MSI GTX580 Lightning Review

AvP and Crysis Warhead

MSI GTX580 Lightning Review

Alien vs Predator

The Asura engine has proven to be very stable when testing, giving similar performance across a range of testbeds. So it's pretty awe-inspiring to find the Lightning besting the overclocked reference GTX580 by 12 FPS average.

Crysis Warhead

If the MSI GTX580 Lightning hasn't already proven itself worthy of any accolades we can bestow, with Crysis Warhead at maximum settings it gains an extra 7 frames per second average over the standard card. 43 FPS at this level of detail was unthinkable from a tri-SLI setup a short while ago. How things change.

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25-03-2011, 07:36:28

We finally get our hands on MSIs long awaited Lightning version of the already brilliant GTX580. Was it worth the wait?

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25-03-2011, 07:53:56

AHHHHH! so that was what it was. all the secracy when reviewing the H2 Quote

25-03-2011, 08:01:35

Originally Posted by tinytomlogan View Post

Was it worth the wait?
IMO the MSI GPU's (FRZ) are always worth the wait

Thanks VB for the review Quote

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