PNY GTX580 Liquid Cooled Review

Crysis Warhead

PNY GTX580 Liquid Cooled Review

Crysis Warhead

Something strange happens with the mere Gamer settings in Crysis Warhead. Although the average frame-rate is rock solid both at stock and overclocked, the minimum frame rate really takes a pounding. Even weirder the, admittedly excellent, GTX560Ti gives us the same result. So let's turn it all up to eleven.


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Things return to normal when the image quality is upped as high as it can go. In fact the overclocked PNY is up there with a standard GTX590.  

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Most Recent Comments

28-11-2011, 05:24:51

yassarikhan786
Some really great temperatures, but from what I've read on other sources, the fan does not sufficiently cool the other parts of the card. Did you encounter this problem?Quote

28-11-2011, 06:11:39

tinytomlogan
It does get warm, but not beyond any recomended levels. The card fan does stay on a lower speed because the GPU core is so cool.Quote

28-11-2011, 06:16:49

yassarikhan786
Quote:
Originally Posted by tinytomlogan View Post

It does get warm, but not beyond any recomended levels. The card fan does stay on a lower speed because the GPU core is so cool.
Ok. Thank you and great review as always .Quote

28-11-2011, 07:35:46

Lollipop
I can't see why people on the YT vid are saying this is useless? More surface area = better cooling = silence. I would love to get my hands on one of these if i had the money.Quote

28-11-2011, 08:13:31

dugdiamond
nice card - nice benches

but.....

some people are going to have a nightmare with this card

those who:



  • had a large cpu cooler (D14, etc) in the case (especially when in a mid-tower)

  • have another sealed-WC solution in their case



i have also noticed SLI - two, or more, of these in SLI !!! Hmmm? not going to work !!!Quote
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