Gigabyte GTX 670 WindForce OC Review

Author: SKYMTL
Date: June 12, 2012
Product Name: GTX 670 WindForce OC
Part Number: GV-N670OC-2GD
Warranty: 3 Years
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Main Test System

Processor: Intel i7 3930K @ 4.5GHz
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 32GB @ 1866MHz
Motherboard: ASUS P9X79 WS
Cooling: Corsair H80
SSD: 2x Corsair Performance Pro 256GB
Power Supply: Corsair AX1200
Monitor: Samsung 305T / 3x Acer 235Hz
OS: Windows 7 Ultimate N x64 SP1

Acoustical Test System

Processor: Intel 2600K @ stock
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws 8GB 1600MHz
Motherboard: ASUS P8Z68-V PRO Gen3
Cooling: Thermalright TRUE Passive
SSD: Corsair Performance Pro 256GB
Power Supply: Seasonic X-Series Gold 800W

NVIDIA 301.34 Beta (GTX 670, GTX 680 & GTX 690)
AMD 12.4 WHQL + CAP 12.3
NVIDIA 295.73 WHQL (GTX 580)

Application Benchmark Information:
Note: In all instances, in-game sequences were used. The videos of the benchmark sequences have been uploaded below.

Battlefield 3

Crysis 2

Deus Ex Human Revolution

Dirt 3

Metro 2033

Shogun 2: Total War

Witcher 2 v2.0


- All games tested have been patched to their latest version

- The OS has had all the latest hotfixes and updates installed

- All scores you see are the averages after 3 benchmark runs

All IQ settings were adjusted in-game and all GPU control panels were set to use application settings

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