The MSI R6970 Lightning is the company's flagship Radeon HD 6970 and packs a host of high-end features such Military Class II components and Triple Over-Voltage. Aimed at hardcore gamers, we put it through our tests to find out if it is indeed "lightning" fast.
Not content to let AMD steal all the headlines, NVIDIA has replied with its own dual-GPU graphics behemoth, which packs two GeForce GTX 580 GPUs on a single PCB. How fast will it be? We find out.
Boasting dual-GPUs on a PCB with a grand total of 3072 streaming processors and a whopping 4GB framebuffer, the AMD Radeon HD 6990 is the company's latest flagship and also the world's fastest single graphics card. We take it for a spin to see just how powerful it is.
NVIDIA drew first blood this year with the GeForce GTX 560 Ti and they are now following up with the GeForce GTX 550 Ti to refresh the mainstream market for casual gamers and bargain hunters. Besides performance for the GTX 550 Ti, check out how MSI's new Cyclone and Palit's Sonic editions fared in our testing.
The new MSI Radeon HD 6950 Twin Frozr III Power Edition uses the latest third-generation Twin Frozr III cooler with Propeller Blades and Military Class II components, we put it through its paces to see if it really has the power.
Thanks to its compelling performance and attractive price, the GeForce GTX 560 Ti has been favorably received by gamers thus far. And today, we are checking out three more customized, factory overclocked editions from Galaxy, Gigabyte and MSI.
The Gainward GeForce GTX 560 Ti Phantom distinguishes itself from a horde of custom-designed GeForce GTX 560 Ti cards by sporting a unique cooler that has hidden fans. We find out if the design is a gimmick or if it has science to back it up.
MSI's "Hawk" tag is bestowed only on the company's finest mainstream cards. The newest card to receive the Hawk badge is the R6870 Hawk. Needless to say, we had to take a look at it for ourselves and find out if it was worthy.
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M is a potent mobile GPU great for gaming notebooks, but can it handle 3D gaming? We have with us an ASUS G73Jw 3D notebook to find out.
We follow up on our review of the GeForce GTX 560 Ti by taking a look at how a pair of them will perform in a 2-way SLI configuration. Expect to see some big numbers.