Taking design cues right from their own Optane SSDs, sharp lines and fairly minimal styling is in use. From what we can tell, Intel might be avoiding the obnoxious RGB flair present on some gaming oriented cards.
Can't wait to build an all Intel system in 2021 with Ocean Cove and their 2nd gen GPUs.
Unless that squirrel fan spins at 10K RPM or there's some sort of revolutionary cooling solution under that shroud I agree. But what's the point in introducing ANOTHER mid-range video card into the market? Are there people out here stupid enough to buy a video card just because it's Intel?
"Name as many uses for a brick as you can in one minute." - interview at graphics-chip maker Nvidia for a campaign-manager job
Fermi: it's better to burn out than fade away.
Remember the golden rule of statistics: A personal sample size of one is a sufficient basis upon which to draw universal conclusions.
"The more you buy, the more you save." - Jensen Huang GTC 2018