Video cards are to be seen, not heard
Subject: Graphics Cards | April 21, 2006 - 05:32 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
If you are trying to silence a PC, there is little point in buying 120mm case fans and a silent CPU heatsink, if you don't silence the video card as well. Drop by SPCR for a look at fanless video cards from ASUS and AOpen.
As a bonus, PCPer interviews Regeneration, the creator of the ULI SLI patch.
"The Asus Radeon EAX1600XT Silent/TVD/256M and the low profile AOpen Aeolus PCX6600-DV128LP. Both
employ heatpipes to expand the cooling surface area onto the trace side of the video card for
improved cooling. Are they suitable for dedicated silencers who want more than budget vidcard
Here are some more Graphics Card articles from around the web:
- XFX GeForce 7300 GS video card: Part II @ Elite Bastards
- AVerMedia UltraTV USB 300 @ ThinkComputers.org
X1600 XT PCI Express @ PC Stats
- NVIDIA GeForce
7900 GT @ Adrian's Rojak Pot
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