MSI GeForce GTX 560 Ti Twin Frozr 2 OC 1GB GDDR5 PCIe

  • MSI GeForce GTX 560 Ti Twin Frozr 2 OC 1GB GDDR5 PCIe
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Based on 12 scores, 30 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    9
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Overclocked out of box.
  • No price increase compared to reference design.
  • Good overclocking potential.

Cons:

  • Noisy cooler in 3D.
  • Still limited to two active display outputs per card.

Expert reviews and ratings

By MadShrimps on -

Nvidia did well this time to not just go for a name change bundled with a small bump in performance. The 560 Ti cards are a real treat for gamers and overclockers. Retailing around the 170-200 euro mark they are pretty affordable and still have...

By XSReviews on -

So it doesn’t have the best performance, it’s still a very hardy little card and it overclocks like crazy. On top of that, it’s temps and wattage are very nice. If you want out of the box performance, there are better cards out there,...

By TechRadar on 80

Just as the GTX 570 was replacing the GTX 480, leaving the GTX 580 out on its own at the head of the single-GPU pack, here we've got the GTX 560 Ti retiring the GTX 470, not the GTX 460. Yes, that's a lot of numbers, but it does make sense,...

By iXBT Labs on -

MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II/OC is a very nice graphics card with the best price/performance ratio. And it also has a quiet and efficient...

By Overclock3D on 87

At the start we said how often it proves that two medium graphics cards in SLI are usually a better purchase than a single top-end one and so it proves once again.Price is always the factor in choosing a graphics card and it's the one area where, to...

By HEXUS.net on 80

The battle to produce the best GeForce GTX 560 Ti graphics card is being fought fiercely. With so much competition, partner cards are promising higher clocks, improved cooling and custom designs for little more than NVIDIA's standard MSRP. MSI's...

By techPowerUp! on 93

In a segment where we know a surprise awaits us with every new release, the GeForce GTX 560 Ti lived up to being a bundle of surprises. To begin with, it can bulldoze through any game at any resolution, making DirectX 11 games playable even at the...

By HardOCP on -

We feel strongly that MSI has done an excellent job building a video card around the GeForce GTX 560 Ti GPU. MSI’s Twin Frozr II heatsink and fan combo does exactly what it claims to. We are impressed with the temperature of this video cards At...

By Kitguru.net on 90

With a two year warranty and an asking price of just under £200, this is surely one of the best purchases you could make for a new...

By Benchmark Reviews on 93

IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to...

By PCPer on -

With three retail NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti offerings behind us, we know that picking one is going to be a difficult choice for some. Some users will really want the highest out-of-the-box overclocked settings and that would be where the Palit Sonic...

By Bjorn3D on 95

The performance difference between the MSI 560Ti and the Palit 460 has a spread of 15-30% difference across all benchmarks. With the overclocking in mind, another 5% can be added to that. Performance in games was admirable, and totally playable at...

By Bit-tech.net on 100

As impressive as the ’s stock-speed performance is, the MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II/OC improves upon this even further. The factory overclock might not be earth shattering, but it allows the card to close the gap to the , and in some cases the...

By Guru of 3D on -

Final Words & Conclusion The MSI GTX560 Ti Twin Frozer II tested today is an impressive card. It is the traditional Twin Frozer II series build and that means customized PCB with quality components, a nice aesthetic design, the card is factory clocked...

By Pureoverclock on -

The quick summary right off the bat is the MSI GTX 560 Ti Twin Frozr II OC takes what is already an impressive graphics card and pushes things to the next level. Continuing the success of the GTX 580 and 570, this new card brings excellent performance...

By Hardware Secrets on -

If you are thinking on buying the new GeForce GTX 560 Ti, the MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II/OC is a no-brainer: it costs the same as the reference model, but it is faster, provides a better cooling solution, and allows you to increase the GPU voltage,...

By Overclockers Club on -

If the release of the GTX 560-Ti didn't do anything else, it did kick the HD 6870's butt. The revamped GF114 core was able to more than outperform the GTX 460, and at some points was almost able to keep up with the 6950. MSI's offering of...

By VR-Zone on -

Last year, the launch of the GeForce GTX 460 to address the needs of most gamers sparked a NVIDIA comeback. Prior to the GeForce GTX 460, the GF100 chipset - NVIDIA's only DirectX 11 part then, had poor performance-to-watt ratio. The modified GF104...

By Maximum PC on 90

Nvidia’s engineering teams have been pretty busy lately, reengineering and streamlining the previously inefficient Fermi architecture. We’ve seen the GTX 580 and GTX 570 released in recent months. Now it’s the sweet spot GPU, the GTX...

International Review By PCBrain on 85

Msi è una delle più antiche aziende taiwanesi dedite alla produzione di hardware. E' da tempo immemore infatti che l'azienda ci delizia con prodotti customizzati di altissimo livello, arrivando a sfornare soluzioni come la strabiliante...