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ASUS GTX 660 DirectCU II TOP Review

ccokeman    -   September 13, 2012
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Specifications:

Model:
GTX660-DC2T-2GD5
Graphics Engine:
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660
Bus Standard:
PCI Express 3.0
Video Memory:
2 GB GDDR5
GPU Boost Clock:
1137 MHz
GPU Base Clock:
1072 MHz
CUDA Cores:
960
Memory Clock:
6008 MHz Effective
Memory Interface:
192-bit
DVI Max. Resolution:
2560x1600
DVI Output:
Dual-link DVI-I + Dual-link DVI-D
HDMI Output:
1x Native
DisplayPort:
1x Native (Full size)
HDCP Compliant:
Yes
Adapter Bundled:
1x DVI to D-sub adapter
Software Bundled:
ASUS Utilities and Driver, GPU Tweak
Dimension:
10.2" x 5.2" x 1.5"

 

 

Features:

  • DIGI+ VRM with 6+2 Phase Super Alloy Power: Acclaimed DIGI+ VRM has been applied via a power design that uses digital voltage regulators to minimize power noise by 30% and enhance power efficiency by 15%, widen the voltage modulation range, and improve overall stability and longevity by 2.5 times longer than reference.
  • GPU Tweak Real-Time Overclocking: Detailed specs and actual card status with GPU-Z Monitoring widget provides real-time and detailed multi-parameter info, Automatically check and update drivers and BIOS versions
  • TOP selected core for maximum performance
  • Runs 20% cooler and 9 dB quieter with DirectCU II cooler
  • Gigantic 2GB GDDR5 Memory: On-board memory for the best gaming experience & the best resolution
  • DirectCU II: DirectCU thermal design utilizes direct contact copper heatpipes so heat is dissipated efficiently, delivering a 20% cooler and vastly quieter performance than reference.
  • Powered by NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 660
  • NVIDIA® GPU Boost: Push the breathtaking performance of the GeForce GTX graphics cards to new levels with NVIDIA GPU Boost. This technology dynamically maximizes clock speeds to bring out the best performance in every game.
  • NVIDIA® Adaptive V-Sync: Get more than just faster frame rates. Get ultra-smooth gaming every time with NVIDIA gaming innovations - Adaptive Vertical Sync. This technology dynamically adjusts Vsync to current frame rates for maximum playability.  
  • NVIDIA® PhysX® ready: Play games with advanced effects such as blazing explosions and lifelike characters with 10X faster switching between graphics and physics processing, enabling more complex effects to be rendered in real time.
  • NVIDIA SLI Ready: SLI Support Multi-GPU technology for extreme performance  
  • PCIE 3.0: Delivers double the bandwidth per lane of PCIe Gen 2 for faster GPU-CPU communication.  
  • Full DirectX 11 Support: Microsoft® DirectX® 11 Support DirectX 11 GPU-accelerated tessellation allows more detailed geometry to be packed into a scene, allowing characters to be rendered with cinema-quality detail.

 

 

 

All Information Courtesy of ASUS and NVIDIA

 

 




  1. Introduction & Closer Look
  2. Closer Look: ASUS GTX 660 DirectCU II
  3. Specifications & Features
  4. Testing: Setup & Overclocking
  5. Testing: Metro 2033
  6. Testing: Batman: Arkham City
  7. Testing: Battlefield 3
  8. Testing: Unigine Heaven Benchmark 3.0
  9. Testing: Sid Meier's Civilization V
  10. Testing: DiRT 3
  11. Testng: Mafia II
  12. Testing: 3Dmark 11
  13. Testing: Temperatures
  14. Testing: Power Consumption
  15. Conclusion
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