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yes, but how will you look when you open your case and all your friends see that terrible colour??
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Originally Posted by Am3oo View Post
yes, but how will you look when you open your case and all your friends see that terrible colour??
Well,to be honest, if they were the kind of person that was even concerned about something so trivial,they wouldn't be my friend


Edited by Redwoodz - 6/11/11 at 10:56am
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post #13 of 22
I'd be pretty keen for 2 for crossfire
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I love HIS cards... They are sick looking imo


Especially on the days they had special PCBs... They used to have better power delivery systems and redesigned component placement to allow putting their special IceQ3 and IceQ4 coolers that performed like monsters.
   
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post #15 of 22
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Well,to be honest, if they were the kind of person that was even concerned about something so trivial,they wouldn't be my friend

they don't look that bad when installed in the case. still id prefer if they make it black. i know it's a great card but I wouldn't buy it because of the color alone. it will mess up my theme
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I love HIS cards... They are sick looking imo


Especially on the days they had special PCBs... They used to have better power delivery systems and redesigned component placement to allow putting their special IceQ3 and IceQ4 coolers that performed like monsters.
I have always kinda liked HIS cards too. This one looks competitive.
post #17 of 22
Comes with Noctua fans too?


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Interesting how most of the comments are about the color.
not that surprising nowadays on ocn...

seeing as how i hardly overclock gfx cards, i thought the cooler wouldve made the OC more benificial. Not enough performance gain, though I wanna know how much cooler it is compared to a stock reference style 6950
    
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post #19 of 22
ive owned a 4870 IceQ 4, and i was so impressed by the performance and looks. too bad i killed it by my bad OCing noobage way back then
ever since them i still admire HIS, but the colors just kill it. the new ones look waaay uglier now. kinda disappointing.
dont wanna mess up my delicate black/red color scheme in my comp!

still, im glad to see that HIS is making IceQ for higher end cards again. just make it look better next time lol!
    
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comes factory overclocked at 880MHz GPU and 1300MHz Memory. Pushing clocks this far on a factory overclocked video card takes some guts, but HIS know that they have nothing to worry about, their IceQ cooler is up to the job.
Lol wut? That's like the easiest thing to do on the core on stock voltage.
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