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Asus Ares II HD 7990 6 GB

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#76
I'm warning everyone in this thread to play nice or I'll start handing out infractions. On a side note I think this is a fantastic card at a great price. :toast: If I was in need of a new card and could afford it I would buy this card. Oh and once the new cards came in, I would upgrade. That's what enthusiasts do. This is like fighting about the weather.. There's nothing you can do about it.

I for one think it's great company's push there tech. :toast:
 

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#77
$1600 beans :eek: I think I need another hobbie!

Never in this life time would I drop that kinda cash on a gpu!

Nice gpu though but imo not worth the cash.

Thanx for the review W1zz :respect:
 

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I like Am*, he/she makes me smile. So much anger, so much time wasted.
 
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#79
The Ares/Mars cards have always been for show. You can clearly get their philosophy right in the way they pack them, heck, they even come numbered.

It's a collector's item not a practical solution. Let the collectors have them and go on.
 
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#80
The Ares/Mars cards have always been for show. You can clearly get their philosophy right in the way they pack them, heck, they even come numbered.

It's a collector's item not a practical solution. Let the collectors have them and go on.
agreed, but they also last longer than regular market gpu's... Because of their performances.
 

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#81
agreed, but they also last longer than regular market gpu's... Because of their performances.
This is basically like buying a New C6 Z06 or C6-R Corvette vs buying a C4 Corvette that has to be tuned
 
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#82
Pricing is not the point of this card. I'll buy this card if I can and bragging around the forum just to piss the angry "enthusiasts". :nutkick:
 
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#83
Wow!

But I'm more surprised seeing Diablo III for benchmarking... :D
Techpowerup should've chosen a much more demanding game (even though old) like World in Conflict. ;)
 
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#84
Would be fun to see what this would do for F@H. Chimp Challenge starts today.:D
 

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#85
Finally aresII got some competion from my beloved sapphire-> hd7990 atomic:respect:
 
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#86
"Low noise during gaming"

Music to my ears. :D All high end graphics cards should aspire to this.
Only thing which put me off buying a reference HD7970 for dirt cheap was the noises.

Chokes faintly screaming away similar annoyance to a mosquito then getting into the game the cooler starts sssssSSSSSHHHHHH.......
Either requiring a headset or having the speaker turned up loud.

Took it out and installed my HD7870 Direct CU ii again.