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BFG Technologies GeForce 6800 Ultra OC Review - Page 2 of 6

PACKAGING
As of the writing of this article, there is no retail packaging for the BFG 6800 Ultra OC. So, for the near future at least, you'll receive the card in a nondescript whitebox package.


Whitebox Package

It's kind of neat in a way to get a card like this. It's sort of like a "secret package"...ooooh, wonder what's inside? ;)

Whitebox Unsheathed!

So, inside we have the 6800 Ultra OC in the requisite anti-static bag. The card was secured between two 1/4" thick pieces of yellow foam, each of which was in a bubble wrap baggie. I should add that this whitebox was shipped in a larger box filled with packing peanuts. It did the trick as the card arrived in excellent condition.

Also inside the whitebox was a: Quick Install Guide, Game demo CD, Driver/Tech Demo CD, two VGA-DVI converters and two molex Y-splitter cables.

CARD PHOTOS
This is one serious piece of equipment. It reminds me of a classic hot rod. Some people seem to like video cards to be small and diminutive. This card is not small, it is substantial and it is built like a brick you know what. Some SFF case owners will likely shy away from the 6800 Ultra OC, but that's the beauty of market segments.

Vrooooooooom!!!
 
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Backplate
 
This Just Looks Cool
 
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Last Updated on July 15, 2004


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