Editors Liked

  • High performance for its price range
  • When overclocked using voltmodding can outperform Radeon HD 5870
  • Wide range of supported FSAA modes
  • Improved CSAA/TMAA quality
  • Minimal effect of FSAA on performance
  • CUDA and PhysX support
  • Fully fledged hardware HD
  • Great performance increase from stock GTX 460
  • Native fullsize HDMI output
  • 1 GB of memory

Editors Didn't Like

  • Doesn’t support more than two monitors
  • TMU is lacking in some cases
  • Worse HD video playback quality compared with the competitors
  • No VRM cooling
  • Leading to high VRM and PCB temps
  • Not as quiet as other GTX 460 cards
  • Maximum manual overclock similar to reference GTX 460 cards
  • 1 GB VRAM does not make a substantial difference over 768 MB
  • Fan blades break off easily
  • DirectX 11 relevance very limited at this time
  • RAM chips aren't cooled