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Cooking An Egg On A GeForce GTX 480 Video Card

Post by Apoptosis » Tue Mar 30, 2010 3:05 pm

Stay tuned...
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Post by skier » Tue Mar 30, 2010 3:08 pm

I like where this is going.
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Post by jnanster » Tue Mar 30, 2010 3:10 pm

Well there ya have it!
Something you can't do on ATI card, so there....(almost can't do on an ATI card)....
Wonder if it pops popcorn?
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Post by Apoptosis » Tue Mar 30, 2010 3:14 pm

jnanster wrote: Wonder if it pops popcorn?
Popcorn = 150+ degrees C
Egg = An egg needs a temperature of 158°F to become firm or 70C... Although, it should start turning white over 64-65C
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Re: Cooking An Egg On A GeForce GTX 480 Video Card

Post by jnanster » Tue Mar 30, 2010 3:21 pm

Apoptosis wrote:
jnanster wrote: Wonder if it pops popcorn?
Popcorn = 150+ degrees C
Egg = An egg needs a temperature of 158°F to become firm or 70C... Although, it should start turning white over 64-65C
Maybe if we modify the heat sink.
That's it, a Canola cooled heat sink.
I'll start working on the thermodynamics.
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Post by InspectahACE » Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:00 pm

You know, if nVIDIA sees this they might charge more
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Post by DL13 » Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:01 pm

:lol: :lol:
Can I get bacon with that?
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Post by werty316 » Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:52 pm

BAH HAHAHA! :lol: who didn't see this comin'
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Post by spitter » Tue Mar 30, 2010 9:48 pm

LOL, Folds and makes breakfast, yummm!

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Post by areos » Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:12 pm

C'mon guys, we need to see if it can cook a hotpocket. Preferably in less than 2 minutes!

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Post by DL13 » Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:21 pm

areos wrote:C'mon guys, we need to see if it can cook a hotpocket. Preferably in less than 2 minutes!
Ya good point, if it can you don't have to get up and go to the kitchen to eat, you can just keep playing your favorite game.
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Re: Cooking An Egg On A GeForce GTX 480 Video Card

Post by hark » Wed Mar 31, 2010 1:00 am

If the newer cards keep up the temperature, will there be a cooking benchmark section in reviews? :lol:

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Post by SAMSAMHA » Wed Mar 31, 2010 1:18 am

mmh, looks like the green camp forgot all about being "Green" for making one of the hottest and power hunger video card ever produced. I guess they are planning to heat our mother earth during the cold coming winter:)

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Re: Cooking An Egg On A GeForce GTX 480 Video Card

Post by Geezy » Wed Mar 31, 2010 5:40 am

Is there a video of this by any chance ?, my brother wont accept this as he his a die hard fanboy, please help me to save him $100 :prayer:

imagine gaming and cooking dinner at the same time lol your wives cant complain about this buy guys.
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Post by Illuminati » Wed Mar 31, 2010 7:17 am

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Post by Apoptosis » Wed Mar 31, 2010 8:13 am

Geezy wrote:Is there a video of this by any chance ?, my brother wont accept this as he his a die hard fanboy, please help me to save him $100 :prayer:

imagine gaming and cooking dinner at the same time lol your wives cant complain about this buy guys.
yes, the video can be found in the article that was posted this morning:
http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1264/1/
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Post by Xolso » Wed Mar 31, 2010 3:13 pm

it's pathetic how hot this gpu can get

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Post by DL13 » Wed Mar 31, 2010 8:06 pm

:lol: Good review Nat.
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Re: Cooking An Egg On A GeForce GTX 480 Video Card

Post by Smin » Mon Apr 05, 2010 10:19 am

lol, that is funny. Any results?

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