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    Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    First non-reference card in the labs.
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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    Questionable color scheme as a con? I think it looks great and the cooler itself is great too. If this cooler ever makes it to other card, I think I may give Palit a try.

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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    Nice review Hexus. Any thoughts on why the non-reference prices are so much higher than implied in earlier articles?

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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    Simple price gouging due to a lack of supply, I'm afraid.

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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    Staggering performance boost, but for the high-mid range card the x70 cards were good bang-for-buck, but these sort of prices are verging on ludicrous.

    Hopefully AMD's next set of cards will restore some order to the pricing. I've picked up a second 970 to SLI for the time being. Will wait until the next architecture change and HBM to come along.

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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    When/if these come down to £330-350 I'll have one in a heartbeat. Doubtful the way things are going though

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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    I actually like color scheme, better than those screaming colors on other cards.

    Now problem is, this card is total overkill for 1080p, and AMD RX480 will be better for that for quite less money.Could probably tacle 1440p.
    As reviewer said 4K is not in the reach as far as fluidity comes in to the question.

    So this card is in between...so for it's price is expensive and I do think prices will go down in about a month.

    So, if not in the hurry , be patient, it pays off usually.
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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    Quote Originally Posted by darcotech View Post
    I actually like color scheme, better than those screaming colors on other cards.

    Now problem is, this card is total overkill for 1080p, and AMD RX480 will be better for that for quite less money.Could probably tacle 1440p.
    As reviewer said 4K is not in the reach as far as fluidity comes in to the question.

    So this card is in between...so for it's price is expensive and I do think prices will go down in about a month.

    So, if not in the hurry , be patient, it pays off usually.
    The thing is though reviews max all settings, enabling all bells and whistles. The 980Ti did 4K absolutely fine if you didn't enable everything (you don't need high AA on 4K either).

    I'm getting a 1070 and a 4K TV.

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    Re: Palit GeForce GTX 1070 GameRock Premium Edition

    Brexit has pushed these up £30-£40.

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