Galaxy GeForce GTX 470 GC 1280MB GDDR5 PCIe

  • Galaxy GeForce GTX 470 GC 1280MB GDDR5 PCIe
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Based on 4 scores, 5 reviews available
  • Excellent:
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  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
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  • Bad:
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Pros:

  • Good pricing, easy to clean the heat sink, silent operation, very good performance once overclocked, mini-HDMI to HDMI cable included (not just adapter), blue LED in the fan
  • Custom cooler is funky and makes maintenance easy, Much cooler than a stock card, Attractively priced

Cons:

  • Plastic portion of the heat sink looks cheap and flimsy, higher power consumption compared to reference card
  • Clock speeds too conservative, Custom cooler is slightly noisier

Expert reviews and ratings

By ITP.net on 80

The GTX 470 GC is a unique graphics card that packs superlative performance under its hood. Its simply the fastest GTX 470 weve tested....

By Atomic MPC on 80

A decent card with funky features, but no...

By TechTree on 80

This is probably the best part; Galaxy charges more or less the same price for this O.C version of the GTX 470. You should be able to find this for Rs.23000, which I must say isn't a bad price at all given the special features Galaxy has thrown in....

By HardwareZone.com on 85

It's been barely two months since the launch of the GeForce GTX 470 and already Galaxy has put out a non-reference GeForce GTX 470 card, and this is certainly impressive. What's also commendable is the unorthodox design of the cooler. A...

By HardOCP on -

Galaxy has produced a solid variant of a GeForce GTX 470 GPU powered video card. Galaxy has gone to great lengths to re-design this board and customize their own heatsink cooling device. Weve witnessed this cooling device's efficient cooling...