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Fan noise of the ASUS GTX 670 DC Mini is significantly better than the NVIDIA reference design. It is also better than many fully sized, custom-designed GTX 670s we tested before. It is not nearly as quiet as the ASUS GTX 670 DC II, though.

I would, given the compact form factor, say the card is "quiet" during gaming. But I would have said "could be a bit quieter" when compared to full-sized cards. It would have been easy for ASUS to reduce idle noise levels a bit further as the card runs a comfortable 31°C in idle.

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Amazing performer for such a small form factor!
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This card is definitely on my list of things to petition/bribe my wife for.
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Damn i really want a high end card to be single slot...
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Oh wow...people were saying this thing was going to be really loud to compensate for the small fan, turns out not!
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genius.
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