Posts Tagged: gtx 480

Gigabyte Radeon HD 5870 SOC (Super Overclock) Review

I recently received a couple treats from Gigabyte Japan, namely a pair of new Radeon HD 5870 Super Overclock or “SOC” edition video cards. These cards feature a “binned” GPU, a custom PCB with tons of high-end features, and a custom air cooler. They also come with a factory rating of 950MHz for the GPU and 1250MHz for the GDDR5 memory, a significant boost over the 850/1200MHz speed of the reference cards. I took this beast of a card, and as you might expect, I put it through its paces with a buffet of benchmarks to find the absolute limits of performance. Read More

GTX 470 Mini Review

Today we will be looking at the much anticipated and first DX11 offering from Nvidia, the Fermi/GF100 or better known in the retail chain as the GTX 470 and GTX 480. More specifically, we will be looking at the little brother of the two, the GTX 470. Read More