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Originally Posted by candy_van View Post
The heck is the purpose of the plastic bit at the end of the PCB?
Those are speed fins, they increase framerates by 4-7fps on average.
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Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
Why would you "fix" the title? There's nothing wrong with the US spelling of "color".
colour
color
no difference to me, i'm used to british spelling though

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Originally Posted by candy_van View Post
Typo was in reference to HD6790 I believe.
yea....
I said "670" by accident lol
post #13 of 48
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Originally Posted by Mr.Pie View Post
colour
color
no difference to me, i'm used to british spelling though
Doesn't bother me either. I'm used to all the different spellings. ie: tire =/= tyre

Ontopic: Pretty impressive. Although, I think I'd have to give it a pass until they get some more manufacturing history (pertaining to vid cards) behind them. Sorry, I've been burned one too many times in the early adopter route.
Edited by Lucky 13 SpeedShop - 4/3/11 at 2:06am
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post #14 of 48
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Well the sticker, the source title and description are all "color" so someone decided that US spelling is evil and changed it to "colour".
The bigger question is; why do you care?

Anyway, the card looks great, except for that plastic bit at the end.
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The heck is the purpose of the plastic bit at the end of the PCB?
It looks like it's the same "handle" used for Mac graphics cards. The end that doesn't have the output connections slides into a bracket for added retention.
post #16 of 48
Now the question is...Is this a trustworthy brand? I mean this does look good, but not sure if this is safe

Aww. Just saw it won;t be sold in America. I kind of liked it
Edited by SalisburySteak - 4/3/11 at 2:28am
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Looks good. Awesome budget card
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When you see a card from an unknown manufacturer, and u see how much thought and work they had put in it. Well i think they are trust worthy . I mean at the end of the 460 days colorful, nvidia's making side of colourfire, made a 460 clocked at 890mhz... Point is this card is greatly designed. Oh and the extra cover is for u to carry it just like a prada bag .
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That plastic bit on the end reminds me of the 3870x2 !

Looks like a pretty solid card too
    
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Why would you "fix" the title? There's nothing wrong with the US spelling of "color".
lol

umad?
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