Editors Liked

  • Very Good Performance, DirectX 11 Support, 320bit Memory Interface, GDDR5 RAM
  • Outstanding pricetoperformance cost ratio, GF100 Introduces Error Correcting Code (ECC), Great performance for highend games, Fan exhausts all heated air outside of case, Quiet cooling fan under loaded operation, Includes native HDMI audio/video outp
  • True to the MSRP pricing it ahead of the pack, ZOTAC supported (Home of the ITX!), GTX 480 is the fastest DX11 graphics card available, Fermi offers Shader innovation, Supports 3D NVision Technology
  • Good DX11 performance, low idle power consumption, lightweight, efficient cooling

Editors Didn't Like

  • Runs Hot, High Power Requirement, No DisplayPort
  • Consumes 42W at idle and 278W under full load, Expensive premiumlevel product, Lacks free bundled DX11 video game
  • Premium price for premium performance, Very hot graphics cards, Audible fan noise, Limited bundle for the price
  • Not much of an overclocker, load power draw is a bit high