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Virtu Universal MVP Review @ Hardware Secrets
     Thu, May 17 2012 | 3:51P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Virtu Universal MVP is a software-based technology that is available on most motherboards based on the latest Intel Z77 chipset. It allows you to combine the CPU integrated graphics processor to your regular video card, increasing gaming performance. This is similar to what occurs with the NVIDIA`s Hybrid SLI and AMD`s ATI Hybrid technologies, with the notable difference of not being limited to GPUs or CPUs of a specific manufacturer. In this review we will see if this technology really works and how much performance you will gain by using it. We will also take a look at the performance of the integrated graphics processor available on the Core i7-3770K (Ivy Bridge) CPU."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARESECRETS.COM

Zotac GeForce GTX680 2GB Review
     Thu, May 17 2012 | 12:01P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Zotac GeForce GTX680 2GB and the newer 4GB version, are the only NVIDIA-based models Zotac currently make in the 600 series. We have the 2GB version for review and we were very impressed with the results. The Zotac GeForce GTX680 2GB is definitely a card for enthusiast gamers. The GTX680 is on par with the ATI HD 7970, but are a much cheaper price...
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARELOOK

Gigabyte GTX670 OC Video Card Review
     Thu, May 17 2012 | 12:00P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Gigabyte GTX670 OC Video Card Review The Gigabyte GV-N670OC-GD2 has many things going for it starting with the new GTX 670 GPU. This may be a cut down version of the GTX 680 but it has plenty of power for most games and some to spare in others. Most of that power comes from the impressive decent factory overclock which was due, in part, to the custom designed PCB and Windforce thermal solution.
  FULL STORY @ NINJALANE

Ivy Bridge PCI-Express Scaling with HD 7970 and GTX 680 @ techPowerUp
     Thu, May 17 2012 | 9:38A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today`s latest graphics cards come with support for PCI-Express 3.0, which promises twice the bandwidth, while still being compatible with older motherboards and graphics cards. In our article we analyze differences in PCIe performance on Intel`s Ivy Bridge with GeForce GTX 680 and Radeon HD 7970, using 20 games at five resolutions, each at all three PCIe generations and x4, x8 and x16 link width."
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP.COM

ARCTIC Accelero Xtreme 7970 @ Hardwareoverclock.com
     Thu, May 17 2012 | 9:17A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Hardwareoverclock.com has just posted another vga cooler review. Last week we have taken a look at the ARCTIC Accelero Xtreme 7970. This cooler was made especially for the Radeon HD 7970. Other video cards are also compatible. Title: ARCTIC Accelero Xtreme 7970 @ Hardwareoverclock.com"
  FULL STORY @ HARDWAREOVERCLOCK.COM

ASUS GeForce GTX 670 Direct CU II 2 GB @ techPowerUp
     Thu, May 17 2012 | 8:45A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
ASUS has taken the great GTX 670 and improved it by putting their DirectCU II cooler on it, which provides whisper quiet cooling. The card is also overclocked out of the box and uses a custom PCB supporting software voltage control. Overall the card received a perfect ten score!"
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP.COM

NVIDIA GTX 680: Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu 12.04
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Following up on the performance comparison earlier this month of comparing Intel Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge graphics between Windows and Linux, up today are the results of a comparison of Windows 7 to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS when using a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 Kepler graphics card."
  FULL STORY @ PHORONIX.COM

 
Diamond Radeon HD 7870 2GB Double Black Diamond Review @ circuitREMIX
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Shortly after the launch of the Radeon HD 7870, the only video cards available were clones of the reference design. Now that we`re past the initial launch period, new models of the 7870 are now available which deviate from the standard. The model we`re looking at today is called the Double Black Diamond. A step up from the vanilla 7870, the Double Black Diamond comes with an overclock of 50MHz to the GPU and 25MHz (200MHz GDDR5 effective)."
  FULL STORY @ CIRCUITREMIX.COM

EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Superclocked Review @ Hardware Canucks
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
As the GTX 670 launched, many wondered what kinds of changes NVIDIA`s board partners would make with the final retail cards.  While Gigabyte, ASUS, Galaxy and some others went the route of fully customized versions, EVGA stuck with the reference design for their new Superclocked edition.  But other than increased clock speeds, EVGA has packed in a few additional surprises for us. "
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS.COM

GTX 670 & 680 Clock per Clock and GPU Boost Analysis @ Ocaholic
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In this article we are going to analyse two things: first the clock per clock performance between the GTX 670 and GTX 680 both clocked at 1 GHz. To do so we have bypassed the GPU Boost so the graphics cards have a minimum and maximum clock frequency of 1 GHz. Second, we have raised the TDP of our GTX 670 to see how the GPU Boost will react and what it`s impact on performance actually is. So let`s find out what`s really happening behind the scene, let there be light!"
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

Inno3D iChill GEFORCE GTX 670 2GB OC Video Card Review
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Another non-reference GTX 670 arrives in the form of the Inno3D iChill. Let`s see what it brings to the party."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Gainward GeForce GTX 670 Phantom Review
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 12:03P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
After many months of talking up its latest architecture, Nvidia reclaimed the single-GPU performance crown with its GeForce GTX 680, which outpaced the Radeon HD 7970 by about 7% in our tests. Kepler's arrival forced AMD to slash prices across its Southern Islands lineup, including a $70 drop on the HD 7970, putting it at $479 or about 4% cheaper than the GTX 680's MSRP of $499. The HD 7950 also took a $60 cut to $399, making it one of the most tempting 7000 series cards because it has no equal -- or had no equal, we should say. Continuing Kepler's rollout, Nvidia has unveiled the GTX 670, which is priced against the HD 7950 at $399. Despite being $100 cheaper than the GTX 680, the GTX 670 doesn't appear to be much slower on paper, and that could spell disaster for AMD.
  FULL STORY @ TECHSPOT

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 Reviews, EVGA and Gigabyte
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 12:02P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Hot on the heels of the impressive, dual-GPU powered GeForce GTX 690, which launched just a few short days ago, NVIDIA is already back with a much more affordable Kepler variant featuring a slightly pared down GK104 GPU. What’s perhaps most interesting to all of you though, is that this new card will offer near-GeForce GTX 680 performance, at prices starting under the $400 mark. The new GeForce GTX 670 we’ll be showing you here today sports the very same chip that powers the high-end GeForce GTX 680 and 690, but with a few shader cores disabled. The cards will sport a more compact design and a few other tweaks as well...
  FULL STORY @ REVIEWS

Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 review plus SLI and 3-way SLI
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 12:00P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The GeForce GTX 670 is an average of 10.1 percent slower than the GeForce GTX 680 according to our benchmarks. The price is also about 22 percent lower, however, and you don't need to be a math wiz to realise that the price/performance ratio of the GTX 670 is better than that of the GTX 680. The most interesting difference is with the similarly priced Radeon HD 7950. Nvidia's GTX 670 performs an average of 14.9 percent better than AMD's card. While you can find some good discounts for AMDs card, at an equal price the Nvidia card gives you more bang for your buck. In areas other than performance it's a draw. Energy consumption is almost the same and both feature PCI-Express 3.0, support three monitors on one card, an integrated video encoder, excellent video decoder and DirectX 11.1.
  FULL STORY @ GEFORCE

OC3D: Gigabyte GTX680 Windforce Review
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 11:59A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Gigabyte have applied their excellent Windforce cooler to the= already great GTX680. A sure thing?"
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCK3D.NET

Palit GeForce GTX 680 4GB Jetstream review
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 11:01A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We review the Palit GeForce GTX 680 4GB Jetstream edition. Why 4 GB ? Well some of you like to game at extremely high resolutions or have 8xAA as a bare minimum. If a graphics card runs out of graphics memory it`ll starts swapping frames back and forward in that framebuffer which decreases the overall framerate. So today we`ll look at the 4GB model, we`ll specifically place a focus at some tests at 2560x1600 with a good chunk of AA enabled to see what difference the extra 2GB graphics memory will bring us in terms of performance. Check out the review here"
  FULL STORY @ GURU3D.COM

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