Editors Liked

  • Excellent performance; attractivelooking card; DisplayPort connector
  • Factory overclock is stable; Great performance; Super quiet
  • Reasonable price, Faster than GTX 480, Overclocked out of the box, Very quiet in idle, Reduced power consumption, Native HDMI & DisplayPort output, Professional looks, Support for DirectX 11, Support for CUDA / PhysX

Editors Didn't Like

  • Huge power draw; requires 8pin connector; a little on the noisy side
  • Little room for further overclocking
  • Still not as power efficient as AMD's designs, Does not use CHiL voltage regulator less options for voltage tuning, Higher power draw than reference design, Noisy under load, Power draw limiter could complicate advanced overclocking, Still limited to