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This is shaping up to be an exciting year for VR gaming, and if you’ve decided on either the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive, you’re halfway to where you need to be. The other part of the equation is the PC and both headsets require a certain level of performance. While the specs aren’t identical, both Oculus and HTC agree that a GeForce GTX 970 graphics card provides sufficient muscle for VR gaming. To that end, today’s top deal is for a for $300* with free shipping (normally $350; w/$20 Mail-in rebate*; Free Game: The Division with purchase, limited offer). Gigabyte goosed the clocks on this card to run at 1,203MHz/1,354MHz (base/boost) in OC mode and 1,178MHz/1,329MHz) in Gaming mode, then slapped on a custom tri-fan cooling solution to keep things nice and chilly.