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How to buy the right video card

How to buy the right video card But choosing a video card isn’t all that easy.The first thing you need to determine before buying a card is what you want that card to do for you.

Nvidia’s GTX 1080 and 1070 are in short supply, experiencing price spikes

When Nvidia announced its new GPUs, it also created a new price structure for both of them.The GTX 1080 and 1070 are both available (at least theoretically) in a standard configuration and a higher-clocked “Founders Edition.

Asus, MSI are shipping overclocked GTX 1080 and 1070 GPUs to reviewers, but not customers

A few posts on TechPowerUp have highlighted issues with GTX 1080 and 1070 cards from Asus and MSI.Specifically, both vendors have been caught shipping cards to reviewers that were configured for overclocking mode out of the box, while retail cards are shipping at base clocks by default.

PC Gaming Is Only Hard If You Let It Be

PC Gaming Is Only Hard If You Let It Be Because, in his attempt to address what he perceives as problems with the PC gaming industry, Maiberg revealed just how little he cares about—and, in fact, understands—a hobby I’ve long held dear.To the extent it’s discernible beneath his faux indignation, Maiberg’s point seems to be that PC gaming is too hard because it calls for some work.

EVGA GTX 1080s and 1070s allegedly exploding due to improper VRM cooling

EVGA GTX 1080s and 1070s allegedly exploding due to improper VRM cooling Reports from Reddit and the EVGA forums suggest that a number of cards have failed catastrophically and in high-profile fashion.During our recent testing, we have applied additional thermal pads between the backplate and the PCB and between the baseplate and the heatsink fins, with the results shown below.

EVGA offers updated BIOS, RMA cross-shipping for GTX 1080, 1070, 1060 failures

EVGA offers updated BIOS, RMA cross-shipping for GTX 1080, 1070, 1060 failures In response, EVGA said it would ship thermal pads to any customer who requested them.On ACX 3.