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So, is Sapphire the best ATI card manufacturer?

#1MuayThaiJesusPosted 10/30/2013 6:03:11 AM
Or is it someone else?
#2KabtheMentatPosted 10/30/2013 6:05:36 AM
I don't know if they're the best, but whenever I get ready to replace my 7850 (which is a Sapphire) and I'm going to try my hardest to get another Sapphire made card.
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#3wizardmonPosted 10/30/2013 6:45:18 AM
msi, gigabyte, asus, xfx in that order imo.
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#4Kokuei05Posted 10/30/2013 8:13:37 AM
My 4850 is from them and it idles at 50C load 90-100C. It hasn't died in 5 years so they make good ****. I probably got the **** batch too from the looks of it when you google my card and see other peoples temps.
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#5Ultimate_UmbreoPosted 10/30/2013 8:16:32 AM
I have a 6850 by them and it's pretty good. I also have an HIS iceqx card that hasn't given me any trouble, as well.
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#6DoramiPosted 10/30/2013 8:35:30 AM
I believe the consensus is Sapphire makes good cards, but you're in for some pain if you need to RMA.

True for a number of Chinese manufacturers.
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#7me1122Posted 10/30/2013 8:41:57 AM
Them and Gigabyte are my personal favorite for amd/ati.
#8RequiemPosted 10/30/2013 8:59:10 AM
A bit wary on msi.
Excellent cards, but did they ever fix the fan issue?
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#9reincarnator07Posted 10/30/2013 9:10:54 AM
I pretty much swear by MSI cards now.
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#10Fury_FuturPosted 10/30/2013 9:25:42 AM(edited)
Who has the best heatsink? My friend's asus is like 3x heavier than my xfx. Do evga's have some wicked design under dem sleek outer covering? What about under msi/gigabyte/sapphire's double fans they like to do?

edit: i'm talking about all cards now, i guess
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