ASRock Phantom Gaming X Radeon RX 590

The RX 590, or Polaris 30 XT, is likely AMD's final and most refined GPU based on the Polaris architecture. It is a followup of the RX 480 and RX 580, with the same 2,304 shaders, 144 TMUs (texture mapping units) and 32 ROPs (render output units). The chip differs from its predecessors in the … Continue reading

ASUS Phoenix GTX 1660 OC 6GB

The Asus Phoenix GTX 1660 OC 6GB is one of the more compact TU116-based cards with a single fan. It's built with Asus' Auto-Xtreme Technology. According to the manufacturer, this means that every part is machine assembled using aerospace-grade Super Alloy Power II components. In other words, no … Continue reading

ASUS ROG Strix Radeon RX 590 8G Gaming

Compared to previous iterations of AMD's Polaris chip (Polaris 10/RX 480 and Polaris 20/RX 580), there are not nearly as many RX 590s (Polaris 30 XTX) on the market. Many are factory overclocked though, featuring premium designs and somewhat more advanced cooling solutions than the reference … Continue reading

EVGA GTX 1660 XC (Black)

The EVGA GTX 1660 XC Black is EVGA's entry-level GTX 1660 graphics card. It has a single fan but the cooler takes up three slots, so it's both shorter and wider than other GTX 1660 variants. Just like other NVIDIA 16-series graphics cards, this card also features the Turing architecture, which … Continue reading

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1660 Gaming OC 6G

The Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1660 Gaming OC 6G is very similar to the Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1660 OC 6G. Its primary difference is that it comes with an extra fan for a total of three Windforce fans. Due to the added cooling capacity, Gigabyte has also increased the factory overclock on the Gaming OC … Continue reading

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1660 OC 6G

The GTX 1660 OC 6G with Windforce fans is an entry-level graphics card from Gigabyte, based on the Nvidia TU116 chip (see our roundup of the top cards with this GPU here). It comes with a slight factory overclock and stands out from the entry-level competition mainly by being equipped with two fans … Continue reading

Gigabyte Radeon RX 590 Gaming 8GB

The Gaming series is Gigabyte's mainstream lineup of graphics cards (with Aorus being the premium counterpart). This Radeon RX 590 Gaming video card is nevertheless a factory-overclocked model. As expected, it is also equipped with the dual-fan Windforce 2X cooling solution, which Gigabyte has … Continue reading

MSI GTX 1660 Gaming X 6G

A rather sizeable factory overclock, dual fans and some RGB lighting are some of the details that put MSI's GTX 1660 Gaming X 6G in the premium end of the scale among GeForce GTX 1660-based graphics cards. The relatively compact, dual-fan cooler takes up two slots, but it requires a bit of … Continue reading

MSI GTX 1660 Ventus XS 6G OC

MSI's GeForce GTX 1660 Ventus XS OC is a factory overclocked graphics card that comes in at a more affordable price than the premium Gaming X version from the same manufacturer. The GPU uses the Nvidia TU116 chip, which is also used in the GTX 1660 Ti cards. However, in the GTX 1660, 2 out of the … Continue reading

MSI Radeon RX 590 ARMOR 8G OC

The RX 590 ARMOR 8G OC is one of two nearly identical cards from MSI, with or without a slight factory overclock (OC). However, both of them require two 8-pin PCIe power connectors instead of the reference model's single 8-pin cable. This card also has the Armor cooling solution in common with … Continue reading

PowerColor Red Devil RX 590 OC

Most of the (relatively few) RX 590 cards on the market are beefed-up, factory overclocked boards and the PowerColor Red Devil RX 590 OC is no exception.  The Red Devil's main competitors at this writing are the Sapphire Nitro+ RX 590 and the Fatboy RX 590 from XFX. All of them are of … Continue reading

Sapphire Radeon Nitro+ RX 580 4GB

Sapphire's Radeon Nitro+ RX 580 4GB is based on the AMD Polaris 20 (XTX) chip – a GPU based on the GCN 4.0 (Graphics Card Next) architecture. The GPU itself is manufactured at GlobalFoundries using a 14 nm production process. Its transistor count is 5.7 billion and it has a die size of 232 mm², … Continue reading

XFX Radeon RX 590 Fatboy 8GB OC+

The XFX Radeon RX 590 Fatboy 8GB OC+ is a factory-overclocked card based on the AMD Polaris 30 XT chip. This GPU is an improvement of the Polaris 20 XTX (RX 580), but similar and based on the GCN 4.0 (Graphics Card Next) architecture. The Polaris 30 XT supports the same DirectX 12.0 and Vulcan … Continue reading

ZOTAC Gaming GeForce GTX 1660 AMP

ZOTAC specializes in Nvidia-based graphics cards and the manufacturer's lineup, of course, includes a full range of Turing-based cards. This compact GTX 1660 comes with two fans in spite of its petite stature, as well as a decent factory overclock (only the AMP version). Similar cards include MSI's … Continue reading