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    Default HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    We're focusing on two cards from HIS, a company we're very familiar with, having seen many of their products in the past couple of generations in AMD cards. HIS typically produces cards with custom coolers and aggressive factory overclocks, and these two are no different. The R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo have excessively long names, but more to the point: they are sleek, come with impressive overclocks, and look to offer good gaming value. Let's take a closer look at these cards to find out how they measure up.

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    Default Re: HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    Great review Jake Thanks for posting

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    Default Re: HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    Good card. Nice job Jake.

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    Nice cards and a great review Jake. Thank you
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    Default Re: HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    I like HIS they make a great card for the money Nice job on the review Jake

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    Default Re: HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    Nice review Jake! Those cards are pretty strong for their price points.

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    Default Re: HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    Great review Jake!

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    Default Re: HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    very nice review. Love the way they look. Not bad for what you are getting for you money
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    Default Re: HIS R7 260X iPower IceQ X2 and R9 270X iCooler IceQ X2 Turbo

    Nice review Jake. ugly cooler though.
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