Editors Liked

  • Very quiet cooling system with performance oriented fan profile
  • Lower temps than reference designs at Idle mode
  • Performance improvement over GTX 460 is impressive
  • Overclocking headroom is similar to the GTX 460
  • High quality components, including Super Alloy Power Design
  • Easy to use and helpful software
  • Excellent cooling due to the Direct CU II Design
  • Substantial performance improvement over GTX 460
  • Overclocked out of the box
  • HDMI output

Editors Didn't Like

  • Voltage limited to 1.15 V
  • Noisy under load
  • Power draw limiter could complicate advanced overclocking
  • Still limited to two active display outputs per card
  • Card is longer than other GTX 560 cards
  • DirectX 11 relevance limited at this time