Advanced Search | Customer Care | NCIXUS Forums |
Newsletters | Contact Us | Your Account | VIEW CART  
 Hot Deals 
Hot Topics  |  Latest Postings  |  View Unreplied  |  Forum Bookmarks
Subject: Best 7950?
Share this:  
Author Date Posted Tools
I Got 6 Strings May 02, 2013 11:20 AM Reply | Bookmark
Like | Top | Bottom

Wondering what 7950 you folks would recommend for mining?
I'd like something as cool and quiet as possible but also one that can oc well. I'll sacrifice noise for performance but they must run as cool as possible as I don't want to bake this summer.
The gigabyte windforce is what im leaning towards. Thoughts?
Going to be buying 2 right now then moving towards 4 soon after.

Topic URL:

Tip Posting | My Postings () | My Reviews () | View Source
Entz May 02, 2013 11:28 AM Reply | Bookmark
Like | Top | Bottom

Best would be the HIS 7950 IceQ X² Boost Clock (H795QMC3G2M), NCIX doesn't carry it though.

Windforce does seem like a good card. Would be my second choice, basically you want anything with 2-3 fans. The Asus Direct CU II would be perfect (Direct CU II coolers are awesome), but I do not think that it is the boost edition.

I picked up the powercolor 7950 which has been cheap in the past few sales. The stock cooler can just barely keep up when mining (hits 82 deg C) likely throttling a bit and is loud as hell. Fortunately my intention was to put it under water ASAP.

Edit: 2-3 not 2

This message was modified by the poster at 05 02, 2013 11:33 AM

Tip Posting | My Postings () | My Reviews () | View Source

Call Queue
Now Serving
Avg. Response Time
Request Call Back
(Web Orders Only)

All Time Experts
1. Mr. Friendly™ (51387)
2. The Wizard (39824)
3. death_hawk™ (35144)
4. Not An Expert (26343)
5. Lance W (25246)
Featured Brands:
Shop by brands
Your Order Company Info Memberships Services Hotlinks
Customer Care
Order Status
About NCIX
Contact Us
Terms & Conditions
Branding & Logos
Privacy Policy
NCIX Rewards
Premier Partner Reseller
Affiliate Program
NCIX Gift Cards
Online Price Match
NCIX Newsletters
International Sites: United States Canada
Copyright© 2015 - Technology Inc. All rights reserved.