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Buying soon: PNY GTX 660 vs HIS 7850 ICEQX 2Gb

Both of these are at the spot of money I'm looking to spend.

Radeon:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161416

GeForce:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814133470

Current Specs
OS: Windows 7 64bit Home Premium edition
Processor: Intel Xeon e3-1245 3.3ghz
Graphics: Sapphire Radeon HD 6850
Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Extreme 3 Gen 3 UEFI
Ram: 12gb(2x2gb+2x4gb) G.Skill DDR3 1600mhz CAS 9
Hard Drive: Western Digital 320GB SATA III 7200rpm
Sound Card: Asus Xonar DG 5.1
Monitor: Hannspree 21.5 inch LCD 1080p DVI
Powersupply: Corsair TX-650w

I do not trust the 7870s due to many issues plaguing them as well as I really don't like the power draw on those.
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  1. Between those two, get the 660 gtx, it's better than a 7850, you can check all benchmarks around the web, the 660 gtx is better in all of them.
  2. djangoringo said:
    Between those two, get the 660 gtx, it's better than a 7850, you can check all benchmarks around the web, the 660 gtx is better in all of them.


    Even with the HD 7850s updated drivers and overclock? If so ill get the GTX 660
  3. Yes, the 660 gtx is still better.
  4. djangoringo said:
    Yes, the 660 gtx is still better.

    Last question is a super clocked version worth it or should I just get the PNY
  5. Best answer
    The pny is decent, there's the zotac for the same price : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814500270

    Better cooling, boosted clocks.

    Or evga : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130825

    Good customer support and warranty.
  6. Best answer selected by zankuto.
  7. djangoringo said:
    The pny is decent, there's the zotac for the same price : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814500270

    Better cooling, boosted clocks.

    Or evga : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130825

    Good customer support and warranty.

    IM LOVING that small size!

    Ordered the zotac.
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