Giveaway! Take home a 20th Anniversary ASUS GeForce GTX 980!

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 12, 2015 - 12:11 PM |
Tagged: GTX 980, giveaway, contest, asus, anniversary

I bet many of you are going to feel a little old as you read this, but ASUS is celebrating its 20th anniversary of being in the graphics card market! Starting in 1996, when ASUS launched its first discrete graphics product based on the S3 Virge/DX GPU and running through 2015 with the release of updated GTX 900-series and AMD Radeon 200-series cards, ASUS has been a pivotal part of the GPU landscape.

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To celebrate this achievement, ASUS built a new, gold, 20th anniversary edition of its GeForce GTX 980 product, limited to only 200 units in all of North America! And the best part? You can win one right here on PC Perspective for FREE!

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This amazing graphics card has some killer features:

  • GTX 980 GPU
  • 4GB GDDR5 memory at 7.0 GHz
  • 1317 MHz Base / 1431 MHz Boost clocks
  • 8+8-pin power connections
  • DirectCU II 0db Fan Technology
  • Memory Defroster
  • "Safe Mode" VBIOS reload
  • 14-phase Super Alloy power

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How do you enter for this prize? Pay attention, there are some specifics!

  1. First and foremost, you must be subscribed to the ASUS PCDIY email list, which you can sign up for at Repeat: this is a requirement!
  2. You must leave a comment on the news story here and tell us what you love about ASUS graphics cards or the new 20th anniversary GTX 980 Special Edition!
  3. This is a global contest - so feel free to enter from anywhere in the world!
  4. You can gain other entries by utilizing the form below!

PCPer / ASUS 20th Anniversary GTX 980 Contest

The contest will end on May 15th at 9pm ET so be sure to get your entries in early!

Source: ASUS

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May 5, 2015 | 08:19 AM - Posted by Juan Alonzo (not verified)

The best clocks on the GTX980 graphics card!

May 5, 2015 | 08:20 AM - Posted by Lunatic Sentinel (not verified)

Over the years, I've often used Asus components in my computers, be it Graphics Cards, Motherboards, etc ... and I've never been disappointed with the end results. This new 20th Ann. Gold Edition GTX 980 confirms that Asus is committed
to quality and fully supports the gaming community. It combines a conservative design with a look that points to the future. Great looking card!!

May 5, 2015 | 08:22 AM - Posted by HeinousGamer

I've been an ASUS customer for over a decade. Motherboards, video cards, desktop wallpaper heh, you name it. I'm a fan of the DirectCU II cooler (GTX780) and love the black pipes on this card but I think the best feature is the 14 phase power delivery, wow. What I like best about ASUS graphics cards, motherboards etc. is simple...I've never had an issue with an ASUS product.

May 5, 2015 | 08:38 AM - Posted by nick11764

I love the look of ASUS videocards

May 5, 2015 | 09:00 AM - Posted by rafal (not verified)

Specs and build quality speak for themseleves and this thing would look just glorious with asus z97deluxe motherboard. To demonstrate that , many pictures will be shared... if only i win :D

May 5, 2015 | 09:20 AM - Posted by Damian Rickard (not verified)

Why I love ASUS... Awesome products, awesome support, and JJ. I've never used another MB manufacturer - and never will.

May 5, 2015 | 09:22 AM - Posted by Matt C (not verified)

ASUS makes quality products!


May 5, 2015 | 09:26 AM - Posted by obababoy

The first PC I built had an ASUS A7N8X Motherboard and an AMD 800mhz Athlon XP CPU! Not going to lie my GPU of choice then was the ATi Radeon 9800 Pro.

About 5 motherboards since then and I am still on ASUS(well Asrock right now). They have never let me down even in the dark ages of PC building when things rarely worked well.

I also have the ASUS VG236H 3D monitor which has worked great the last 5 years except for just recently the DVI port died which means no 3D and no 120hz. :(

I won't talk about my days with a Compaq 233mhz celeron computer and 3dfx voodoo3 2000 graphics card for crushing some Everquest(except for horrible loading times and 56k lag) and Half-Life!

May 5, 2015 | 09:27 AM - Posted by Freshie

I love that all 4GB of the GDDR5 memory will be useable.

May 5, 2015 | 09:31 AM - Posted by Matt C (not verified)

ASUS makes quality products!


May 5, 2015 | 09:53 AM - Posted by SilverBullet (not verified)

Always liked gold/black colour skeme. Love the card :)

May 5, 2015 | 10:01 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Definitely matches their gold-colored motherboards. Finally.

May 5, 2015 | 10:03 AM - Posted by Eric (not verified)

Love the DirectCUII line of coolers. Would love to upgrade my Asus DirectCUII 7970 :). Thanks guys!

May 5, 2015 | 10:14 AM - Posted by ultimate0player

I really like the 0 DB feature. My PC is nearly silent, only my graphics card and my HDD make some noises. I'm going to switch to a SSD and I woud like to change my graphics card, too.

May 5, 2015 | 10:15 AM - Posted by Nickleon

Asus graphics cards and motherboards are the best! And the 0db tech is awesome!

May 5, 2015 | 10:19 AM - Posted by Noah L (not verified)

Most reliable graphic card brand among the competitors...

May 5, 2015 | 10:26 AM - Posted by Zachary E Eslick (not verified)

ASUS made my first netbook which ran like a tank from falling multiple times to dropping in a snow bank My ASUS Eee PC was sweet. I find that ASUS products are great and video card are by Offer the best Quality with the best price

May 5, 2015 | 10:32 AM - Posted by Adeleet

Color schema looks really luxurious, fits my Asus motherbord with the gold accents.
Asus has got this 980 up to an out-of-the-box 1317/1431 overclock which is simply amazing, truly enthusiast.

May 5, 2015 | 10:37 AM - Posted by TinkerToyTech

That would work great on my media machine

May 5, 2015 | 10:38 AM - Posted by LadybugCrystal

ASUS = Awesome.
ASUS + Special Edition = Irresistible!
Please give it to me, ty.

May 5, 2015 | 10:43 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

I like the look of this Asus card, the raw power is great too.

May 5, 2015 | 10:45 AM - Posted by funandjam

Awesome giveaway, like the deus ex look to the gfx card!

May 5, 2015 | 11:03 AM - Posted by Alex Tyler (not verified)

I can't believe it's been that long! I have had numerous ASUS GPUs during that time, and each one was still working great when finally upgraded.

This anniversary GPU is one slick looking card... It'd look great in my case!

May 5, 2015 | 11:05 AM - Posted by Paul R. (not verified)

I love ASUS for the simple fact that they work, and work well.

May 5, 2015 | 11:08 AM - Posted by Razorwire (not verified)

asus products are awesome, my asus 660 graphics card has been rock solid. This new ASUS GeForce GTX 980 would be a dream come true !!

May 5, 2015 | 11:08 AM - Posted by Dominic (not verified)

One of my first nVidia cards was an Asus GeForce. Never broke, never had any trouble with it ^^

May 5, 2015 | 11:09 AM - Posted by RAY16

The custom coolers on ASUS cards have been really nice and it looks like that trend continues on this special edition 980. The black and gold color scheme is also a good choice—it reminds me of Deus Ex: Human Revolution.

May 5, 2015 | 11:13 AM - Posted by Razorwire (not verified)

awesome cards asus

May 5, 2015 | 11:16 AM - Posted by siriq111 (not verified)

ASUS has one of the best cooling on graphics cards! Had zero problems with mine back in the day. Would be awesome to own an ASUS 20th anniversary gtx 980!

May 5, 2015 | 11:17 AM - Posted by DamonJay (not verified)

ASUS makes the best graphics cards with premium components. Their reliability and performance is unmatched in the PC hardware industry!

May 5, 2015 | 11:20 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Runs Linux?

May 5, 2015 | 11:22 AM - Posted by KevinB2001 (not verified)

The best part about an Asus graphics card or any Asus component is reliability and customer service... Though it doesn't hurt that this one is one bad ath lookin motha trucka!

May 5, 2015 | 11:40 AM - Posted by Momir (not verified)

There is only true King of gaming...and his name is ASUS GTX 980 gold edition.

May 5, 2015 | 11:43 AM - Posted by ehvist

I like the way Asus usually over-engineers the fan/cooling system on their video cards.

May 5, 2015 | 11:54 AM - Posted by Gillani (not verified)

I bought my very first AMD GPU from Asus and since then it's all ASUS

May 5, 2015 | 12:01 PM - Posted by Spacebob

Asus components are always of the highest quality.

May 5, 2015 | 12:09 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

ASUS has never let me down and I am VERY ready to have a graphics card that lasts for a long time. It's a beauty!

May 5, 2015 | 12:15 PM - Posted by crackshot91 (not verified)

I remember my old Asus 8800GT. That thing was a workhorse, and it was built to last. Love the look of this 980!

May 5, 2015 | 12:20 PM - Posted by SunshineBS (not verified)

This card would pair wonderfully with asus's gold motherboard designs, which is great to see!

May 5, 2015 | 12:28 PM - Posted by dfl (not verified)

I've just recently been using asus mb +graphics card they have worked as advertised.getting to this asus 980 20th anniversery edition it's a great looking card. digi+vrm is impressive,the backplate is awesome,cooling solution is very good!just a great piece of hardware.

May 5, 2015 | 12:31 PM - Posted by Michael D. (not verified)

Like the gold look, a good contrast to the common black red or green that seems to be everywhere.

May 5, 2015 | 12:37 PM - Posted by MrRavens (not verified)

As much as we try to tell them to stop, ASUS still gives us black and gold. They got spunk, I can respect that. :P

May 5, 2015 | 12:38 PM - Posted by darth_revan43

I love the fact that it has 14 phase power delivery with Japanese made Super Alloy Power's capacitors for the VRM. This assures the card will still be functional in many years to come and that it will also achieve a better overclock with lower temperatures.

Well done ASUS!

May 5, 2015 | 12:43 PM - Posted by raven_65

ASUS has never let me down and I am VERY ready to have a graphics card that lasts for a long time. It's a beauty! I'm really curious to see how quiet it is and want to know if my favorite game will stop crashing when using it.

May 5, 2015 | 12:44 PM - Posted by Xavier Santana (not verified)

The 20th anniversary GTX 980 Special Edition looks great, but I really dig the use of the side LED as a load indicator. Gotta appreciate that ASUS ingenuity.

May 5, 2015 | 12:47 PM - Posted by kkrov

Badass video card !

May 5, 2015 | 01:04 PM - Posted by puppetworx

I like a BIG heat pipe (or five) in direct contact with my Silicon and Asus always leaves me satisfied. If you know what I mean...

May 5, 2015 | 01:05 PM - Posted by kunglao

I really like that Gold Accent of the Card. If I win I must make a Gold build with a modded chassis and some Gold fittings from Bitspower or EK

May 5, 2015 | 01:17 PM - Posted by Kartor

ASUS has good products, and more importantly, quality products.
You just can't go wrong.

The cooler rocks as well!

May 5, 2015 | 01:26 PM - Posted by AlbertJ (not verified)

Bring back the "want to see my Asus?" girls

May 5, 2015 | 01:31 PM - Posted by krek

I love ASUS, always has fantastic design and performance.

May 5, 2015 | 01:33 PM - Posted by Elle_H

I love the quality components on ASUS GPU's, plus the included backplates!

May 5, 2015 | 01:37 PM - Posted by Four_mantis

Because I´ve two Asus 680 DirectCUII Top in Sli, that thing is a monster.. xD

and like the motherboards ASUS make

Thx PCper.

May 5, 2015 | 01:38 PM - Posted by stigbeater (not verified)

i all ways try too choose asus products. ive all ways had good customer service. love the look of the 980 with the gold on it.

May 5, 2015 | 01:39 PM - Posted by Jonathan (not verified)

I have to say I really like the fact that the fans stop running below a certain temperature. Seems to me how it should be for everything that uses fans.

May 5, 2015 | 01:40 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

ASUS graphics cards are the best looking and the 20th Anniversary ASUS GeForce GTX 980 is no exception the color scheme is not that grate but i get it 20th Anniversary can't just be a red and black card again.

May 5, 2015 | 01:44 PM - Posted by Henry (not verified)

great quality components, design and the safe bios thing from Asus, powered by the lovely GM204, seems like a lovely combination

May 5, 2015 | 01:54 PM - Posted by William Kwok (not verified)

I love Asus Graphics cards, especially the 20th anniversary GTX 980 Special Edition!

May 5, 2015 | 01:56 PM - Posted by Claus (not verified)

I loooooove when my games run smoothly, and this is shiny i need plx

May 5, 2015 | 02:05 PM - Posted by JM Popaleetus (not verified)

Absolutely love the color scheme. Matches my Z97-Pro setup perfectly.

And if I won one, I'd have to BUY a second to SLI.

May 5, 2015 | 02:15 PM - Posted by madnikos

Of course is the quality that I love on every ASUS motherboard or graphics card and the 20th anniversary gtx 980 is no exception here!

May 5, 2015 | 02:52 PM - Posted by TheSaltySmasher (not verified)

Started looking into pc hardware for a couple of years now, and every reputable reviewers and review site seems to rate pretty high everything that ASUS does, so yeah I'm definitely buying my graphics card from ASUS.

May 5, 2015 | 02:53 PM - Posted by dbruckner (not verified)

Gold is so rad.

May 5, 2015 | 03:02 PM - Posted by clonzelda

This card is sexy, just what I need for The Witcher 3.

May 5, 2015 | 03:35 PM - Posted by Strykir

Wow!!! Next build with the proper water blocks yep gaming rig for the ages. I'm in now to find away to get 4 of those bad boys so me and my son can kick some PVP arse. Great card great company ROG all the way. Woot

May 5, 2015 | 03:48 PM - Posted by loeakaodas

That is one sick GPU, The attention to detail & level of expertise that went into the product are amazing!

May 5, 2015 | 04:08 PM - Posted by Kevin Steele (not verified)

I've been planning an X99 build based on the ASUS X99 Deluxe, and this would be just the ticket to add some awesome eye-candy. I've always loved how quiet ASUS cards are, even while cranking out great frame rates.

May 5, 2015 | 04:22 PM - Posted by Nick McKenna (not verified)

It's gold-colored and it's a GTX 980, what more could you want?

May 5, 2015 | 04:31 PM - Posted by Dusty

I liked my Asus GTX 460 before I accidently killed it while refilling my water cooling. It was very quiet and cool.

May 5, 2015 | 04:35 PM - Posted by undermined

Seems like a really nice version of the 980. Good luck all.

May 5, 2015 | 04:38 PM - Posted by Genome (not verified)

The black and gold looks pretty awesome on the 20th anniversary GTX 980

May 5, 2015 | 04:41 PM - Posted by Jmsully (not verified)

I loves Asus's cards because they are so well made, and I have never used any other brands for my motherboards and graphics card. I hope I win!

May 5, 2015 | 05:08 PM - Posted by Jordanbish85 (not verified)

This card looks great...

May 5, 2015 | 05:08 PM - Posted by Its9001

Its a nice looking card, don't know anything that would go with those gold accents though. Looks cool none the less.

May 5, 2015 | 05:19 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Gaming on that would be amazing.

May 5, 2015 | 05:22 PM - Posted by rmalinosky (not verified)

It looks like the "stealth bomber" of video cards...

May 5, 2015 | 05:32 PM - Posted by ilias (not verified)

The durability of my old Asus Radeon 5850.Immortal card.

May 5, 2015 | 05:34 PM - Posted by rodgersk24

I'm impressed by the attention paid to quiet and cool operation on ASUS cards. Thanks Asus!

May 5, 2015 | 05:41 PM - Posted by Zorlac (not verified)

I am a fan of the Matrix series of GPUs because of the super high-end and boutique build quality.

May 5, 2015 | 06:12 PM - Posted by TacTown

Why would I not want this great card from ASUS for free.

May 5, 2015 | 06:18 PM - Posted by indy (not verified)

I like the black i/o plate.

May 5, 2015 | 06:21 PM - Posted by SonicPet07

Why wouldn't you want one of these Cards?

May 5, 2015 | 06:34 PM - Posted by CharlieEcho (not verified)

Definitely wouldn't mind upgrading from my Asus gtx770 to this 980.

May 5, 2015 | 06:57 PM - Posted by gamesinger

After using a Asus GTX680-DC2T-2GD5: GeForce GTX 680 (Factory O/C) for three years without any problems what so ever, ASUS GeForce GTX 980 will make a great upgrade path.

I am confused about the need to use the web site. is a bi-weekly newsletter for growing your business. If I do not have a business, please explain the usefulness of using this website.

May 5, 2015 | 07:15 PM - Posted by Sean (not verified)

ASUS consistently has the highest quality PC components. Their GPUs last a long while.

May 5, 2015 | 07:27 PM - Posted by Hunter Overstreet (not verified)

Asus has always been a true innovator when it comes to enthusiast and performance parts and this seems to be no exception. The clock speed is wonderful and I'm sure that the cooler is more than ample to allow the headroom of overclocking on the already efficient gtx-980 design. The move away from the red and black scheme is much appreciated though ROG products are true king for the public! Having a card by Asus, being the Strix or this amazing and rare beast would be an honor to which I would be sure to share the results on what can be achieved by the pinnacle of engineering via reviews and build logs. Currently my system is so outdated it hurts but I am currently planning an x99 gaming and sound engineering build that could use the aid of such power. Good luck to everyone involved in the contest and thank you pcperspective and Asus for the opportunity.

May 5, 2015 | 07:29 PM - Posted by westplay

I have owned Asus graphics cards since 2004 where I bought my ATI Radeon 9600XT with the Half Life 2 bundle! I never had any complaints, their pcb designs are always flawless and never had one break down. I also like their cooling units that are provided with the cards. Never too loud and always cool the cards more than enough to avoid buying a third party cooler for the card. Additionally, their cards have been very good overclockers, even in 2004! My 9600XT came with an overclocking software that increased the clocks without any hassle.

May 5, 2015 | 07:36 PM - Posted by Fabian (not verified)

Asus components always brought high quality (and long livity) to practically all my PC builds.

And this 20th Anniversary version looks pretty neat with the black and gold color scheme.

May 5, 2015 | 07:38 PM - Posted by You (not verified)

Because ASUS has provided me with great produces in the past, and I'm in desperate need of a modern GPU. Never mind they didn't provide Thunderbolt adapter for my P8Z77-V-DELUXE motherboard (which I didn't need.)

May 5, 2015 | 07:44 PM - Posted by Fred S. (not verified)

Love the design, color mix and that awesome back plate!
Also appreciate the fact that this is a rare limited edition GTX 980 that most otherwise probably never would get their hands on.

May 5, 2015 | 08:34 PM - Posted by al bundy

I Like the 14 power phases on the 20th anniversary 980.

May 5, 2015 | 09:24 PM - Posted by Randy (not verified)

I dig the bling of the gold or as Dr. Evil would say....I LOVE GOOOOOOLD!

May 5, 2015 | 10:01 PM - Posted by TATRAM (not verified)

I love the gold. I wonder if i can put a chain on it and wear it around my neck. It will be my ASUS medal.

May 5, 2015 | 10:03 PM - Posted by Jason M. (not verified)

Nice colour scheme and very clean looking.

Zeo Gold Ranger anyone?


My goto brand for motherboards, video cards, and networking.
I would love an ROG Swift monitor.

May 5, 2015 | 10:08 PM - Posted by jonnygib

I love ASUS products! I have their top end 27" gaming monitor, Asus motherboards and video cards installed in past builds. They perform flawlessly with rock solid software.

May 5, 2015 | 10:17 PM - Posted by Dwight

Gorgeous GPU and ASUS make a solid product. Aesthetics is everything really: the gold would go certainly go well with my ASUS motherboard.

May 5, 2015 | 11:14 PM - Posted by Emre (not verified)

Holy mother of funky llama, that card is stunning. I currently have a crappy card, I would really love this beast. Keep up the great work ASUS, I wish you another great 20 years!

May 5, 2015 | 11:20 PM - Posted by CarlosD (not verified)

All the goooooooooooooold!

May 5, 2015 | 11:41 PM - Posted by xpslayer2000

wish i had the cash for nice things like this if .i win plan on painting my motherboard the same well. where i can
and i have a 550 psu think it will run ok

May 5, 2015 | 11:50 PM - Posted by The Autumn Wind

Love the Gold!!

May 6, 2015 | 12:06 AM - Posted by Matthew (not verified)

Other than the silent fan tech that I love about this Asus card, the gold trim is going to look great after I tune my LEDs to highlight it.

May 6, 2015 | 12:09 AM - Posted by nickb64

All the ASUS video cards look really cool in my opinion, and the color combination on this one looks the best out of all of them.

May 6, 2015 | 12:22 AM - Posted by Val

Congrats to ASUS on your 20th! I got to say your design for GPU cooler and the aesthetic of it has gotten better and better. Also great quality components inside the premium cards. Been in love with the Strix design. Would be awesome to add more LED to future cards. As is this particular card! Classy, elegant, quality, performance.

May 6, 2015 | 12:46 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

My first graphic card was an ASUS, Radeon 9800 Pro. I used it to play DOOM3. To this day, that card is still running strong, albeit not with games anymore.

Fond memories...

May 6, 2015 | 12:52 AM - Posted by Geran (not verified)

ASUS video cards are always pushing the limit which is one of the reason I enjoy using their cards over any other brand. The 20th Anniversary edition should be a best which is definitely worth it.

May 6, 2015 | 01:12 AM - Posted by Andreas (not verified)

Good warranty and zero spinning fans are great. Especially the fans.

May 6, 2015 | 02:13 AM - Posted by Evilwaffle (not verified)

Of all the graphics cards I've had in the past, ASUS has always worked out of the box and has never given me any problems compared to others. This card looks especially killer!

May 6, 2015 | 02:34 AM - Posted by cgr41 (not verified)

Defrosting with a flip of a switch?


May 6, 2015 | 02:54 AM - Posted by agentscarn (not verified)

Asus always has some of the best looking and most reliable products, this looks like no exception.

May 6, 2015 | 03:15 AM - Posted by kobalt7 (not verified)

A sleek looking card, runs fast, cool and quiet.
I can only imagine the different situations outside of gaming this card would work well with.

May 6, 2015 | 03:31 AM - Posted by spidermind79

asus is n1 in all the things they doings , always had an asus motherboard in my pc past years, this vga is fabolous

May 6, 2015 | 03:40 AM - Posted by mindthegap (not verified)

Not usually into gold but this card looks really great.

May 6, 2015 | 04:43 AM - Posted by RWGTROLL

The reason i chose asus is for the quality parts that the use. the also listen to the consumer. for what they want on there motherboards to graphics cards. They also try to set new records with there parts and push the limits of what they are capable of.

May 6, 2015 | 04:46 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

It's a nice looking card and would look in my system.

May 6, 2015 | 04:57 AM - Posted by SirRoderick (not verified)

Good lord that thing actually pulls off the gold look...and I adore the black cover.

Yeah alright, let me do the things to enter then :P

May 6, 2015 | 05:00 AM - Posted by Joris Szkudlarski (not verified)

I have a 980 in my rig right now, and this would be the perfect addition to finish my build off! o3o

Not to mention that hting looks awesome.

May 6, 2015 | 05:11 AM - Posted by Spunjji

Tidy looking card! Reliable brand too, can't argue with a chance to win this. :D

May 6, 2015 | 05:43 AM - Posted by Stefano (not verified)

The design of the card is really cool.

May 6, 2015 | 06:17 AM - Posted by Pankaj (not verified)

The color scheme of this graphic card is so catchy. Also lke the packaging of this card

May 6, 2015 | 06:40 AM - Posted by khaled (not verified)

asus is higly renown for the quality of their product and the 980 gtx is a dream of any pc lover for gaming or also for cuda computing

May 6, 2015 | 06:40 AM - Posted by khaled (not verified)

asus is higly renown for the quality of their product and the 980 gtx is a dream of any pc lover for gaming or also for cuda computing

May 6, 2015 | 07:16 AM - Posted by Jeroen ter Horst (not verified)

Asus does always a great job with there GPU's and Mothterbords. The 20th anaiveersary gtx980 would be one of the top end gpu's form Asus with a great coller combination.

May 6, 2015 | 07:16 AM - Posted by razor512

I like the "Safe Mode" VBIOS reloade"Safe Mode" VBIOS reload, this gives me hope that work will be done to unlock more control over the GPU voltage, and memory timings, for better overclocks.

May 6, 2015 | 07:31 AM - Posted by joselrl

Love nvidia, love asus, perfect match

May 6, 2015 | 07:44 AM - Posted by Neogeek2734 (not verified)

ASUS tends to have really solid cooling solutions but to be perfectly honest, the aesthetics are the big reason that I like this card. It would look great when paired with my Z77 Extreme 6

May 6, 2015 | 08:04 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

This card looks amazing, I´ve been using ASUS GPUS and they never let me down...

May 6, 2015 | 08:24 AM - Posted by Jerome Divina (not verified)

I love everything about ASUS Graphics Cards. ASUS GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition has the highest clockspeed among gtx 980 cards making it a dream card of every gamer. I'll be very happy to have this as my first item to win in ASUS giveaways.

Thanks ASUS!

May 6, 2015 | 08:48 AM - Posted by whoflung15

ASUS products have always been outstanding, and the color scheme on this card is pretty epic.

May 6, 2015 | 08:52 AM - Posted by oakridgetiger

The card itself looks beautiful, if I did win, I would be tempted to just frame it and have it stay on the wall in my game room :)

May 6, 2015 | 09:14 AM - Posted by kazeroar (not verified)

I like its design. Very hi-tech. 10/10 would rub my face next to it.

May 6, 2015 | 09:55 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Can't go wrong with black and gold done done tastefully. Asus is awesome.

May 6, 2015 | 10:02 AM - Posted by D. Shuey (not verified)

I love the gold color of the 20th anniversary card. It makes it very different than other cards.

May 6, 2015 | 10:12 AM - Posted by PyrusWolf (not verified)

The look of this card is just beautiful and the power to match!

May 6, 2015 | 10:25 AM - Posted by gun26

This looks like a beautiful video card in collector's item packaging - definitely worth showing off in a windowed case. In fact, if I win this I'll swap out my windowless Lian-Li aluminum case for one with a window just to show it off.

May 6, 2015 | 10:41 AM - Posted by Aesop0827

Asus is just asus you get quality and reliability and just know you have the best of the best when you buy their products. GL everyone!!!!

May 6, 2015 | 10:42 AM - Posted by cyb220 (not verified)

That color scheme is so nice! Would fit really well in my PC with my Asus motherboard!

May 6, 2015 | 11:01 AM - Posted by Sean Targett (not verified)

I love gold!!!

May 6, 2015 | 11:52 AM - Posted by Daniel Smith (not verified)

gtx the power...asus...great company for us pc builders...asus gtx 980...hands down THE BEST!

May 6, 2015 | 12:08 PM - Posted by elettroste (not verified)

I like asus graphics cards because they not only think about performace but also reliability in a nice price point

May 6, 2015 | 12:11 PM - Posted by RKideN

I could list every feature they mention in the overview of the card, but the one that stands out for me is definitely the design. This 980 is one of, if not THE, sexiest cards out there.

Also, thanks ASUS and PCper for the amazing contests! Good luck to everyone!

May 6, 2015 | 12:17 PM - Posted by KyonCoraeL

I really like the 10%+ performance increase over reference GTX in FPS. That's awesome! The icing on the cake is that it should be quieter than a reference card as well.

May 6, 2015 | 12:38 PM - Posted by cityfly (not verified)

Looks like a very nice upgrade to my 750ti

May 6, 2015 | 12:45 PM - Posted by David Yebenes Diaz (not verified)

I own a gtx 690 and it's been working great for the last 3 years, I'm still playing most of the newer games with ultra settings. I can't complain at all but this new gtx 980 .... I have no words to describe it, it looks amazing, I really like the mix between black and gold, and about performance... It is made for those of us that can't afford a Titan, It's simply great, well designed and ready to run any game at 1080/60 and DirectX12 ready, plus the style ....

I would love to have one in my hands, I will even cut my side panel to show this beaty beast!

May 6, 2015 | 12:47 PM - Posted by hcedillo (not verified)

This card looks great! Thanks for the opportunity to win one!

May 6, 2015 | 01:15 PM - Posted by Dave T (not verified)

This card looks amazing, at last something that's not black and red from asus

May 6, 2015 | 01:30 PM - Posted by Nilbog

I love the extra care and engineering they put into the card. The higher quality components should make for a more reliable card in general. I would be nice to overclock and not worry about cheap components on your card giving out.

I have also never seen a painted heatsink before. It looks pretty badass. I hope to see more in the future.

May 6, 2015 | 01:33 PM - Posted by Forseti (not verified)

Asus always makes awesome hardware!

May 6, 2015 | 01:33 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

I appreciate Asus' esthetics, quality workmanship and driver support.

When you want reliability and no nonsense quality and support, I turn to Asus.

I subscribed and I'm hoping to win this for a new Asus build.

May 6, 2015 | 01:39 PM - Posted by fw1374

I genuinely in need of of a new powerful graphics card. I'd prefer it to be a good ASUS one :)

May 6, 2015 | 01:40 PM - Posted by TheBloodySage (not verified)

I love Asus' color schemes and reliablility. I can't imagine the gaming world being the same without them. That being said this card looks amazing!

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