Solved Need help choosing a 7970 ghz edition Tags: Graphics Cards Overclocking Sapphire Gigabyte Graphics Product Last response: August 14, 2012 7:29 AM in Graphics & Displays Share nacos August 14, 2012 6:35:44 AM I plan on buying a 7970 ghz edition and have limited it to these three choices Sapphire Vapor-X http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... XFX Double D http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Gigabyte Windforce x3 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I would buy a regular 7970 and overclock it but I've heard that the 7970s are better binned. More about : choosing 7970 ghz edition DeusAres August 14, 2012 7:05:42 AM Well, I was gonna recommend the sapphire, but the gigabyte version offers a better cooling solution and comes with a 3 year warranty vs. sapphire's 2 year warranty. m 0 l nacos August 14, 2012 7:11:57 AM The gigabyte seems great, but I'm a bit hesitant to buy it as I'm returning a gigabyte 7970 (not ghz) because its defective (driver crashes at stock factory overclock and yes I have tried reinstalling drivers and using driver sweeper) m 0 l Related resources help with OCing 7970 GHz edition safely - Forum Need Advice on SAPPHIRE Vapor-X Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB - Forum 7970(Cooler-X GHz Edition) Help? - Forum Help! Gigabyte Radeon 7970 GHz edition, Will it fit!!?? - Forum HD7970 GHz Edition - need advice - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution DeusAres August 14, 2012 7:16:17 AM Yeah, I figured as much. And I was a bit hesitant to recommend the gigabyte as well in the beginning due to their meh customer support. Then I'll go back to my original recommendation...get the Sapphire Vapor-X...it looks and sounds badass. Share nacos August 14, 2012 7:29:17 AM Alright thanks! m 0 l nacos August 14, 2012 7:29:24 AM Best answer selected by nacos. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedProblem with Gigabyte 7970 ghz edition only 2 fans working! Help! Forum help for overclock matrix hd 7970 ghz edition? Forum SolvedNeed help choosing gtx 670 or hd 7970 Forum Vapor-X HD7970 GHz Edition 3GB Persisting Graphical Errors, Please Help Forum 680 vs 7970 GHz Edition and PhysX Help? Forum Solvedcrossfire hd 5770 with new PSU or just new Sapphire vapor x 7970 GHz edition Forum Solved7970 GHz 3GB vs GTX 670 4GB help me choose please ! Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a video card for my Q6600 2.4Ghz Forum MSI Radeon HD 7770 GHZ Edition -> BSOD when gaming. Need Help/Options Forum Help me choose a graphics card ! Sapphire 7770 ghz edition vs GTX 750 Forum SolvedPoor performance on video transcoding (Vegas 12 and other video apps) with an AMD 7970Ghz Edition Forum Solvedcan i crossfire matrix hd 7970 ghz edition with matrix hd 7970 platinum edition? Forum SolvedIs 500w PSU Enough for HD 7970 ghz edition GPU ? Forum SolvedSapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Artifacts After Installation Forum SolvedLines across screen when watching video on 7970 gHz edition Forum 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 !