Published on August 3rd, 2013 | by Gavin Bonshor
MSI GTX 780 Gaming Review
- Brand: MSI
- Model: 3GB GTX 780 Gaming
- Website: http://www.msi.com/product/vga/N780-TF-3GD5-OC.html#overview
- RRP: £549.34 (At time of the review)
With many different options available on the market in terms of graphics cards; what do you select one based on? Is it purely performance? Based on looks or design? Or do you pick based purely on the price? Well as mentioned earlier, there is no shortage to choose from and one brand in particular has been making waves with their design aspect.
MSI or Micro-Star International Co LTD, were formed in 1986 by a group of 5 people in Jhonghe, Taipei. They are currently one of the biggest names in motherboards, VGA solutions and more recently, well known for their gaming laptop range. They recently added a new addition to their series of motherboards with their range of Z77 and Z87 gamer based models and more recently than that, they moved the design from that, into their latest line of GPUs with the same moniker, the Gaming series.
So with that being said, today I will be taking a look at the MSI GTX 780 Gaming OC, which comes from the Gaming family of graphics cards, which has been quite popular recently with its red design. So is this a card truly for gamers or does it get shell shocked by the other brands in terms of actual performance? Let’s find out, starting with the specifications…