The HIS Radeon R9 290X 4GB GDDR5 graphics card has a closed liquid cooling system that provides much-needed cooling to the AMD Radeon R9 290X core. The Hawaii-based GPU operates at high temperatures under load; so read on to uncover if such extreme cooling solutions can push its performance to new heights!
Based on the new AMD R9 290X "Hawaii" GPU, we lined up two graphics cards from ASUS and MSI respectively. As the top of the line models, they sport custom cooling solutions and other distinguishing features to make them stand out from the crowd. Dive in and find out how they compete against each other!
The new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti features the first generation Maxwell SM (Streaming Multiprocessor) architecture that promises more performance per watt, and performance per area. The GPU die fits up to five Maxwell SMs, with only a 25% increment in die size. Can this be a cost effective cousin to the established GTX 760? We find out!
We rounded up three custom GeForce GTX 750 Ti cards from NVIDIA's partners to see how they stack up against each other. For those who weren't too convinced out of the reference card's performance, we're certain the partner cards from ASUS, Gigabyte and Palit would present a greater appeal at an enticing price point.
The MSI GeForce GTX 780Ti Gaming 3G graphics card is the latest NVIDIA GeForce card added to its Gaming series. It has three operating modes, configured using MSI's exclusive Gaming App. Right out of the box, it operates in OC mode, with its GK110 core rated at 1020MHz. Find out if it can outdo its competitors from ASUS and Gigabyte!
Manli may not be a familiar brand to most, but this Hong Kong-based manufacturer and supplier of PC components has a decent offering of NVIDIA graphics cards. Their Manli GeForce GTX770 Ultimate features 4GB of video memory, distinguishing it from most other 2GB based GTX 770 cards. We find out if it helps topple its competitors.
As HardwareZone celebrates its 15th year in operation, we take a look back at the last 15 years and discover the 15 most important, world-changing, game-busting gadgets to have been released by the hand of man. Love them or hate them, discover which ones made the cut right here.
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti card was unveiled early November this year. Now, the add-in card partners have announced their offerings, based on the fully unlocked GK110 graphics core of the GTX 780 Ti. We rounded up two early adopters from ASUS and Gigabyte respectively for comparison. Find out which S$1,000 card came out ahead!
The AMD Radeon R9 series of graphics cards consists of five product segments. The first two R9 290X and 290 options are meant for enthusiast gamers. The remaining three R9 280X, 270X and 270 are targeted at mainstream gamers who aim to stretch their budgets. So while the Radeon R9 series aims to give all PC gamers a card of their choice, how does it fare against NVIDIA's equally updated GTX 700 series? We uncover the differences for you.
The ASUS Mars 760 features a pair of GeForce GTX 760 GPUs and 4GB of GDDR5 video memory. With dual-cooling fans and DirectCU II cooling technology, it also boasts of ASUS' Digi+ VRM, coupled with a 12-phase power delivery design. Find out if it can outgun the fastest single GPU graphics card, the GeForce GTX 780 Ti.