Gigabyte GeForce GTX 680 Windforce 3 OC 2GB GDDR5 PCIe GV-N680OC-2GD

  • Gigabyte GeForce GTX 680 Windforce 3 OC 2GB GDDR5 PCIe GV-N680OC-2GD
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Based on 8 scores, 20 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    3
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Excellent temps (at expense of noise, mind), Very good powerdraw figures.

Cons:

  • Expensive, at almost £500, GTX 670 OC cost £100 less

Expert reviews and ratings

By Overclock3D on 47

One of the very cool things about the current generation of graphics cards for end users is that even the bog standard specification models have huge performance. Of course this does mean that the thriving industry of big companies pumping out...

By APC Magazine on 80

What do you get when you take a reference Nvidia GeForce GTX 680, improve its power delivery, increase the cooling capacity and overclock it by more than 70MHz? A serious gaming card.The Gigabyte GTX 680 OC is one of the first custom cards on the...

By HEXUS.net on 70

Review: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 680 OC - Kepler rides againby Tarinder Sandhu on 15 June 2012, 10:01 3.5 Tags: Gigabyte (TPE:2376) Quick Link: HEXUS.net/qabian Add to My Vault: We've previously looked at a custom-cooled GeForce GTX 680 in the form of...

By TechRadar on 70

As impressed as we were by the reference design for the Nvidia GTX 680 , we've been holding our breath waiting for the actual manufacturer's SKUs to tip up, and here is the Gigabyte GTX 680 Overclock Edition. Subscribe and save Find out more about PC...

By Vortez on

The GIGABYTE GTX680 Windforce 3x is an excellent graphics card which is sure to be held in very high regard on many enthusiast forums. It runs very cool, very quiet (under normal use) and perhaps most importantly it is very fast. Surveying our...

By Overclock3D on 77

There is an old saying that a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down. So let's start off with a spoonful of sugar.The Gigabyte GTX680 Windforce starts of strongly with a truly stunning cooler, especially if silence is your thing. We've seen a...

By Expreview on

Gigabyte GTX 680 OC boasts powerful WindForce 3x cooler, the loading temperature is only 78℃, additionally the noise is quiet low as well, in gaming loading condition, the card outperforms the reference model greatly in temperature and noise.As for...

By VR-Zone on 85

Benchmarks Conclusion Price: Unknown, probably more than the reference cards MSRP of $499 . ProsConsFaster than the competition Factory Overclocked (~80MHz more) Good acoustics (relative to the reference blower) 8+6 pin PCIe power connectors,...

By Guru of 3D on

It has been a fairly short time ever since GeForce GTX 680 was released by NVIDIA. Meanwhile we have shown you the reference review, 2-way, heck even 3-way SLI articles and an overclocking tweaking guide just on this one product. It's now half April...

International Review By overclockers.ru on

Нечасто на тестовых стендах авторов лаборатории появляются видеокарты Gigabyte, но если это случается, то они всеми способами стараются доказать свою состоятельность. По итогам тестирования Gigabyte GV-N680OC-2GD оставила впечатление законченного и...

International Review By 59Hardware on

Comment ne pas craquer pour la GV-N680OC-2GD au design réussit, à son esthétique moderne et à sa qualité de conception ? De plus Gigabyte nous a habitué à des composants de qualité améliorant leur rendement tout en étant économes. Tout comme les...

International Review By 59Hardware on

Grâce à son suffixe « OC », la carte bénéficie donc d'un overclocking d'usine et pour refroidir les hardeurs d'une telle puissance de calcul, Gigabyte couvre la puce de son célèbre système de refroidissement utilisant la technologie « Triangle Cool »...

International Review By pc.zoznam.sk on

Nereferenčná GeForce GTX 680 s WindForce chladením od Gigabyte patrí k tomu najlepšiemu, čo možno na trhu s grafickými kartami nájsť. Trojica ventilátorov je v uzavretej bedni nepočuteľná a ani pri záťaži nedáva o sebe príliš vedieť. High-end riešenie...

International Review By chip.com.tr on 93

Oyuncuların tüm ihtiyaçlarını karşılayacak bir grafik kartı. Üretim bandından overclock'lu olarak çıkması önemli bir avantaj. Üç fanlı soğutucu sayesinde grafik işlemci ve belleklere daha da overclock yapılabilir. Saatler süren oyunlarda bile hissedilir...

International Review By PCWorld France on

Gigabyte propose avec la GeForce GTX 680 OC WindForce 3X une version complètement personnalisée du fleuron mono-GPU de NVIDIA. Overclockée d'usine et équipée du système de refroidissement maison le WindForce 3X, les...

International Review By Noticias 3D on

En el momento en que se estrena una tarjeta gráfica salta la liebre y todos los fabricantes se apresuran por sacar su propia versión. GIGABYTE nos tiene acostumbrados a unos modelos con sello propio y que, de una forma u otra, destacan en algún...

International Review By coolaler.com on

上個月(3)NVIDIA正式發佈了GTX 680 顯示卡,有不少玩家都見識過其威力,甚至早早就已經入手了,不過初期各廠家所推出的GTX 680大多是公版,直到最近才陸續有專版或超頻版本推出。最近小弟入手了一張技嘉的GTX 680 OC超頻版,來跟各位分享一下測試成績,順便比較先前所測的HD 6970以及HD 6950的效能差異。 在測試之前,先來小小複習一下GTX...

International Review By chinese.vr-zone.com on 85

強化了供電部分與散熱性能的GTX 680有何魅力,讓我們一起看看 技嘉,似乎不用多做介紹,身為這個產品前幾大的製造商,對於自己技術力的自信也驅使自己除了Refrence設計的產品之外求新求變。WindForce產品線正是其囊括了AMD與Nvidia兩個品牌的非公版顯卡產品,在視覺的上的特色通常正是技嘉招牌的藍色PCB,另外配上了碩大的Windforce散熱器。隨著GTX 680的發表,技嘉也推出了自己的Windforce...

International Review By u-sm.ru on

Как и должно быть у карты с нереференсной системой охлаждения (но как, увы, бывает далеко не всегда), ситуация в тесте с уровнем шума и температурами у продукта Gigabyte обстоит лучше, чем у продукта Nvidia в первозданном его виде. Сравните температуру в...

International Review By Tom's Hardware on

Mit der GTX 680 OC Windforce X3 als reine Boardpartner-Lösung möchte sich Gigabyte nicht nur deutlich von der Armada der Referenz-Karten absetzen, sondern auch im Klub der verbesserten Karten kräftig punkten. Ob und wie das gelungen ist, lesen Sie...