Editors Liked

  • Huge overclock out of the box, 23% faster than the GTX 980 Ti reference at 4K, Fans turn off in idle, Quiet during gaming, too, Smaller price increase than other high-end custom GTX 980 Tis, Memory is also overclocked out of the box, Good temperatures, Us
  • Extreme cooling capacity, Quiet operation, RGB color profiles, Capable of gaming at 4K
  • Huge overclock out of the box, 21% faster than the GTX 980 Ti reference at 4K, Quiet during gaming, Memory is also overclocked out of the box, Outstanding power efficiency, Waterblock also cools VRM and memory, Very low temperatures, Backplate included, L

Editors Didn't Like

  • Triple-slot cooler might not fit all cases, Slightly lower OC potential than other high-end GTX 980 Ti variants (with our sample)
  • Default fan profile lets GPU idle hot, High power requirements
  • Radiator adds to the card's overall size, requiring extra space in a case, Pump noise always audible, Tubes are a bit stiff, difficult to bend and route