4890 - Which is the better brand? Tags: Graphics Cards Cooling PowerColor Graphics Last response: June 5, 2009 11:40 PM in Graphics & Displays Share adreen June 5, 2009 7:58:21 PM I'm going with 2 x 4890, which brand should I go for, XFX or Powercolor? They're both the factory OC editions, Powercolor is $15 cheaper. Here is the Powercolor : http://www.ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=37882&vpn=AX... Here is the XFX : http://www.ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=37431&promoi... They look the same, unless there is a difference in cooling solutions? Please help, gonna order in 15 min. More about : 4890 brand daedalus685 a b U Graphics card June 5, 2009 8:04:00 PM XFX has a far better warranty if that matters.. I usualyl prefer them to al teh other ati brands except sapphire. As far as stock goes here is no difference though. You get a better warranty with the 15 extra dollars, usualyl a game with the xfx ones as well. Twoboxer a b U Graphics card June 5, 2009 8:28:41 PM You might find more info to help your decision at these links: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Powercolor/HD_4890/5... http://forums.anandtech.com/messageview.aspx?catid=31&t... Related resources 4890 - Which is the better brand ? - Forum 4890 CF , better to go i5 (x8,x8) or phenom II 955 (x16,x16)? - Forum What is better ? 1 GTX 295 or 2 ATI 4890 ? - Forum Which 4890 is better ? - Forum 4890 scores up to 15 percent better with DX10.1 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer edeawillrule a b U Graphics card June 5, 2009 9:09:13 PM I dunno about XFX or Powercolor but I prefer either HIS or Sapphire. AKM880 June 5, 2009 10:40:09 PM I usually prefer HIS since they have those amazing IceQ coolers. Sapphire and XFX are also really nice brands. witcherx June 5, 2009 10:57:03 PM Check the non reference designs... should be better Gin Fushicho June 5, 2009 11:40:47 PM If your talking about only those two I'd have to say XFX is a higher quality. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhich Dx 11 card is the right one ATM? 4890 upgrade ForumWhich 4890 to buy?? ForumWhich HD 4890 to get for my XPS410? ForumNvidia GTX 260 (core 216) vs. ATI 4890 : which one should I choose? ForumXFX 4890 - 2 designs - which one should i go for? ForumWhich is better HD Radeon 4890 or 5770 ? ForumWhich is better 4890 cross fire or single 5870? ForumWhich one is better 4870 Vapor-X or 4890 Toxic ForumGTX 275 vs HD 4890 which is better , not stock, but OC. Forum4890 Vs 5770 vs gtx 275 vs 9800 gx2 ForumWhich one is better ? Sapphire HD 4870 2 GB Vapor-X or HD 4890 ForumShould I get the sapphire 4890 1GB or XFX 5770 1GB ForumNo POST with new video card ForumHelp me decide between 275/4890 Forum4890 + 4850 or 4870 More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !