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So you bought it because you've just bought nVidia's cards before?
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~Yessss~ that's exactly why I bought it. Because I felt like getting an ATI card this time. Also I think next week I'll get my nipples pierced. Becuase I've never done that either



4. Sprinkle on sarcasm to taste
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Lol, just a bit confused here.

You said you bought it because you had a number of nVidia cards before...that true or not?
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So your buying it because you've just bought nVidia's cards before?
LOL. modki rant coming
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Oh crap.

-- That aside, I can't believe that you think a VF900 at full blase is noisy Prosser My PSU is like 5 times louder than it.
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I never said why I bought it. Ram is back from RMA out for delivery today. As soon as the new drivers are out you'll get an explanation.
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seriously guys, ***? who cares if its loud?

I for sure dont, especially if it performs well...

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seriously guys, ***? who cares if its loud?

I for sure dont, especially if it performs well...

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Some people are silent freaks like me Lol.
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One time I disconnected all my case fans and turned my computer on and it was almost whisper quiet, I thought I fried something until I remembered none of the 120mm case fans were hooked up.

The AC7 Freezer is a very quiet cooler but I lose like 10Cº from having those case fans setup like that. It's not a noisy machine it's just not totally whisper quiet.
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post #59 of 61


The 2900XT is pretty audible under load unless you like have poor hearing or something. Cranked all the way up it was louder then my X1800XT was except not as high pitched.
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Question: Who plays games with no sound?

Answer: Nobody, so the noise that the card makes is drowned out by the game anyways.

Plus, people seeking quieter computers would be smart to not put the computer 1 foot from the side of their heads. Mine sits under my desk and the only things I hear are the fans on my external radiator.
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