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    We've seen quite a few graphics cards from ASUS and we've come to expect big things from from them, and their new EAH6850 DirectCU is no different. This card has a non-reference heatsink and touts some excellent overclocking headroom with voltage tweaking capabilities. The overclocking is so good, in fact, we actually topped out both Smart Doctor and Afterburner without any signs of stress from the card.



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    Nice card ! Great temps, fantastic overclocking performance, all for a decent price.
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    Great review Jake what a stellar card from ASUS man that thing is an OC'ing beast, you need to fire off an e-mail to MSi and ASUS and tell them they need to tweak there software so it can clock these cards higher LOL.

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    Interesting & informative results! Thanks Jake.

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    Thanks for a great review Jake.

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    wow. that overclock!

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    Hello

    I want to change my video card with a 6850, but I can't decide between Asus DirectCu and Sapphire. What I want to ask is which one is more silent. From what I read Asus stays in idle at 1700RPM and can't go lower. Sapphires fan runs at 1000RPM in idle.

    So which one is more silent?
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    The Sapphire runs slightly quieter, the ASUS gives better performance.

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    you can also set fan-speed with catalyst control

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