The rumored Noctua-equipped RTX 3070 appeared on Asus’ Fb web page
There have been rumors that Asus partnered with Noctua, maker of very quiet PC case followers and this silent, fan-less CPU cooler, to make a customized Nvidia RTX 3070 desktop graphics card that appears like no different. Whereas its existence has leaked just a few instances, picked up by PC Gamer in current months, Wccftech was fast to identify that an Asus worker in Vietnam posted photographs of the graphics card and different data to the Asus ROG Vietnam Fb web page. These belongings have since been taken down, however not earlier than Wccftech was in a position to snag the images and pay attention to the small print.
This new GPU, apparently referred to as the RTX3070-08G-NOCTUA, gained’t be as reasonably priced as your common RTX 3070 (MSRP of $499), plus the price of a few Noctua followers. Asus’ Fb web page quickly listed the worth as 26 million đồng, which converts roughly to about $1,100. Phew. Although, we gained’t know the official pricing or launch dates and areas till Asus posts the information once more with out shortly eradicating it afterward.
In case Noctua isn’t a well-known title to you, its followers are sometimes the model of selection for PC builders who’re in search of a option to hold their rig operating quietly, whereas additionally including a singular look. It’s greatest recognized for the beige and brown colorway seen above, which seems each refined and retro. Past aesthetics, although, Noctua merchandise are likely to hold your gear cool whereas operating quietly, whereas typically coming in a slimmer profile than different aftermarket followers.
Noctua’s followers have such repute, in truth, that some folks have carried out surgical procedure on their GPUs, eradicating their inventory followers and changing them with Noctua case followers. There appear to be loads of individuals who have carried out it, after glancing at this discussion board publish at Linus Tech Suggestions. This Asus and Noctua collaboration looks like the perfect possibility for individuals who aren’t as accustomed to disassembling elements. It looks like you’ll pay dearly for it, although.