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hope they dont charge $500+ for the metal case, if its past $1200 then i sorry amd, you nvidia'd
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I'd rather have a hybrid cooler like the ROG Poseidon than some lame AIO that will fail or leak months/years later; a noticeable problem with the Ares II. Lets hope the price is right smile.gif

Why keeps video cards for years anymore?
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I'd rather have a hybrid cooler like the ROG Poseidon than some lame AIO that will fail or leak months/years later; a noticeable problem with the Ares II. Lets hope the price is right smile.gif

Why keeps video cards for years anymore?

ehem....wave2.gif
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$1500 rofl nope. $600 + $600 for the cores, $300 for a metal case and crap water cooler. Nope.
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I wonder if the pump will be software controlled.
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post #28 of 45
Absolutely disgusting.jpg

At this point, I'd rather see non-reference design being available sometime later.

It would've been awesome if it was:

1) 2.5 slot cooler form factor with full aluminum shroud design

2) 13 inches long in length (about the same length of a SSI-EEB board)

3) Had a massive 120mm blower fan on the far end
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I wonder if the pump will be software controlled.


Doubt it very very much, it's probably just a crap cheapo pump.
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Is it just me or are these latest 2 dual gpu offerings from either camp simply not exciting? I don't know if it's because the novelty of a dual gpu card has worn off or if it's the sticker shock from the ever increasing disproportionate pricing but both cards just seem very meh to me.
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