There are some mistakes in the review.
1. Page 2 "Up-to roughly 60 Degrees C, the fans will not spin".
This card does not implement zerofrozer...
You can get a good med-high performance card for EU300.
What sort of games do you play (or expect to play) and at what res?
I should have been clearer about asking how did the reviewer get "Add average IDLE wattage ~ 19W"
Does the idle figure (19W) given in the g3d review for the 6870 refer to the sleep state (with everything sleeping incl monitor) or does it mean...