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ASUS Launches EN8800GTX AquaTank Graphics Card

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ASUS launched today the EN8800GTX AquaTank graphics card equipped with innovative all-in-one watercooling, which improves the cooling with up to 12°C compared to a generic GF8800GTX cards. The EN8800GTX AquaTank/HTDP/768M video cards come factory overclocked to 630Mhz core and 2.06GHz (1030MHz DDR3) memory clocks. Click here to learn more about the card itself.

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Looks like a low end copy of the Sapphire Toxic ATI X1900XTX. Both would be better if you could mount the Tide Water cooler on its side in a 3.5" bay instead of taking up a PCI/PCI-E slot.
 
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BFG has one with just a water block on them for $900 at Newegg! At least this one is self contained and hope is same price or lower lol
 

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wow, that thing is sexy, even though its invidia ;)

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yea ktr i noticed that as soon as i looked at it, either they've brought the rights to use it or theres going to be one more lawsuit on the ever-growing list. :shadedshu
 
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brought the rights to use it or theres going to be one more lawsuit on the ever-growing list. :shadedshu
How about asus had bought the actual water cooling units in mass bulk from thermaltake and slap their own labels and sold it with a modified 88's?. That is still a thermal take unit, therefore no lawsuits or what not.
 

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Yeah, this is just a TideWater modified with Thermaltake's latest waterblock for the G80s. The TideWater is pretty weak already, and the Thermaltake waterblock for the G80s is far from the best available on the market.
 

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Nice, but the single slot gpu water cooler sapphire had packaged with there x1950xt looked better. Wished sapphire would've sold it without the card.
 

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Nice, but the single slot gpu water cooler sapphire had packaged with there x1950xt looked better. Wished sapphire would've sold it without the card.
The Sapphire "cool blue" looks awsome!! The asus looks just like the Tidewater, they could have printed something on the case!!
 

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I Agree, this is almost like a dual slot card, no difference really
 

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The cooling difference it makes I feel doesn't justify the garbage way it looks or the amount of space it takes up. Though I still don't fully understand Watercooling....i'll have to look into it more one of these days.
 

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OMG hotness to the max. Like it looks cool, and it is cool.