Asus GeForce GTX 580 Matrix Platinum 1.5GB GDDR5 PCIe

  • Asus GeForce GTX 580 Matrix Platinum 1.5GB GDDR5 PCIe
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The GeForce GTX 580 has 4 Graphic Processing Clusters, 16 Streaming Multiprocessors, 512 CUDA Cores, 64 Texture Units and 48 Raster Operations Units, the graphics clock speed for fixed function units is set at 772MHz, Nvidia has also increased the shader frequency by 10% to a more aggressive 1544MHz.

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By Legit Reviews on

After spending several weeks with the ASUS MATRIX GeForce GTX580 Platinum and the EVGA GeForce GTX 580 Classified 3072MB we quickly discovered that both video cards are outstanding examples of what the engineers at each company can do. Both designs...

By Atomic MPC on 90

A hefty, but feature rich card, with an equally hefty price...

By Maximum PC on 90

The Asus Matrix GTX 580 Platinum is quiet, fast, and really, really easy to overclock. It's also massive. How massive? When we got the box, we thought Asus had shipped us a motherboard by mistake because the box was so large. The size of the pacage...

By Bit-tech.net on 85

With Nvidia’s next family of GPUs at least five months away, a GTX 580 1.5GB is still a solid option. A basic GTX 580 1.5GB card costs around £350, so you’re only paying £39 more for the quiet triple-slot cooler, the lightshow and...

By iXBT Labs on

Today we shall examine probably the fastest GeForce GTX 580 solution available. Designed for overclockers, it offers a whole lot of flexible adjustments and settings, too. Specifications Design Comparison with the reference design, front view ASUS...

By Bjorn3D on 85

The GTX 580 is the flagship of the Nvidia GPU lineup. There is a lot of power behind the GF110 core, once we get past the limitations of the reference design. ASUS and the ROG design team have done an excellent job of maximizing the potential of the...

By Overclockers Club on

What ASUS has done here is taken the enthusiasts out here under its wing and given them everything that they could possibly think of wanting in the ideal graphics card. With all the insanely tweaker-friendly MATRIX/Republic of Gamers features, the...

By PCPer on

ASUS may have perfected the GeForce GTX 580 with the Republic of Gamers Matrix GTX 580 by combining a customer designed board, power system and cooler that sets it above the rest of the cards we have tested in house. The only downside to this card is...

By ITP.net on 80

While the Matrix carries a stratospheric price tag, it is one of the maddest and most potent graphics cards we’ve ever tested....

By Pureoverclock on

The ASUS GTX 580 Matrix Platinum is a rather interesting product as we've seen today. As part of the Republic of Gamer lineup, it is by definition an extreme product. The included accessories are extensive as we've come to expect from the ROG...

By Neoseeker on

The ASUS Matrix GTX580 Platinum is no ordinary graphics card, and the physical size of this beast speaks volumes. On a single PCB, ASUS was able to include features such as TweakIT, which allows for real-time fan and voltage control simply by pressing...

By TechRadar on 90

Nvidia's GTX 580 is one high performance piece of silicon. Not only does it iron out the problems of the initial Fermi release – the GTX 480 – it builds upon that sturdy architecture with more CUDA cores and faster...

By Hardware Canucks on

With a large number of overclocked and custom cooled GTX 580 cards already on the market, ASUS needed to hit a home run with the Matrix Platinum edition. For the most part that’s exactly what they did. Everything about this card feels like it was...

By Ocaholic on

With the GTX 580 Matrix Platinum, ASUS has a new flagship in its portfolio. The card has been redesigned from bottom up and comes therefore with a massively extendes power design as well as numerous features which are most interesting for...

By Kitguru.net on 90

When Asus put time and effort into creating a modified, custom cooled graphics card the world sits up and takes notice, especially when it is based around Nvidia’s stunning GTX 580. Today we are looking at the new GTX 580 Matrix Platinum 1.5GB,...

By HardwareHeaven on 100

As mentioned earlier in the review when we last looked at an ASUS GTX 580 it was the DirectCU II model and that itself was probably the best GTX 580 we had seen. Since then there hasn't been a model which has hit the same levels so to see an...

By VR-Zone on 85

The ASUS MATRIX GTX 580 Platinum is a card aimed squarely at hardcore overclockers, who will appreciate the convenience afforded by the many overclocker-friendly features. However, most of these are easily accessible only when the MATRIX GTX 580 is...

By Hi Tech Legion on

The ASUS Matrix GTX 580 Platinum is a beast of a card, not just because of the aggressive “Republic of Gamers” look but also because of the sheer pixel crunching power. Handpicking the GPU chips was not enough for ASUS so the GTX 580...

By HardwareZone.com on 90

Surprisingly for an ASUS ROG product, this Matrix GTX580 Platinum doesn't come with clock speeds that will beat world records, at least not out of the box. While the default clocks are not too impressive, the tweaking features more than made up for...

By Guru of 3D on

ASUS GTX 580 Matrix Platinum 1.5 GB In the world of graphics cards there's a definitive shift of what you guys buy. Anno 2011 people tend to be prepared to spend a little more money in the mainstream to high-end segment in order to get a product...