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As one of NVIDIA's biggest AIC partners, EVGA kicked off its GeForce GTX 680 lineup with a bang. On its launch, EVGA showed off its first "Signature" cooling solution. That particular cooler is similar in design to NVIDIA's cooling solution (lateral-flow through aluminum channels). We're getting to know of yet another of EVGA's non-reference cooler designs for the GeForce GTX 680, the dual-fan Signature 2 cooler. Pictured below (still in its CGI form), the cooler uses two 80 mm fans that guide air through a complex heatsink below. The fans will spin at lower speeds to achieve similar/higher air-flow than the lateral-blower featured on other designs, and hence could end up being quieter. This cooler features on EVGA GeForce GTX 680 SuperClocked Signature 2.
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Interesting looking thing. Not completely sold on it though!
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post #3 of 33
is this with a custom PCB?? or just stock PCB with custom cooler??
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Looks great. Nice to see non reference designs this early.
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post #5 of 33
hmm, love the design but would rather see the pcb to see placement of cooling.
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post #6 of 33
How much more than a reference GTX680 do you think this will cost?
post #7 of 33
I'm one of those few people who just like the plain old reference designs. Simplicity at its finest. I do like the look of this, the TFIII, and XFX DD (AMD), but overall I like reference designs.
post #8 of 33
looks like it's pretty much reference, but instead of not soldering on 4 vrm circuits it has all 5 on the pcb, plus the 8+6 pin power
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post #9 of 33
Finally EVGA have done a dual fan card!!!
    
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post #10 of 33
I've always wanted EVGA to make a dual or triple fan version of their cards, they have the warranty the other brands lack but always stuck with stock coolers...until this thumb.gif

I can definitely see myself going for SLI Signature 680.
    
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