very noisy and temperature during gaming is ~80C.
Summary Price is good for a GTX670. Noise has settled down some from when first ran but is still loud and annoying. The Asus GTX660 TOP that I bought for my son is close to this in performance and very much quieter. Warranty is voided if you change fans and $300 for a non-warrantied video card would be ridiculous, so I'll put up with the noise. I probably would not purchase this video card again.
Summary Bought this cars as it was the cheapest one available à that point (340$ instead of 370 for other brand). The performance is there, but the noise too. My old 470 was loud too, so it does not bother me that much, but hoped it would be a little less noisy when playing.
Pros It was 300 when I bought it. It is very fast. It's not that loud.
Cons Wish it had come with a display port to dvi or an hdmi to dvi adapter.
Summary I replaced 2 x amd 6950s in crossfire with one of these. Its gets about 95% of the performance of my old cards with 1/2 the power/heat and a lot less noise. Game play is also smoother than it was before, but that's a crossfire and sli issue. I haven't tried overclocking it yet but honestly I don't need to. It also runs my three screens perfectly. I don't game in surround mode but I do a lot of graphics work and its great.
If you have had another card with the same style of cooler you will not see a difference in sound levels.
Pros Plays ANYTHING! period. Plus customer support for PNY is off da chain! So its reliable
Cons Note: it wont play things not connected to a pc, and it wont make me a sandwich
Summary I was angry that the original advertised shroud didnt come with the card. It had Palit's reference card design. After talking with a PNY rep, I found out why it happened; They couldnt meet the demand for Boxing day so they switched shroud suppliers and that is what they got.
Summary I love this card. Bought for around $300 but puts up 680 numbers. Overclocks well to 1200Mhz and runs cool on stock voltage. Yes the fan does whine, but quieter than my 560ti 448 core...buy if on sale.
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