Asus EAX1600XT SILENT passively-cooled graphics card

Gaming performance without the noise?

The same goes for 3DMark06, although the gains here seemed to be even higher as in some scenarios the score more than doubled.

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The cards where tested using the Asus A8R32-MVP Deluxe motherboard, an AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 processor, 1GB of Crucial Ballistix PC3200 DDR memory, a Western Digital Caviar 16SE hard drive and a Tagan 2force power supply.

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