NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480 GF100 DX11 Video Card ReviewFri, Mar 26, 2010 - 6:47 PM
Legit Reviews takes an in-depth look at NVIDIA’s newest flagship video card, the GeForce GTX 480 GF100. The GTX 480 is DirectX 11 ready, designed for maximum gaming performance and debuts at an estimated price point of $499 USD. It is designed to directly compete with the ATI Radeon HD 5870 in the single GPU market. Read on to see how it performs in our testing!
For the last 14 months, the highest performing graphics card you could get from NVIDIA was the GeForce GTX 295 and it’s performance was very similar to the much less expensive Radeon 5870. Over the last 6 months it’s been slim pickings on GeForce GTX 200 series inventory, so it is with much anticipation that NVIDIA is truly, finally, for real this time, taking the wrapper off their next generation graphics card code named Fermi, the GeForce GTX 480. Yes, we can finally show you the full performance numbers!