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VisionTek Radeon R7 260X 2GB Overclocked Video Card Review - Sound Test

VisionTek Radeon R7 260X 2GB Overclocked Video Card Review
Not a name that pops up a lot, but we check out the VisionTek R7 260X 2GB and overclock it. Let's see how it performs right now.
| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Dec 4, 2013 10:01 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: VisionTek

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 sit a little higher. You can see while the idle isn't bad at load, we do start to climb towards that 70dB area, which we see on some higher-end cards.

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