Ultimate Hardware with CPU for AMD and Intel, Motherboard for Asrock, Asus, ECS, Foxconn and MSI, Operating System for Apple, Linux and Microsoft, Technology for Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Opera and Video Card for ATI, Nvidia and S3
"Zotac GeForce GTX 580 review also features the Zotac GeForce GTX 480. Zotac GeForce GTX 580 uses the GTX 500 GPU at 772Mhz and has 1536MB GDDR5 memory running at 4008Mhz. The Zotac GeForce GTX 580 has a 384Bit Memory Interface, 512 Shader Processors and DirectX 11. We will be testing the Zotac GeForce GTX 580 and Zotac GeForce GTX 480 using Aliens Vs Predator, Bad Company 2, Dirt2, Just Cause 2 and Metro 2033 Games."
"Experience the world's fastest graphics processor for a phenomenal gaming experience with the Zotac GeForce GTX 580 graphics card. The Zotac GeForce GTX 580 graphics card takes gaming to unmatched levels of immersion with Nvidia 3D Vision technology for cinematic stereoscopic 3D visuals when paired with 3D Vision compatible hardware and 3D-capable displays for a surreal gaming experience."
"Nvidia PhysX technology enables greater in game realism for more dynamic and realistic interaction in supported titles with the Zotac GeForce GTX 580 graphics card. Nvidia SLI and3D Vision Surround readiness enables up to three Zotac GeForce GTX 580 graphics cards to work to drive up to three monitors for a perfect blend of record-shattering performance and immersion."
"Zotac GeForce GTX 580 is the world's fastest DirectX 11 GPU. With screaming performance and an innovative new thermal design, Zotac GeForce GTX 580 rips through the latest games while running quieter than the previous generation. Zotac GeForce GTX 580 don't play DX11 without it."
ZOTAC GEFORCE GTX 580 FEATURES
"Built for DirectX 11 the Zotac GeForce GTX 580 delivers massive DirextX 11 tessellation performance so you can crank-up the gaming realism with incredibly detailed environments and characters."
"Surround Gaming and harness the massive graphics power of the Zotac GeForce GTX 580 in SLI to experience panoramic gaming across three screens with Nvidia Surround technology."
"Play in 3D and breakthrough the boundaries of your screen and enter a new dimension with Nvidia 3D Vision technology for games, videos, and photos."
Microsoft DirectX 11 Support
"DirectX 11 GPU with Shader Model 5.0 support designed for ultra high performance in the new API's key graphics feature, GPU-accelerated tessellation."
Nvidia PhysX Technology
"Full support for Nvidia PhysX technology, enabling a totally new class of physical gaming interaction for a more dynamic and realistic experience with GeForce."
Nvidia 3D Vision Ready
"GeForce GPU support for Nvidia 3D Vision, bringing a fully immersive stereoscopic 3D experience to the PC. A combination of high-tech wireless glasses and advanced software, 3D Vision transforms hundreds of PC games into full stereoscopic 3D. In addition, you can watch 3D movies and 3D digital photographs in eye popping, crystal-clear quality."
Nvidia 3D Vision Surround Ready
"Expand your games across three displays in full stereoscopic 3D for the ultimate inside the game experience with the power of Nvidia 3D Vision and SLI technologies. Nvidia Surround also supports triple screen gaming with non-stereo displays."
Nvidia SLI Technology
"Industry leading Nvidia SLI technology offers amazing performance scaling for the world's premier gaming solution."
Nvidia Cuda Technology
"Cuda technology unlocks the power of the GPU's processor cores to accelerate the most demanding tasks such as video transcoding, physics simulation, ray tracing, and more, delivering incredible performance improvements over traditional CPUs."
32x Anti-aliasing Technology
"Lightning fast, high-quality anti-aliasing at up to 32x sample rates obliterates jagged edges."
Nvidia PureVideo HD Technology
"The combination of high-definition video decode acceleration and post-processing that delivers unprecedented picture clarity, smooth video, accurate color, and precise image scaling for movies and video."
PCI Express 2.0 Support
"Designed for the new PCI Express 2.0 bus architecture offering the highest data transfer speeds for the most bandwidth-hungry games and 3D applications, while maintaining backwards compatibility with existing PCI Express motherboards for the broadest support."
"Specifications such as Nvidia GeForce GTX 580 GPU, 512 Unified Shaders, 1536MB GDDR5, 384-bit memory bus, Core Clock: 772 MHz, Shader Clock: 1544 MHz, Memory Clock: 4008 MHz and PCI Express 2.0 (compatible with 1.1)."
"Features such as Nvidia Unified Architecture, Nvidia 3D Vision Surround ready, Nvidia SLI ready, Nvidia PhysX Technology, Nvidia CUDA Technology, Nvidia PureVideo HD technology, HDMI xvYCC Color DeepColor technologies, HDMI 1.4a compliant and Hardware-accelerated Blu-ray 3D ready."
"Software compatibility with Nvidia ForceWare Drivers, Microsoft DirectX 11, OpenGL 4.1 and Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7."
"Connectors such as Dual dual-link DVI (Up to 2560x1600), Mini-HDMI 1.4a w/audio, HDCP ready and SLI bridge connector (3-way SLI ready)."
"Inside the box you will find the following Mini-HDMI-to-HDMI adapter, DVI-to-VGA adapter, Dual 6-pin PCIe to 8-pin PCIe power adapter, Dual MOLEX to 6-pin PCIe power adapter, Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands game bundle, Driver Disk, Zotac Boost software bundle and User manual."
"HDTV ready with ED 480p, HD 720p, HD 1080i and Full HD 1080p."
"Power requirements are 600-watt power supply recommended and 244-watt max power consumption."
"Dimensions are Height: 4.376in - 111.15mm and Width: 10.5in - 266.7mm."
ZOTAC GEFORCE GTX 580 INDEX