Puget Systems Slams Gigabyte's "Misleading" Silent Videocard Claim

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BosqueBoy

Silent is not the same as "quiet."  Right on Puget Systems!

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Holly Golightly

Those cards are very silent. What I would do to have such results. Those little clicks are not that serious. They could have used professional sound dampening to muffle those clicks. I think they are making a mountain of a mole hill. Of course, if you want the job done right, you got to build the computer yourself.

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nsvander

All my video cards have an electrical noise that can clearly be heard, when running folding, you can hear the card start to work, with a high pitch noise, then the fans spin up, but its a different sound, its not the fans.  This has been on every card I have owned in recent years (GTX260, GTX460, and now GTX570), so its not just them.

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praetor_alpha

I remember my GTX 280 had a very distinct high pitched scream under certain conditions, usually when rendering simple things at 300+fps.

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