Monday, August 21, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
YouTube TV expands to new markets
Facebook Tests News Stories Customized to Users' Interests
Google Home Now Supports Free Calls
Asus Unveils the ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, and ZenFone 4 Selfie
Nokia 8 Shipped With ZEISS Optics
Apple is Getting Serious in TV Shows and Film Prospect
Acer's New 4K Projectors Bring the Benefits of Cinema Home
Fiat Chrysler Joins BMW, Intel, Mobileye in Autonomous Driving Team
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > ASUS Re...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, January 08, 2013
ASUS Releases Limited Edition ROG ARES II Graphics Card


ASUS presents possibly the most powerful graphics card with the limited edition ARES II.

The card is powered by two Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition GPUs and has 6GB GDDR5 memory, while it remains relatively slim with a 2-slot design. The ARES II features exclusive ASUS DIGI+ VRM and Super Alloy Power technologies for greater stability and product longevity.

ARES II debuts as a limited edition product, with only 1000 units produced. It ships in a special ROG-themed case, with each card featuring a laser-etched serial number on the aluminum backplate to denote its collectible status.



ARES II provides a custom cooler that utilizes liquid and air cooling to achieve improved heat dissipation over reference design cards. The hybrid design consists of a closed-cycle liquid system with dual 120mm fans and a radiator block that fits in most PC cases. The card itself includes an 80mm dust-proof fan to enable additional cooling for critical components such as video memory and power delivery components. The new design assures continuous stability even under full load, and achieves up to 31C cooler operation compared to a reference GTX 690.

ASUS DIGI+ digital voltage regulation technology provides precise power delivery to bolster graphics card stability and help increase overclocking flexibility. The 20-phase Super Alloy Power architecture can withstand higher temperatures and stress loads than typical designs while providing a much longer lifespan. Users can modify card parameters including core and memory speeds, fan performance, and voltages using the bundled ROG Edition GPU Tweak utility, all via an interface. Multiple profiles for individual games and applications can also be set up, and GPU Tweak doubles as a monitoring program for keeping an eye on ARES II temperatures and power consumption levels.

Specifications

Model name: ARES2-6GD5
Graphics engine: 2 x AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition
System bus: PCI Express 3.0 x 16
Video memory: 6GB GDDR5
Boost clock: 1100MHz (base clock: 1050MHz)
Memory clock: 6600MHz (1650MHz GDDR5)
Memory interface: 768-bit (2 x 384-bit)
Maximum DVI resolution: 2560 x 1600
Maximum VGA resolution: 2048 x 1536
Microsoft Direct3D version: DirectX 11
I/O: 1 x single link DVI / 1 x dual link DVI / 1 x HDMI via adapter/ 4 x native DisplayPort
Bundled accessories: 3 x 8-pin power cable / 1 x DVI to HDMI adapter / 1 x extended CrossFireX bridge
Minimum recommended power supply: 850W (42A on the 12V rail)
Power connectors: 3 x 8-pin
Dimensions: Card: 11.8" x 5.5" x 1.8"
Fan block: 4.6" x 5.8" x 1.9"
Fan: 4.7" x 4.7" x 1"
Liquid cooling tube length: 13.4"


Previous
Next
One Laptop per Child Association Releases New Products at CES        All News        Google To Provide Free WiFi Neighborhood in Manhattan
AMD Sues Former Managers Over Trade Secret Handing     Graphics Cards News      AMD Unveils The Latest Radeon HD 8000M Mobile and HD 8000 Desktop Graphics

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Asus Unveils the ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, and ZenFone 4 Selfie
ASUS Republic of Gamers Launches Rampage VI Series Motherboards
ASUS ZenFone AR on Sale in the U.S.
ASUS 360 Chromebook Flip C213 is Starting at $349
Asus Vivobook S Launches today at $700
Computex 2017: ASUS unveils new ROG Zephyrus for gaming, Gaming Laptops and Monitors
ASUS Introduces X299 Based Motherboards at Computex
ASUS Presents New ZenBook and VivoBook Laptops at Computex 2017
ASUS STRIX GD30 Gaming Desktop Released
Asustek Aims At Growth In Smartphone And Notebook Business
ASUS Announces the ROG Strix Impact Gaming Mouse, DSL-AC88U Modem Router
ASUS ROG Gaming Lineup at CES 2017

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .