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Posted 05 May 2011 - 08:06 PM

We have another HD 6790 on the test bed today, see what OCC thinks of the XFX HD Radeon 6790 - http://www.overclock...ws/xfx_hd_6790/

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 10:31 AM

I like these new cards with more then one fan. They run cooler and can OC better. Plus they look a lot cooler to.

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 04:38 PM

Ya I agree completely. It should be this way out of the gate imo.

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 05:12 PM

I like the reviews lately, past few weeks have seen a lot of 6xxx series cards.

Have been shopping a few, so these reviews are very, very helpful! I agree with the dual fans, the cooler the better.

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 05:31 PM

I like these new cards with more then one fan.

Ya I agree completely.

But... You gotta think, these don't vent out of the case either.

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 06:18 PM

Ya I agree completely. It should be this way out of the gate imo.

Also should cost $100 out of the gate, this is card is a slap in the face by AMD. Seriously 5770 or cough up pennies more for a good 6 series (6850)

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Posted 07 May 2011 - 04:36 AM

But... You gotta think, these don't vent out of the case either.


Well I think it's good because it exhausts more hot air faster and in more places. When it only vents it out the back it will run hotter. I would preferred a card that would just vent up on the top. My case has plenty of ventilation (and fans) so any extra hot is leaving pretty fast anyway.

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