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Power And Temperature Benchmarks

System Builder Marathon, Sept. 2010: $1000 Enthusiast PC

Adding insult to injury, the new enthusiast system draws less power than last quarter's rig, while generating similar CPU temperatures.

The GeForce GTX 470 does get a lot hotter than the Radeon HD 5830 cards, but the fact that it took two Radeon cards in CrossFire naturally affected our power results in a negative way.

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