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Sapphire Radeon HD 6850 Vapor-X OC 1GB Video Card Review - Sound Test

Sapphire expands the Vapor-X line with the introduction of the HD 6850. Let's see how the card goes.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Sep 1, 2011 9:54 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%      Manufacturer: Sapphire

Sound Tests

 

 

Pulling out the TES 1350A Sound Level Meter we find ourselves quickly yelling into the top of it to see how loud we can be.

 

After five minutes of that we get a bit more serious and place the device two CM away from the fan on the card to find the maximum noise level of the card when idle (2D mode) and in load (3D mode).

 

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Noise levels are also very good under load coming in just below 56 dB.

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