Editors Liked

  • Extremely high frame rates for a single-GPU card, Air cooled, yet quiet, Good build quality
  • Charttopping frame rates for a singleGPU card, Extremely powerful and quiet, Built like a tank
  • Relatively small price increase over reference design, Huge overclock out of the box, 18% faster than the GTX 980 Ti reference at 4K, Quiet during gaming, Memory is also overclocked out of the box, Fans turn off in idle and light gaming—no noise, Good te
  • Exceeds gaming performance compared to a much expensive Nvidia GTX Titan X, Highest Factory overclocked GTX 980 Ti at the time of writing, Metal shroud and backplate with excellent finish, Three 90mm fan with custom blade design, Stays cool even with furt
  • Unparalleled singlegpu perf, Rocksolid build quality, Quiet at all times, Overclocked memory, Fiveyear warranty

Editors Didn't Like

  • Takes up a lot of interior space, Tricky software utility
  • Huge, like a tank, Overclocking software needs a serious overhaul
  • Higher power draw than comparable cards, Tripleslot cooler might not fit into all cases
  • Lack of information on the packagingBase/Boost clock speed and dimensions
  • Larger than most rivals