Gigabyte GeForce GTX 580 1.5GB GDDR5 PCIe

  • Gigabyte GeForce GTX 580 1.5GB GDDR5 PCIe
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Based on 6 scores, 17 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    3
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Good performance at base clocks.
  • Requires only one 8pin PCIe power connector.
  • Excellent overclocking potential.

Cons:

  • Consumes more power.
  • Somewhat noisier.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on -

Gigabyte's GeForce GTX 580 SOC is a perfect example of what a high-end graphics card should be. At first glance, it may seem like the product is "hardcore" but somehow that just isn't accurate. The card is surprisingly practical, which is...

By Maximum PC on 80

We found the Asus Matrix GTX 580 Platinum that we reviewed in the November 2011 issue to be pretty badass: It’s a solid, factory-overclocked card that’s impressively easy to push even harder. But it’s also three slots wide and requires...

By PCPer on -

Gigabyte should be proud of its GTX 580 Super Overclock card as it is one of the last and best NVIDIA GF110 graphics cards on the market. Even though there are some other models like the ASUS MATRIX and EVGA Classified that are more impressive...

By Overclock3D on 97

What can we say about the Gigabyte GTX580 Super Overclock that isn't obvious to anyone who has read the preceding pages? And if you haven't read the preceding pages, stop skipping to the conclusion and go back, there is a wealth of useful...

By X-bit Labs on -

The Gigabyte GeForce GTX 580 SuperOverclock is not only the fastest single-GPU graphics card available today but also immaculate in terms of cooling efficiency. The latter factor is most important for premium-class cards with their high heat...

By Bjorn3D on 90

GIGABYTE has done something right with the GTX 580 SOC, and it hits a home run with its excellent performance thanks to its aggressive factory overclocking. In fact, it is the fastest GTX 580 available to date, offering up to 20% gain over reference...

By Hardware Canucks on -

In the last few weeks we have seen quite a few comments on various forums which voiced worries that spending big bucks on a new graphics card will prove to be a waste due to the false hope that new flagship GPUs are just around the corner. And cards...

By Guru of 3D on -

GV-N580SO-15I from the Gigabyte Super Overclock Series It's always pretty darn interesting when a graphics card manufacturer simply purchases the GPU from the ODM, and then starts building a new card around it. Not many names in the industry have...

By HEXUS.net on 80

Gigabyte has produced yet another impressive addition to its award-winning Super Overclock range. The GTX 580 SOC is without a doubt the fastest single-GPU solution in our high-end line up, and the card's substantial out-the-box performance is...

International Review By Hardware-Mag on -

Gigabyte macht der Produktbezeichnung "Super Overclock" alle Ehre und hat die Taktraten wahrlich enorm in die Höhe getrieben! Dies macht sich durchweg in allen Benchmarks bemerkbar und die Gigabyte GeForce GTX 580 Super Overclock gleichzeitig zur...

International Review By TechSweden on 90

och BetygAtt AMD baserade grafikkort har bättre pris/prestanda än NVIDIA grafikkort är ju ingen nyhet, vi ser även att det är mellan korten som ger mest prestanda per krona.Så att GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 580 SO hamnar en bit...

International Review By Tom's Hardware on -

Vier werksübertaktete GeForce-GTX-580-Karten im Test: Gigabytes GeForce GTX 580 Super Overclock, MSIs N580GTX Twin Frozr II/OC, Sparkles X580 Captain sowie die GeForce GTX 580 AMP²! Edition von Zotac. Welche der Karten ist den Preisaufschlag wert? Die...

International Review By Clubic on 73

A l'heure de refermer ce comparatif de GeForce GTX 580 overclockés c'est bien naturellement que notre préférence va à la GeForce GTX 580 Lightning de MSI ! La carte est en effet la plus convaincante. Certes l'embonpoint...

International Review By Noticias 3D on -

Vemos que Gigabyte ha lanzado dos modelos de GeForce GTX 580 con este peculiar sistema de refrigeración y PCB, se trata de la GV-N580UD-15I y de la GV-N580SO-15I. Además de este par de modelos, Gigabyte ya comercializó una GTX 580 de...

International Review By svethardware.cz on -

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 580 Super OverClock je speciální edicí běžné GeForce GTX 580, takže disponuje zcela stejným základem v podobě čipu GF110. Gigabyte svou luxusní verzi GeForce vybavil...

International Review By Hardwareluxx on -

Gigabyte hat sich zu einem Premium-Hersteller gemausert der mit jeder Grafikkarten-Generation und zu fast jedem Modell, und dabei spielt es keine Rolle ob AMD oder NVIDIA, eine Karte auf den Markt bringt, die dem Großteil der Konkurrenz voraus ist....

International Review By SweClockers on -

Taiwanesiska Gigabytes populära Super Overclock-koncept har använts med framgång på ett antal grafikkortsserier. Turen har nu kommit till Geforce GTX 580 där en väl tilltagen kylare i kombination med påkostade...