GTX 470

October 21st, 2010

NVIDIA Drops Prices, AMD Responds

On the eve of the HD 6800-series launch, the GPU battle is heating up to a feverish level with claims, counter claims and price drops.   Over the last 24 hours we have seen claims of everything from underhanded marketing practices to phantom benchmarks coming out of the NVIDIA and AMD camps.  This may be [...]

September 22nd, 2010

Gigabyte Geforce GTX 470 Super Overclock Review

Gigabyte’s Super Overclock series has been a regular fixture here at Hardware Canucks but the last few attempts to carry this brand over to ATI cards met with mixed results.  In this review we take a look at the SoC’s return to NVIDIA products with the GTX 470 SoC, a card that carries high clock [...]

May 21st, 2010

EVGA Produces Non-Reference GTX 470, Promises Better Temps

EVGA has tweaked the reference design slightly, shaving off some metal here and adding some there, in an effort to improve temperatures. The new product, dubbed GTX 470 SuperClocked+, duplicates the clock speeds of the original SuperClocked (625 core/3402 memory), but claims to “lower the operating temperature by as much as 7 degrees Celcius”. EVGA [...]

March 29th, 2010

XFX Jumps Off GTX 480 / GTX 470 Ship

XFX chooses to “skip” NVIDIA’s GTX 480 and GTX 470 in favor of ATI’s high-end cards.  Could still release budget conscious Fermi derivatives in the future. When NVIDIA launched the GTX 480 and GTX 470 on Friday of last week, we were bombarded by the usual influx of press releases from board partners announcing their Fermi-based cards.  There were two which were oddly absent; one of which [...]

March 29th, 2010

ZOTAC Unleashes Next-Generation Graphics Cards

ZOTAC International, the world’s largest manufacturer of graphics cards, motherboards and mini-PCs in the channel, today unleashes the world’s most powerful graphics cards capable of delivering a phenomenal gaming experience and unmatched processing power – the new ZOTAC GeForce® GTX 480 and GeForce® GTX 470 graphics cards. The ZOTAC GeForce® GTX 480 and GeForce® GTX [...]

March 29th, 2010

ASUS Launches NVIDIA’s new GeForce GTX480/470 Graphics Cards

Long awaited by gamers, overclockers and demanding enthusiasts, the latest generation GF100 graphics processor from NVIDIA® is finally here. ASUS is the first to release fully-optimized GTX480/470 graphics cards with customized features that deliver advanced hardware support and performance in the most demanding Microsoft DirectX 11 based gaming titles or applications that can harness the [...]

March 29th, 2010

EVGA Announces GeForce GTX 480 & 470 Graphics Cards

EVGA is proud to announce the latest and fastest GPU on planet earth, the EVGA GTX 480 and the EVGA GTX 470! Experience heart-pounding cinematic visuals thanks to the combined power of DirectX 11, NVIDIA PhysX, and NVIDIA 3D Vision Surround technologies. “EVGA is here to deliver what the community demands: the next level DirectX [...]

March 25th, 2010

Next Generation NVIDIA Graphics On Their Way – Are You Ready?

Many tech enthusiasts are setting up for what will be the most anticipated hardware launch of the year. Are You Ready? After months of delay and speculation, March 26th marks the day when NVIDIA’s first major technology update in three years will receive its public debut in a launch that could completely make or break [...]

February 22nd, 2010

NVIDIA Clarifies Official GTX 480 and GTX 470 Launch Date

NVIDIA has set an official launch date for its next generation GTX 480 and GTX 470 Fermi graphics cards; March 26th, 2010! As a bit of an update to an earlier story which reported NVIDIA asking its followers to wait until PAX 2010 to receive more details on the next gen hardware, it would appear [...]

February 22nd, 2010

NVIDIA’s Big Announcement; Wait Some More

NVIDIA has had the Internet in a frenzy over the weekend, announcing it had big news for this morning; the anticipation is over, and the company has officially released the information we have been dying to hear since last year. Are You Ready to Wait! The companies facebook status updated its followers with this: The wait [...]