Summary: This graphics card is only slightly slower than an ATI 5770. The fan is actually quieter. Even though the card is longer, it fits better with the fan at the back of the card. With my old ATI 5770, it not only took up two slots, but the fan intake was mostly blocked by a PCI card two slots over. Now things run much cooler. I also like the Nvidia control panel much better than the ATI Catalyst software.
Summary: I've owned this card for over a year and just bought a 2nd to SLI. Nothing bad I can say about it. I've run it hard without overclocking it and finally come to the point where I have to upgrade a bit to run all my graphics at max. Been wanting to run dual vids anyway, and if that wont let me max my graphics, my daughters system get a great upgrade. NVIDIA rocks.
Excerpt: "I've always been one for waiting for slightly outdated cards to drop into a certain price bracket to save some pennies and, historically, I've never really been disappointed. Onboard graphics have come a long way of late and my new quad speed ASUS board with 2gb ram etc was hoping to overcome some problems I was having with newer games (such as Saboteur and GTA4 etc). Sadly this was not to be and it became obvious I was going to have to fork out for ...
Pros: Excellent Graphics and User Interface . Not unduly expensive relative to other cards .
Cons: Screen Cloning is limited . Needs a bit of space so not really practical in a "Shuttle" type box .
Summary: Forte, Confiável e Profissional... O que mais posso dizer dela? Adorei a placa, que se mostra até o presente momento robusta e confiável. Sou fiel a essa marca, sem excessões. A Placa é Show!
Pros: Cooler compatível com processador da placa, com poucas chances de queima. Memória e Velocidade Placa com qualidade Profissional, PERFEITA para gráficos Fortes e Confiável para trabalhar com programação de games e 3D.