17 Eagle 7950GT w Zalman Cooler Review

We’ve all seen a tonne of NVIDIA 7950GT Graphics Cards reviewed the past few
months. Almost all of those follow NVIDIA’s reference design. How about getting
a little more adventurous with us? We explore a non-reference 7950GT graphics
card, the Eagle 7950GT – with a special zalman cooler attached.

We’ve all seen a tonne of NVIDIA 7950GT Graphics Cards reviewed the past few
months. Almost all of those follow NVIDIA’s reference design. How about getting
a little more adventurous with us? We explore a non-reference 7950GT graphics
card, the Eagle 7950GT – with a special zalman cooler attached.

1 Eagle 7950GT w Zalman Cooler Review

I don’t know… what brand is this card? I can’t tell from that sticker on
the Flower designed cooler.

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Ok, let us try again… that looks like an eagle… It is an Eagle! The right
side of the card is laden with capacitors and inductors, tipped off with a PCIE
power connector at the corner.

 

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Right at the bottom right of the front of the card lies the Voltage Regulator
for the Graphics Processing Unit – right beside a MOSFET.

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Higher up, the RT9232 chip provides power for the 256MB of GDDR3
Memory onboard.

 

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An SLI Ready Card, you will find the SLI Connector at the usual
spot.