The Gigabyte HD 7970 Super Overclock will likely prompt heated debates, not for performance but rather due to the heatsink Gigabyte is using. In the place of their well known coolers, a new WindForce -dubbed the 5X- has been designed and it uses five tiny, rather loud fans to pull air through a triple slot fin array. Innovative? Insane? We`ll let you be the judge."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips