Featured Articles

5th Generation Broadwell 14nm family comes in three lines

5th Generation Broadwell 14nm family comes in three lines

Intel's 5th Core processor family, codenamed Broadwell, will launch in three lines for the mobile segment. We are talking about upcoming…

More...
Broadwell Chromebooks coming in late Q1 2015

Broadwell Chromebooks coming in late Q1 2015

Google's Chromebook OS should be updating automatically every six weeks, but Intel doesn't come close with its hardware refresh schedule.

More...
New round of Nexus phone rumour kicks off

New round of Nexus phone rumour kicks off

Rumours involving upcoming Nexus devices are nothing uncommon, but this year there is a fair bit of confusion, especially on the…

More...
Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

As expected and reported earlier, Nvidia has now officially announced its newest Shield device, the new 8-inch Shield Tablet. While the…

More...
Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool is well known for its gamer cases with aggressive styling. However, the Dead Silence chassis offers consumers a new choice,…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Thursday, 31 March 2011 12:42

Point of View / TGT GTX 590 Ultra Charged previewed

Written by Sanjin Rados
tgt-590-uc-thumb

Preview: TGT did it again - the fastest card on the planet


You had to be living under a rock not to hear of the TGT team’s magic on Point of View cards, and the guys are so up to it that we sometimes fear that their Beast cards will soon have no competition. As soon as we finished testing of our GTX 580 Beast 2, which is currently the fastest single GPU card around, we received the fastest dual-GPU card – the GTX 590 Ultra Charged. This is not all though as TGT is prepping a water cooler GTX 590 that will run even faster.

tgt-590-uc-boxfront

tgt-590-uc-boxinside

tgt-590-uc-boxinside2

tgt-590-uc-card-front


Nvidia’s reference GPU clocks are 608MHz, but TGT pushed it to 692MHz on the Ultra Charged version. Good news is that the card is already available and you can find it here.

Below you see GPUZ screenshots of GTX 590 at reference and Ultra Charged clocks.

gpuz_gainward_590

gtx590_tgt_uc_692mhz_gpuz

You’ve heard that a few GTX 590 cards kicked the bucket due to extreme voltages, but you won’t worry about that with TGT’s cards. First of all, GTX 590 Ultra Charged is a factory overclocked graphics card that is covered by warranty and voltages are kept in check. Nvidia launched no less than three new GTX 590 drivers in less than a week, and they come with many improvements in stability and performance.

gtx590_tgt_uc_692mhz_gpuz_load

You can check out some preliminary results below, which confirm that GTX 590 Ultra Charged is the fastest card around at the moment.

avp2
metro2

Last modified on Friday, 27 May 2011 08:10
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments