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Gigabyte GTX670 Windforce vs Palit GTX680 Jetstream Help ASAP!

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August 16, 2012 7:58:07 AM

Hi guys, I have just checked out with my selection of my new build yesterday. During checkout I saw a deal about the Palit GTX680 Jetstream and it had "Killer Price"

So it the Palit GTX680 Jetstream worth the extra $50 to replace the Gigabyte GTX670?

Can you guys tell me if it is much heavier/louder/faster/cooler than the GTX670? I did some of my own research and it looks like its a bit louder/hotter/faster than the GTX670.

I think I can still cancel my order and change if I there was a point in changing.
August 16, 2012 9:22:52 AM

Can I get an answer please, my payment is about to go through :o 
a b U Graphics card
August 16, 2012 10:03:30 AM

Hmm. There are lots of threads about a GTX 670 vs a GTX 680. The difference is very small. Normally you would have to pay $100 dollars more for a gtx 680 but now you can get it for $50 more. I personally never heard of Palit and I would prefer gigabyte over palit. I would actually not spent $50 dollars more on a small performance increase but that is different for everybody. If $50 dollars is not a lot for you then the GTX 680 might be a good deal (even if it is from palit).

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August 16, 2012 10:05:47 AM

Yeah it is a killer price. GTX 680 is still faster than a GTX 670 but it has bad value. But this time it is only $50 more which is nice.

I just don't want to buy it if Palit is a bad company and wont last as long as my 670.
a c 290 U Graphics card
August 16, 2012 10:26:24 AM

I'd take it if you can afford it.
August 16, 2012 10:39:32 AM

Okay, are there any big flaws from this Palit GTX680? Is it like too heavy so you need one of those bracket supporting thingys?

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a c 290 U Graphics card
August 16, 2012 10:43:12 AM

No, it's not. There's a review for it:
August 16, 2012 10:48:23 AM

Thanks for this review. I will try to switch my GTX 670 for this then :) 
a c 290 U Graphics card
August 16, 2012 11:47:53 AM

Have fun with your purchase :) .
August 16, 2012 12:19:18 PM

Best answer selected by Platinum_Gamer.
a b U Graphics card
August 16, 2012 12:25:49 PM

i had a Palit 8800GT and it still runs very good on a friends PC (got it 4 years ago...)
August 16, 2012 1:06:15 PM

Damn, sadly I cannot change my items. Looks like I will have the 670 now. Oh well, it's still a very good card.