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FRONTPAGE CES 2014: MSI Reveals R9 290X Lightning and GTX 760 Gaming ITX Video Cards

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Nov 1, 1998
With AMD and NVIDIA having already released the latest generation of GPUs, there was not much in the way of new video card technology (well outside of G-SYNC) on display at CES 2014. However, MSI showed off two new video cards that definitely caught our attention and of course a few other goodies.

First up, the R9 290X Lightning features a stout heatpipe cooler with three fans that MSI claims should outperform most of the other coolers on the market. Due to the robust nature of the cooler, there is a structural support underneath the cooler to maintain the PCB's rigidity... ... Return to article to continue reading.