MSI N280GTX OC HydroGen

3D Benchmarks

3DMark is a popular synthetic gaming benchmark used by many gamers and overclockers to gauge the performance of their PC's. All 3DMark runs were performed a total of 5 times, with the highest and lowest results being removed and an average calculated from the remaining 3 results.

Results Analysis

3DMark usually gives a good indication of how the remainder of the benchmarks will pan out so on first impressions it appears that, expectedly, the overclocked GTX280 is a better performer than its stock clocked brethren but it is also slightly behind the newer GTX285.

Let's see if this transfers over to our real world gaming benchmarks.
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Most Recent Comments

22-01-2009, 06:20:39

"Pre-overclocked graphics cards are nothing new but pre overclocked AND watercooled cards are something of a rarity. Can it compete with the GTX285?" - by Webbo

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22-01-2009, 06:27:47

Impressive performance for a GTX 280! And the card has an interesting heatsink.Quote

22-01-2009, 06:49:06

First time I seen a fine machined waterblock from a watercooled ready gpu manufacturer. Looks like it cools well too Quote

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