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Hi i wanted to get some of your opinions on which one is better for the 7870 cards. Please dont offer other cards since im only focused on these 7870. thanks.

1. Power Color HD 7870 Vortex II 2gb/256bit ddr5 PCS+
2. HIS HD 7870 IceQ X 2gb/256bit ddr5
3. Asus HD 7870 DirectCU II 2gb/256bit
4. Power Color HD 7870 PCS+ Myst Edition 2gb/256bit ddr5
5. Sapphire HD 7870 2gb/256bit ddr5 Flex
 

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i've read to another forum that this Myst Edition was just like a "gimmick" not sure where i read that. and when i looked to this review (see below) that its not that efficient unlike the Pitcairn.

http://hexus.net/tech/reviews/graphics/49569-powercolor-radeon-hd-7870-myst/?page=9

Im torn bet the Asus and the Vortex II or should i wait for the 8000 series. hmmm