ASUS HD 7790 Direct CU II Vs HD 7790 Vs GTX 650 Ti Benchmarks (all in one reviews)

Last month ASUS release an AMD based graphic card that make more choices for its sub 200$ users, its the ASUS HD 7790 Direct CU II OC edition, the new graphic card is for 160$ launch price and as you can notice from the name it's a factory overclocked one over the reference Radeon HD 7790.

On this new All in one reviews collection we'll take a close look at this new product from the Taiwanese experienced company and how it perform compared to the close rivals.


ASUS HD 7790 Direct CU II OC showcase:

A new cooling solution using the Direct CU II dual-fan cooling system:
Thanks to its proprietary thermal design, the HD 7790 DirectCU II offers considerable overclocking overhead that can be exploited with the exclusive ASUSGPU Tweak utility. GPU Tweak makes it easy to increase core and memory speeds, change voltages, regulate fan speeds, and create individual profiles for different games.
It consists of dual 80mm fans specially-picked for quiet operation, copper heatpipes that contact the GPU directly, and an aluminum shroud for better heat dissipation. The HD 7790 DirectCU II runs at 20% (7°C) lower operating temperatures than a reference card, and is also significantly quieter than reference while offering better stability and product longevity.


About the HD 7790 CPU and micro-architecture:
The HD 7790 DirectCU II offers DirectX 11.1 gaming and multimedia performance with power-efficient 28nm GPU technology, and supports the newest PC games in mid to high detail settings at full HD and smooth experience for latest software such as Windows 8.








Specification comparison :

Radeon
HD 7770
GeForce
GTX 560
Radeon
HD 6870
Radeon
HD 7790
ASUS Radeon
HD 7790
GeForce
GTX 560 Ti
Radeon
HD 6950
GeForce
GTX 570
Radeon
HD 6970
Radeon
HD 7850
GeForce
GTX 660
Radeon
HD 7870
Shader Units64033611208968963841408480153610249601280
ROPs163232161632324032322432
Graphics ProcessorCape VerdeGF114BartsBonaireBonaireGF114CaymanGF110CaymanPitcairnGK106Pitcairn
Transistors1500M1950M1700M2080M2080M1950M2640M3000M2640M2800M2540M2800M
Memory Size1024 MB1024 MB1024 MB1024 MB1024 MB1024 MB2048 MB1280 MB2048 MB2048 MB2048 MB2048 MB
Memory Bus Width128 bit256 bit256 bit128 bit128 bit256 bit256 bit320 bit256 bit256 bit192 bit256 bit
Core Clock1000 MHz810 MHz900 MHz1000 MHz1075 MHz823 MHz800 MHz732 MHz880 MHz860 MHz980 MHz+1000 MHz
Memory Clock1125 MHz1002 MHz1050 MHz1500 MHz1600 MHz1002 MHz1250 MHz950 MHz1375 MHz1200 MHz1502 MHz1200 MHz
Price$120$170$170$150$160$200$170$250$380$180$215$220



Benchmark selections


3DMark 2011 Benchmark test:
review
Overall performance result:
review
Heaven test comparison :
review
FarCry 2 test:
TT review

Vs the new Geforce GTX 650:



Overclock result from hardocp:
Guys up there managet to overclock the ASUS HD 7790 Direct CU II core up to 1200Mhz which is quite impressive.

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ASUS HD 7790 Direct CU II Vs HD 7790 Vs GTX 650 Ti Benchmarks (all in one reviews) ASUS HD 7790 Direct CU II Vs HD 7790 Vs GTX 650 Ti Benchmarks (all in one reviews) Reviewed by Maherr Live on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 Rating: 5