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So, is Sapphire the best ATI card manufacturer?

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2 years ago#11
I favor HIS, myself. They don't seem to have one for the new cards, yet, but they made a really good blower fan cooler for the 7870 and 7950.
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2 years ago#12
Yea I have a Vapor-x 5750 from them and it's still chilly after 3 years, 40C idle, 70C load and it's silent to boot
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2 years ago#13
good cards horrible customer service. when my card by them was having issues i sent a message to support asking some questions and i didnt even get a message back
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2 years ago#14
Requiem posted...
A bit wary on msi.
Excellent cards, but did they ever fix the fan issue?

I'd like to know this, too.
2 years ago#15
Asus, MSI

wouldn't touch any other brands personally.
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2 years ago#16
I would prefer HIS, 3 of my cards in possesions from generations are made from HIS, and they are working fine.
2 years ago#17
For the R9 280x, Sapphire has the best cooling and that is not counting the triple fan one, but the Asus cards are quieter, albeit heavier. HIS cards are cheaper here for some reason. MSI one is good, but it has faulty fan bios, so you have to manually set it to 60%, it is still the quietest one out there. XFX one is slightly noisier than the Asus Matrix card, but has the same cooling performance without eating up 3 slots.
2 years ago#18
After a bad spell a few years back with a sapphire x1950 (overheating VRMS), a refusal on an RMA and ignorant and arrogant ***** on their support forums, I'll never buy sapphire again
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2 years ago#19
I had a Sapphire 4850 and it worked fine.
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2 years ago#20
i have a sapphire 4830. still works like a charm.
check my quote :DD
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