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[TcMag] Sparkle intros overclocked 1GB GeForce 9600 GT

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Graphics card manufacturer and all-round horse lover, Sparkle has updated its Calibre line-up with a new card based on Nvidia's G94 chip. The Calibre P960G is a GeForce 9600 GT with a twist as it is factory-overclocked, boasts a not-so-stock and no less than 1GB of GDDR3 memory.

Equipped with high-quality MOS circuits and solid capacitors, the new Calibre card has its GPU clocked set to 700 MHZ (650 MHZ stock), the 64 Stream Processors at 1700 MHz (1625 MHz stock) but the memory is still at 1800 MHz. For the new card's cooling Sparkle has turned to the Dual Fly Cooling System which takes up two PCI slots and features two fans. The Sparkle Calibre P960G is set to hit the stores very soon.




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That is one beastly cooler!
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thinking the same thing. looks really cool.
    
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Swish looking cooler. But as always a totally pointless 1gb card witha 256bit bus.
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Swish looking cooler. But as always a totally pointless 1gb card witha 256bit bus.
100% agree

Loving the UK posts in the thread btw We are finally taking over
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wow the cooler... they aftermarket coolers? I want one... make that 2 lol
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FIRST NON-UK POST AFTER OP

awsome looking cooler. i wantz. dont care if I can't use the 1 gb on it.
    
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post #8 of 21
The cooler looks awesome, it reminds me of the Ttake DuOrb. As always, we can probably expect a sloppy application of the thermal grease

I wish they had doubled the bus width instead of doubling the memory size. Even the little 9600GT could fly with a 512 bit bus.
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Aww why 1 gig to bump up the price?

Anyway, that's an awesome looking cooler :O
I wonder how well it works
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i like the dark color on the cooler. copper is ugly and silver (color, not the metal) isnt used enough
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