Nvidia GeForce GTX 690 4GB GDDR5 PCIe
The Nvidia GeForce GTX 690 features 3,072 CUDA cores, 4GB of GDDR5 RAM at 6.0Gbps running on a 512-bit bus and a base clock of 915MHz, although it can be boosted to 1019MHz. Video output is provided by three dual-link DVI ports and a single Mini-DisplayPort 1.2 output. Power is provided by two 8-pin connectors using a new 10-phase heavy duty power supply which is connected to a ten layer two-ounce copper PCB.
Temps and powerdraw stats.
Enables four GPU rendering from two cards.
Very low power consumption.
Nvidia Surround and 3D Vision Surround on a single card solution.
Awesome performance, Reaches GTX 680 SLI performance levels.
Blocks a second expansion slot.
Dynamic OC can't be turned off, Manual overclocking more complicated than before.
By Tom's Hardware UK on September 05, 2013
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By X-bit Labs on July 06, 2013
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By InsideHW on August 12, 2012
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By APC Magazine on August 09, 2012
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By uk.hardware.info on August 02, 2012
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By X-bit Labs on August 01, 2012
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By BeHardware on July 03, 2012
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By Bit-tech.net on June 13, 2012
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By Atomic MPC on May 24, 2012
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By DigitalVersus on May 16, 2012
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