Asus STRIX GTX 980 OC 4GB Graphics Card Review

Closer Look:

The card itself looks beautiful. The cooler, black PCB and backplate, all give it an amazing look.

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The card is 11.5 inches long and about 5 3/4 inch high. The cooler is a dual slot cooler with 2 80mm fans. It uses 5 direct contact heat pipes and aluminium fins.

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Here we see the 10 phase power design. The VRMs are cooled by a small heatsink.

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The memory used is made by samsung (model no. K4G41325FC-HC28) and is rated to run at 1750MHz (7000MHz effective).

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Here is the Asus’s proprietary Digi+ voltage controller. You can control graphics card voltage using their GPU Tweak utility.

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Here are some voltage pickup points provided by Asus.

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Here are the SLI connectors which let you do up to 4 way SLI for your triple 4k monitor setup!

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Here you can see that the card uses 1 8-pin and 1 6-pin power connector. Due to the metal frame of the cooler, it does become slightly difficult to put the connectors in.

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There are plenty of display options on this card. You get 3 Display ports, 1 HDMI port and 1 DVI port.

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