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Message 1333062 - Posted: 31 Jan 2013, 5:13:31 UTC

I will always be a nVidia guy, but I know that there are many Setizens that crave Radeon GPUs so check out this puppies.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/asus_ares_ii_2_review,1.html
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Message 1333132 - Posted: 31 Jan 2013, 11:15:50 UTC - in response to Message 1333062.

Liquid cooling and up to 500W, 3 additional 8 pin PCIe power required...

Sure not for all.
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Message 1333413 - Posted: 1 Feb 2013, 5:05:16 UTC
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From what I've read it will be a limited edition, probably like the Asus Mars II was, Asus was allowed to make only 1000 of those by Nvidia, Nvidia threatened Asus with a loss of gpus if Asus made more than 1000 cards, Asus made a better GTX 590 card, there's one on ebay I think for $2099.00. So that water cooled card could be expensive. Good luck.
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Message 1333429 - Posted: 1 Feb 2013, 6:14:27 UTC - in response to Message 1333413.

Possibly better off waiting for the GTX 780/790
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Message 1333616 - Posted: 1 Feb 2013, 18:23:19 UTC
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http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=GX-302-AS&groupid=701&catid=56&subcat=938

Available for pre-order for a bit of an eyewatering amount... From what I remember reading they are for sale in the UK atleast only through overclockers
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