July 7th, 2008
Guru3D GeForce GTX 280 review
THIS IS SPARTA! Oh … hi everyone. Yeah once you get to play games with the beast we’ll be showing off today I tend to get a little melodramatic. I have this weird thing that once I really like a piece of hardware I try to find a weird euphemism for it that fits the product. The actual GeForce GTX 280 we put to the test reminded me of pure brute force. But all that brute force streamlined, well organized and efficient could very well be an euphemism for SPARTAAAANS. If you have no frickin clue what I’m talking about, then first go see the movie ’300′ and then come back and read this article, as I like to invoke that feeling into this article.
Welcome to today’s introduction of the GeForce GTX 200 release. The long awaited successors of the GeForce series 8 generation architecture is finally here, with one keyword: loads of additional transistors.
Specifically two new products are being released today: GeForce GTX 260 and 280.