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ASUS Expands ROG Graphics Card Series with GeForce 9800GT MATRIX

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#2
Sexy. I wonder what the price will be. And does anybody know how those coolers perform vs a Zalman vf1000 for noise/temp?
 

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I wonder what the point of it is.
 

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i wonder if someone will disassemble the cooler to see the whole thing, because i wonder whats underneath that clean cover
 
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They look very good, and should preform nice, but whats the point, its still just a 8800GT/9800GT todays games need more.
If they would come out with say 9800GTX/GTX260/280 it would be worth talking about.

I also love the look of the cards, I wish the coolers were more visable in cases.
Maybe one day they will swap cards around so the fancy coolers are on top.
 

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They are more visible in a reverse Atx setup where the card faces upwards.
 
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i wonder if i could flash the bios to my 88gts???
 
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They look very good, and should preform nice, but whats the point, its still just a 8800GT/9800GT todays games need more.
If they would come out with say 9800GTX/GTX260/280 it would be worth talking about.

I also love the look of the cards, I wish the coolers were more visable in cases.
Maybe one day they will swap cards around so the fancy coolers are on top.
Hi... i just want to know what 2day games u are talking about (CRYSIS) cause i got one GT and i have no problems playing all the games at very high settings except Crysis and i saw the farcry 2 system requirements and if its true the 8800GT will do just fine there 2...
 
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Their is a huge difrence in playing a game, and playing a game the way i want to i guess.
At high rez 1680x1050+ 1 8800GT/9800GT just is not enought.
Grid,Crysis,UT3,GOW,COD4 all need more, I have to have 4-8xMSAA 16xAF and highest ingame settings or I just will not play it.
The one game is Crysis, I have to run with 0xAA, but it does look good with out AA.
 
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#11
the cooler is not very good
awesome, that means my cooler wouldn't be wasted on it if I got one :laugh:

however, the looks were the main reason I would get the card anyways, so it's totally pointless :ohwell:
 

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#12
I just love the ROG VGA look that ASUS has.. Very sleek and sexy looking card.