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PowerColor PCS+ Radeon HD 7870 (Tahiti LE) 2GB Myst Video Card Review - Sound Test

We check out the new Tahiti LE based HD 7870 from PowerColor and give you the low down.

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 2, 2013 3:39 am
TweakTown Rating: 90%      Manufacturer: PowerColor

Sound Test

 

 

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 on the card are fantastic and you can see the card sits towards the bottom of the pack with ease which is fantastic.

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