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780 6Gb reference cooler?

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I'd love to know whether OCUK will be stocking a 6Gb 780 reference cooler design at any point? If I'm running a few cards in one box I'd prefer them to exhaust out the back rather than into the case.

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[email protected] - been here 5 years and I never noticed the customer services section. I'll do that now, ta.

Gerard - just did some more research and it looks like you're right, even EVGA seem to have changed their mind about producing a ref cooler design :/
 
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-He'll be using it for GPU rendering, so the card's VRAM will have to contain all meshes, textures etc, very different use-case to gaming.
 
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I don't think the premium for 6GB is bad at all on the 780s considering:

You can get a 6GB Gainward 780 for 430.

Before the 780 price drop a lot 3GB 780s were already over 430. Even now there are 3GB 780s more expensive than that.

Titan Black is basically a 780Ti with 6GB and £270+ price difference. If we are talking about gaming use.

Better to have more than less when there is not a huge markup in price over the 3GB 780s. There are a few games pushing 3GB on 1080p like watchdogs I believe. It won't hurt your resale value or if you plan to later go SLI it could last a good few years with good performance in games that scale.
 
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Quixote has it bang on, I'm in I guess a pretty small group of people who will really benefit from the extra Vram available. The tiny price premium over regular 780s makes it a great deal.

I can see nvidia getting a lot of mileage from cuda-based gpu renderers, I've already invested in several cards and at work we've gone all out. Its a dramatic speed and quality increase from what we've been used to until now (mental ray). Can see nvidia picking up a fair few sales for gpu farms.
 
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