With one, two and even three fans, the new video cards from Asus should appeal to different types of gamers, with unique characteristics
After leaks and speculation, the GeForce GTX 1070 Ti finally was announced by Nvidia. The changes were not so great. Only the basic clock was changed, from 1506 MHz to 1607 MHz, and the number of CUDA cores, from 1920 to 2432. A little closer to the GTX 1080, with 1607 MHz basic clock and 2560 CUDA cores.
However, each manufacturer can make their modifications to better value the purchase. At this rate, the ASUS presented three 1070 Ti, each with its own characteristics and different target audience.
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Graphic electric trio
ROG STRIX Geforce GTX 1070 Ti
Made by the subsidiary Republic of Gamers, the model is the top of the trio. The biggest highlight is the MaxContact, copper heatsink system. They should achieve 2x more contact area on the video card than other standard heatsinks.
The 2.5-slot design facilitates dissipation, increasing the refrigerated area by 40%. There are 3 fans with IP5X certification (dust resistance) and technology “Wing-Blade”That provide greater air flow, as well as up to 105% higher air pressure for heatsinks. In addition, GPU fans stop if you are running a light game, for a total silence of 0 dB. Cooling can still be improved with programs FanConnect II and Tweak II GPU.
The video card also has its exterior beauty with RGB LED lighting. THE ASUS Aura Sync allows all compatible parts of your PC to shine in sync, from the motherboard to the keyboard, in the same colors.
Two versions of the ROG STRIX Geforce GTX 1070 Ti, a A8G with 1759 MHz in OC mode (overclock) and the AG with 1721 MHz in OC mode.
ASUS TURBO Geforce GTX 1070 You
This model has a simpler design. The highlight is the single fan with Dual-ball, providing greater durability and efficient cooling. Your small size it can attract people who have a smaller cabinet, but want to feel confident that the GPU will not overheat.
ASUS Cerberus Geforce GTX 1070 Ti
The line Cerberus is a novelty of Asus with different focus. Modifications were made to the video card put up with long gambling sessions. Several tests have been done to ensure a long list of game compatibility and extreme durability.
THE ASUS claims to have done tests which includes benchmarks at the 3DMark with high stress load for 15x longer than normal. If your game can’t stop, this is your GPU!
“Asus standard” care
All three GTX 1070 Ti video cards from Asus have VR preparation, with two HDMI ports to use the glasses at any time. The production of the products is 100% automated. GPUs are made with premium parts in order to make them more energy efficient, cooled, quiet and stable.
Along with the three models will come the software Tweak II GPU, for overclock and one year of premium license Xsplit Gamecaster.