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    News - ASUS priming MARS II for graphics-card domination

    Takes in two full-fat GeForce GTX 580s, apparently.
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    Re: News - ASUS priming ARES 2 for graphics-card domination

    I actually don't care all that much about the ARES cards.

    The first time round, it was quite a spectacular feat, to cram two full-on cards into one.

    Now though, it's just the same thing every year. And when we've got a GTX 590, a GTX 580 X2 isn't going to be a whole lot faster. Whilst it's an admirable technical achievement, it's not something that's going to make us all turn round and gawp, because it just isn't a huge jump from what we already have.

    Not to mention that nobody is ever actually going to own one, because blowing £1k is utterly pointless when you'll probably have mere minutes before the next gen is out and your money was completely wasted.

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    Re: News - ASUS priming ARES 2 for graphics-card domination

    Total over kill and pointless... Nothing more than really a show off product....

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    Re: News - ASUS priming ARES 2 for graphics-card domination

    Considering the prices of these ARES cards, they should stop messing about and cram 3 GPUs on them!
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    Re: News - ASUS priming ARES 2 for graphics-card domination

    Quote Originally Posted by shaithis View Post
    Considering the prices of these ARES cards, they should stop messing about and cram 3 GPUs on them!
    Why stop at 3? Quad SLI on a single card FTW
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