Asus GeForce GTX 590 3GB GDDR5 PCIe

  • Asus GeForce GTX 590 3GB GDDR5 PCIe
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Based on 10 scores, 19 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    4
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • High 3D performance.
  • Lower noise than HD 6990.
  • Supports more than two active displays.

Cons:

  • Expensive.
  • Performance is not higher than HD 6990.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechRadar on 90

So here it is, the pinnacle of Nvidia engineering and the fastest single-PCB graphics card the Santa Clara company has ever produced. It's quite spectacular – we're talking about one board with two of the most powerful GPUs Nvidia's...

By Atomic MPC on 90

ASUS GTX590Could be the perfect card, but needs to be...

By itreviews.com on 60

The GTX 590 is an awesome piece of technology, but its failure to capture the fastest video card crown despite a price tage of £600 is a disappointment....

By Motherboards.org on

The year is still in its early stages and yet we have seen the release of many a new video card in such a short time. Just recently AMD released their Dual GPU competitor the new Radeon HD 6990, and today March 25 2011 NVIDIA makes their mark on the...

By HardOCP on

The value of the GeForce GTX 590 is questionable. It costs within $10 of the Radeon HD 6990 at $710 (depending on street prices), but we have seen more than not the Radeon HD 6990 offers better performance at that price. The Radeon HD 6990 also has...

By Bit-tech.net on 80

It’s a credit to Asus that it managed to get us one of these super-high-end cards for our launch article, so we’ll frame our conclusion around this card and its recommended retail price of £590 inc VAT. After all, this is a card that...

By HardwareHeaven on 90

When we were first shown the GTX 580 and 570 by NVIDIA it was clear that they had put some considerable focus on creating cards and GPUs which were offered better build quality and design than the previous generation. With the GTX 590 they have taken...

By HEXUS.net on 60

AMD has won the battle of the reference cards, no doubt, but matters may just turn in NVIDIA's favour once a slew of partner cards have been through the labs. The Good Smaller and quieter than Radeon HD 69903D Vision Surround from one cardHas...

By Legit Reviews on

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590 is the new flagship single slot graphics card from NVIDIA and while it wins many of the benchmarks, it doesn't win them all and faces competition from the AMD Radeon HD 6990 that is equally priced. ...

By Overclock3D on 70

We've waited a long time for the successor to the GTX295 and we have to confess we're left feeling a little flat by the experience.All three of the top single cards from nVidia, the GTX560, GTX570 and GTX580 are stunning pieces of hardware that...

By Overclockers Club on

When I first pulled the ASUS GTX 590 out of the box, I was surprised at the fact that it was obviously smaller by comparison to its main competition, the HD 6990. When compared to the boxy 6990, the GTX 590 just looked lost in my HAF 932. The card...

By Pureoverclock on

From what we've seen with the launch of the GTX 590, it continues the winning ways of the GeForce 500 series cards. Frankly, Nvidia has been on a roll with its latest generation lineup across all price points of the market. We do know that the GTX...

By techPowerUp! on 70

NVIDIA's new GeForce GTX 590 sets out to conquer the dual GPU performance throne. It battles AMD's Radeon HD 6990 that was released just two weeks ago. Designing this kind of graphics card means you are limited by power and heat instead of by...

International Review By Alt om DATA on 80

har været markedets førende producent af grafikkort i lang tid. Når virksomheden siger, at den har nået højdepunktet inden for ingeniørkunst med det hurtigste enkeltkort nogensinde, spidser man ører.Det er noget af en...

International Review By Hard-H2O on

Como era de esperar, la Asus GTX590 se muestra como la bestia que es en todas las pruebas, aunque a partir de cierto punto las tarjeta gráficas resultan tan potentes que sólo se pueden comparar mediante benchmarks sintéticos, y es en este...

International Review By Magnus.de on 94

Während Nvidias Presseabteilung die Ge-Force GTX 590 als schnellste Grafikkarte der Welt anpreist, konnten unsere Labortests das nicht pauschal bestätigen. Unterm Strich lohnt sich der Kauf der Asus ENGTX590/3DIS/3GD5 nur für...

International Review By hdblog.it on

L’ASUS ENGTX590 ci ha riservato non poche sorprese durante la nostra prova, sorprese positive sotto gli aspetti più importanti che hanno chiarito non pochi dubbi anche a chi vi scrive. La potenza del progetto GeForce GTX590 di certo non...

International Review By Ocaholic German on

Mit der GTX 590 hat ASUS ebenfalls das neue Dual-GPU-Flagschiff von NVIDIA ins Portfolio aufgenommen. Die Karte basiert bis auf den marginal angehobenen Kern- sowie Speichertakt auf dem Referenzdesign. Nichts desto Trotz sind wir gespannt, wie sich...

International Review By HardTecs4U on

Nach mehr als zwei Jahren meldet sich NVIDIA zurück im Markt der Dual-GPU-Grafikkarten – etwas später als vielleicht geplant. Dabei wurden dem "Comeback" Grenzen gesetzt und zwar durch gängige Spezifikationen. Obwohl man sich erst...