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Reviewed by: Ed Lau [06.15.04]
Manufactured by: Albatron

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Cooling on the card itself is handled by a chunky chopper cooler which looks exactly like every other heatsink on the market except for the fact that it's copper. Copper heatsinks cover the BGA RAM. I'm not quite sure if this will be effective as copper usually requires a high speed fan to produce great cooling numbers.

The bracket contains the usual VGA, DVI and S-video connectors. The 5700P Turbo is not a VIVO card and does TV-out only. It comes with usual cables for TV out but strangely missing is the DVI-to-VGA adapter that we've come to expect from everyone. This card does have dual display support so why Albatron decided to leave out an adapter is beyond me but perhaps they're encouranging people to move away from chunky CRTs in favor of more svelte LCDs. I mean, having one CRT on your desk already takes up enough space but TWO?

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