Summary: My PC video board failed twice because video cards fan faced upwards and would fail because dust would enter bearings quickly causing cooling fan failure... This fan less video board eliminated the failure mode and had advanced in performance and gave new life to my PC.... Love IT....
Summary: This is a really nice card even though it's not aimed for gaming but its will play games I overclocked the mem to 2ghz and the core to 975 still below 50c when playing games. My rig AMD athlon x2 2 core processor 3gb ram and this card
Pros: The card is still running Overclocked to the max and it's still going. I had to card for about 2 loyal years.
Cons: Ball bearings are wearing out and the fan stops from time to time.
Summary: I used the GT430 in my first PC build in January, 2012. It seemed it would handle both my gaming and HTPC requirements, which it has done with ease. It runs quietly at 49C and has never presented any problems.
Summary: Excellent choice for a HTPC imo. At first I wanted to break my marriage to ASUS, but now I can say that I'll stay faithful to their motherboards and video cards...never had any problem with them.
Pros: Works great for my HomeTheatrePC. I've updated my old card which was also an ASUS (9600GT). The old one was able to play everything but 3D Blu-Ray. I've decided to try a Low-Profile ready card for a future case update (I want to reduce the foorprint of my HTPC) but i was a little hesitant about t...