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ASUS Launches Overclocked 3650

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ASUS has today introduced the world’s first overclocking version of the latest generation of AMD GPUs – the ATI Radeon HD 3650 chipset, with the ASUS EAH3650 TOP. This powerful graphics card lets users enjoy an outstanding 10% improvement in gaming experiences; while both the ASUS EAH3650 TOP/HTDI/256M and the EAH3650/HTDI/256M are designed to provide feature-rich DirectX 10.1 gaming and the best multimedia playback while consuming less power with the new power efficient 55nm processors. Furthermore, the equipped Glaciator Fansink will keep the GPU 12ºC cooler than reference designed fansinks.

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I bet theres gonna be a lot more 3xxx series cards from a lot of companies. its gonna be like the 8xxx series, all over again.
 

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All these new ATI HD 3650 and 3450 launches are great... but has anybody found a place where you can actually buy them yet? They should be great low-cost video cards for new system builds. :)
 
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Aye, I'm currently trying to get me a new mid-range computer, and I'd buy one of these right now, if they were only for sale... :p
 

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from what ive seen whats the point the HD3650 just barley ties the 8600GT, and the GT is known to be a great ocer.
 
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All this marketing hyperbole is making my head spin LOL

"This powerful graphics card lets users enjoy an outstanding 10% improvement in gaming experiences"

Exactly WHO do they think they are kidding with this spin-nonsense? It's a shame TPU is getting filled up with this type of copy. I'd rather the newsposters made an "editorial" comment on the release, and then link to the spin. To think that all the search robots are linking to TPU with their copy. I hope TPU gets paid a wacko commission for this.

In my book, 10% is not outstanding, merely, "slightly above target". Agree?
 
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from what ive seen whats the point the HD3650 just barley ties the 8600GT, and the GT is known to be a great ocer.
What's the point? I don't know, maybe "supporting competition," "preventing monopolies," that kinda thing? :p
 

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Therefore, users will be able to enjoy extreme performance and have peace of mind only with ASUS EAH3650 Series.
Oh god... i dont have asus. or a 3650. or an asus 3650! *nervous/no peace of mind*
 

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from what ive seen whats the point the HD3650 just barley ties the 8600GT, and the GT is known to be a great ocer.
no the GT is known to be crap. its the GTS that is a great OCer, and only when voltmodded.

I own an 8600GT, with 3rd party cooler (coolermaster viva pro) and it doesnt OC for sh!t no matter what you do to it.