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AIB 1080ti are starting to hit the scene.

So far strix/msi gaming x are delivering phenomenal sub 70 degree temps under full load and not throttling like FE cards are.

They're pricey though, $1399 for the strix. I'm looking at the Aorus extreme edition, scorptec have it listed for $1260.


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MSI GTX 1080 Ti Gaming X 11gb for $1239. MSI Gaming X cards usually review well.

https://www.centrecom.com.au/msi-geforce-gtx-1080-ti-gaming-x-11gb-graphics-card


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A few AIB cards arriving now, going to wait and see what scorpio is like, I could be spending more time on that.


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I just preordered the Aorus 1080ti xtreme edition, should hopefully ship tomorrow if PCCG eta date is correct.

https://www.pccasegear.com/products/38252/gigabyte-geforce-gtx-1080-ti-aorus-xtreme-edition-11gb


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Dammit, I feel like buying one of these cards. Will stay strong until 4K 144Hz Gsync monitors drop

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Finally got and installed my Aorus 1080ti extreme edition last night, card is very quiet and suits my build now, I have an aorus z270 gaming 7 and it all goes nice together.

So far I've been able to add +50 and +400 to core/memory, with +100 voltage the card sits at 2038/12000 mhz with temps in the 71~73 degree range. Seems to be the max these cards do.

Nice improvement over my zotac 1080, seeing a good 30-40% jump in games to the point now where my 7700k @ 5ghz is becoming more of a bottleneck now. :o

I was able to redeem the free game code off the Aorus page too, so I got GR wildlands which is a nice bonus.


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Waiting for the Predator X27 to drop. 4K@144Hz, G-Sync and HDR. Expected it to cost north of $2000 but saving now. On my current setup will have to upgrade the 1070 to something beefier but I want to make it bleed first before Volta drops.

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I decided to keep my old gtx 1080 and put it into my old 2500k TJ08-e htpc setup. Figured I turn it into a steam box. It's been quite cool playing PC games on the Pana and this hardware setup is a monster for playing anything at 1080p. I need to pick up another drive for it. Only have 1tb in it currently.

Scorpio am cry.


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That's what I've been doing, using the Xbone controller. I call it high-end console gaming at 60fps. ;)

143hrs on BF1 PC using controller. Love it.


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I paired a 980Ti with a 4770K for my TV build. It's only a 1080p panel so won't be needing to upgrade it for quite a few generations.

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Xbone controller I received with my oculus rift has stopped working ( the Xbox logo doesn't light up)I use it with the wireless receiver all the time. First I thought it was the batteries, but put in a new pair done nothing :(. I don't think I have had a controller not work on me, besides the inbuilt battery losing its charge.

Tried plugging it via USB still no light.


I might get the One S controller. Hopefully it works with the receiver.

Update:

Tried some 'fixes' on YouTube, such as banging the device for a bit but still no light. Today I was going to open it but I pressed the Home button and the light started flanshing again. So I don't know wtf is happening.

Update 2:

Put on pc now to try it and it wouldn't turn on.

Update 3.

Bought One S controller.


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