Very quiet and relatively cool.
Solid core overclocking.
Voltage control over the GPU.
Matches GTX 680 performance.
Very power efficient.
Excellent memory overclocking potential.
Up to four active displays now, makes surround possible with one card.
Support for PCIExpress 3.0.
No asshipping memory overclocking.
Memory not overclocked out of the box.
Dynamic OC can't be turned off.
Manual overclocking more complicated than before.
No technology similar to AMD's ZeroCore power.
By TechRadar on February 11, 2013
Featuring an only slightly cut-down GK104 GPU compared to the top-end GTX 680, we were big fans of the GTX 670 when it first tipped up. It was only a little slower than the top GeForce card and was much cheaper. It also had a performance lead on the HD...70
By APC Magazine on August 02, 2012
We've always had a soft spot for the middleman in Nvidia's performance GPU family, starting with the GeForce GTX 470, following up with fond memories of the GTX 570. These products have traditionally aimed for the high-end gamer who can't...100
By bjorn3d.com on August 02, 2012
ASUS continues its premier GPU offerings of the Nvidia lineup with the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II TOP edition. This is no joke as we just finished testing the 680 version of this card and the performance was downright exceptional. The 670 is the...100
By VR-Zone on July 09, 2012
Quick recap on the GTX 670 As we can see from this block diagram of the GK104 die, the GTX 670 has one of eight SMX units disabled, which is a common way of putting crocked ASICs that do not meet full binning standards to good use instead of throwing...90
By Hardware Canucks on July 05, 2012
The ASUS GTX 670 DirectCu II TOP is one of the few cards on the market that offers something for everyone. It should be appealing to those who want top-tier performance without stepping up to a pricy GTX 680, there are enough features to keep...-
By Expreview on June 08, 2012
The DirectCU cooler has quiet a decent cooling performance, the loading temperature can control at 69℃, fan rotation speed is proper, we basically can’t hear much noise, which is much more excellent than reference cooler. Besides, the...-
By HEXUS.net on May 28, 2012
Review: ASUS GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II TOP 2GBby Tarinder Sandhu on 28 May 2012, 10:54 Tags: ASUSTeK (TPE:2357) Quick Link: HEXUS.net/qabg7n Add to My Vault: ASUS GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II TOP 2GB £388.40 Free shipping for HEXUS members* Have...90
By Guru of 3D on May 10, 2012
Welcome to another GeForce GTX 670 review, in this article we'll look at a really nice offering from ASUS, a factory overclocked, custom cooled, custom designed PCB GeForce GTX 670, yes it is the DirectCUII TOP edition alright. The GeForce GTX 670...-
By Guru of 3D on May 10, 2012
Final Words & Conclusion Right then, conclusion time. First off, NVIDIA might have shot themselves in the foot. I mean why buy GeForce GTX 680 if GeForce GTX 670 is so darn close in terms of overall performance? If anything SLI with its offsets here...-
By techPowerUp! on May 10, 2012
Yes, you've seen correctly, the ASUS GeForce GTX 670 Direct CU II TOP is the first graphics card ever that I gave a perfect ten score. The stock GeForce GTX 670 provides already great performance, but ASUS has topped that by boosting it with a large...100