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Old 04-19-11, 08:26 PM   #212
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Default Re: GeForce GTX 590 Review Thread

Originally Posted by Ninja Prime View Post
Its pretty cool to make stuff up, I guess. GTX 590 is the second loudest card ever, behind the 6990 by a few decibles, and even then, only in some situations. A lot of cards have since surpassed the infamous FX5800, it was just for the time, it was way louder than anything out there.
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The 6990 is 5db louder at HAWX, and a whopping 7db louder at Crysis. As 10db is considered "twice as loud" the 6990 is much louder.
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