Reviews and Problems with Sapphire HD7970 OC 3GB GDDR5
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Bought it from a friend
20 July 2012
Summary: I got this card because a friend bought 2 not realizing how big they really are. I am taking a star for the fact that it feels completely cheap. I've got a xfx 7970 black edition which feels sturdy and wont even flex when you push it into the slot; however, this one bends as if I'm going to break it...
Summary: Highly efficient cards for air cooling on stock voltage. They are not the best cards for running maxed out under water. I run water so I didn't really like this card, even though it has much prowess under air.
Summary: Great product overall, easy to setup and overclock. Temps seem to be good too. This is my fist serious gaming card I am not 100% certain yet what is considered to be great, but I think I have a fairly good idea.
Summary: The graphics card itself is amazing and everything just looks so much better and plays so much better but I have had alot of driver issues which isn't uncommon so be prepared for some restarts. When it's working properly though it is a treat
Summary: ***THIS CARD WILL TAKE 3 SLOTS INSTEAD OF 2! EDIT- THIS CARD IS GREAT IF YOU ONLY PLAN TO RUN ONE CARD, HOWEVER EVEN ON MY EXTENDED ATX MOTHERBOARD(I RUN ON THE ASUS IV RAMPAGE EXTREME-Z) TWO CARDS TAKE UP THE ENTIRE BOARD OF 5 SLOTS!
Summary: Don't let my review title scare you, this is a very nice card and handles solidly. Pros: very fast and overclocking is one of the best 7970 models It is very cool under load which is a concern for me because I hate having a hot pc.
Summary: Bought two of these for crossfire and my 3x1080p monitor setup and was very excited to get them and I got them quite fast, 2 days. Now, this is supposed to be a 2 slot card, but it's not, it takes up 3 slots easily, so it's blatantly misleading for those hoping to crossfire on any size board with...