Originally Posted by Beertintedgoggles
I actually have more respect for people running benchmarks like this than just setting their voltages by software and throwing money at their systems. At least this guys are are putting some skill level to work by hard modding the cards. The cooling solutions... well, whatever works to keep it from catching fire and pushed the furthest. It's like one of the nitro drag races. You're pretty much expected to rebuild the engine after charging down the track at more than 300 MPH with 5,000 HP.
They set the mark that everydayers (possible new word) strive to reach using more practical means. Besides most of our systems are way more powerful than what we use them for. its just in our nature to go faster, fly higher and just push everything to its limits.