Gigabyte's new GTX 580 doesn't need SupaPipes, the whole card is Supa!
Subject: Graphics Cards | October 4, 2011 - 02:17 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Tagged: nvidia, GTX580, gigabyte, Gigabyte GeForce GTX 580 Super Overclock
Gigabyte's new GeForce GTX 580 Super Overclock card sports a custom cooler with three fans and frequencies that can be changed from 772MHz GPU and f 1544 MHz RAM (1.5GB) to 855MHz and 1710 MHz at the flip of a switch. Those used to AMD cards might be disappointed by the outputs, two DVI ports and one mini-HDMI output seem sparse compared to a Radeon. From X-bit Labs testing, the card proves faster than the HD6970 in all but one test by a range of 11% - 24%, however you are also looking at paying at least 30% more than an overclocked HD6970. See how your favourite games performed on the Gigabyte board in the full review.
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