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Default eVGA GeForce GTX 280 HC16 Hydro Copper review Guru3D - 09-25-2008, 10:00 | posts: 6,462

A test on the eVGA GeForce GTX 280 HC16 Hydro Copper. A water-cooled pre-overclocked heavily pimped out EVGA GTX 280 HC 16 is what we'll review today. EVGA already overclocked this monster for you....

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Default 09-25-2008, 10:08 | posts: 9,514 | Location: Aussie Perth WA

Looks awsome

Great for people that dont like buying aftermarket WC.

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747 MHz, the Shader domain towards 1597 MHz and the memory towards 2712 (effective) MHZ
2712 On Memory !!!!!! With Stock Volts!!! Wholy moly!!!!

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Default 09-25-2008, 11:01 | posts: 1,724 | Location: safe place

Look as a good solution but I see better solutions for 280, EK 280 solution are the best at date with two faces cooler solution

Upper side:

http://ekwaterblocks.com/shop/produc...roducts_id=280

And back side:

http://ekwaterblocks.com/shop/produc...roducts_id=299

Back side memory Cooled with water, all heat sources covered .

Exelent kit, Im looking for retailer for my card in my country
   
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Default 09-25-2008, 11:46 | posts: 2,446 | Location: Serbia

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Looks awsome

Great for people that dont like buying aftermarket WC.



2712 On Memory !!!!!! With Stock Volts!!! Wholy moly!!!!
lol, I ran my 9800GTX+ on 2600Mhz effective ( with stock cooler ) without any problems, so 2700Mhz for this card should be expected...

And, yeah, great review... like always

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Default 09-25-2008, 12:35 | posts: 11,739 | Location: new jersey

massive ram clocks
holy smokes i just saw the prices on this card ...i hope it comes with a rubber.
   
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Default 09-26-2008, 08:08 | posts: 17,984 | Location: Coldwells,UK

Impressive overclocked i must say

good in depth review

great card for a watercooling set-up

i would not mind getting one
   
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I didnt realized HD4870X2 is soo fast ;O
   
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Default 09-26-2008, 10:45 | posts: 4,881 | Location: South Dakota

I was expecting the OC to show more results. Also the Crysis benchmark is messed up, I get more FPS on High settings with very high for cheap hack (like turning on sun shafts, paralax bumpmapping, etc). Maybe its the 8.8 drivers.
   
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Default 09-27-2008, 05:30 | posts: n/a

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I didnt realized HD4870X2 is soo fast ;O
I know wish the price would come down though . Good review on the 280, kinda makes me wanna switch to wc.
   
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