Zotac Introduces GeForce GTX580 AMP2! Edition

By on April 6, 2011

ZOTAC International, a leading innovator and the world’s largest channel manufacturer, today introduces the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 580 AMP2! Edition – its fastest single-GPU graphics card. The ZOTAC GeForce GTX 580 AMP2! Edition is designed to amplify cooling performance and gaming at extreme high-definition resolutions.

A custom high-performance heat-pipe heatsink enables this card to stay cool and whisper-quiet while dual orange 92mm fans add a stylish ZOTAC touch to create an enthusiast-grade graphics card that combines performance and style in a single 2.5-slot graphics card.

The ZOTAC GeForce GTX 580 AMP2! Edition boosts gaming performance by doubling the video memory of standard ZOTAC GeForce GTX 580 graphics card for a total of 3GB of video memory. The 3GB of video memory ensures that this special edition will be able to render the latest Microsoft DirectX 11-enabled games and applications with maximum details and performance at resolutions up to 2560×1600.

“Enthusiast gamers demand the absolute best performance available. With the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 580 AMP2! Edition, we are able to boost high-resolution gaming performance while reducing noise levels and temperatures,” said Carsten Berger, marketing director, ZOTAC International.

Users that will get this ZOTAC card will also get Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood which is bundled with it. Brotherhood takes gamers on an epic action-packed journey through a beautifully rendered replication of ancient Rome, Italy as Ezio, the master assassin.

General details

  • New ZOTAC® GeForce® GTX 580 AMP2! Edition graphics card
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 580 GPU
  • Engine clock: 815 MHz
  • 512 unified shaders
  • Shader clock: 1630 MHz
  • 3GB GDDR5 memory
  • Memory clock: 4100 MHz
  • 384-bit memory interface
  • Dual dual-link DVI-I & mini-HDMI outputs
  • PCI Express 2.0 interface (Compatible with 1.1)
  • Microsoft DirectX® 11 & OpenGL® 4.1 compatible
  • NVIDIA® CUDA technology with CUDA C/C++
  • NVIDIA® PhysX® technology
  • NVIDIA® SLI™ (3-way) and 3D Vision™ Surround ready
  • ZOTAC® Boost Premium software bundle included
  • Assassin’s Creed®: Brotherhood game bundle

About David Scarpitta

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