Editors Liked

  • Superb performance; DX11 support; works with Nvidia's 3D Vision add-on; supports physics and computation acceleration; quieter than the GTX 480; overclocking utility included
  • Overclocks well, High Performance, DX11, Eats Tessellation for lunch, Voltage Tweak, Lifetime Warranty, Eye candy that will make a grown man tear up, Price/performance punch
  • Excellent overclocking potential, Substantial performance improvements in DirectX 11, Improvements to integrated HDMI audio device, Native HDMI output, GDDR5 memory, Reasonable power draw, Support for NVIDIA 3D Vision Surround, Support for CUDA, PhysX and

Editors Didn't Like

  • Blocks an adjacent expansion slot; requires two six-pin PCI-E power connectors
  • Umption
  • Limited availability, Fairly high temperatures, Noisy under load, DirectX 11 won't be relevant for quite a while