Go Back   Overclock3D Forums > [OC3D] Graphics & Displays > Graphics Cards
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 17-11-13, 01:59 AM
Ghosthud1's Avatar
Ghosthud1 Ghosthud1 is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Huddersfield
Posts: 2,067
ASUS Mars 760, nobody is talking about it?





Honestly surprised i haven't seen this pop up on this forum, knowing TTL's past with mars cards i was hoping to see something from him on this (hints), it seems to have a relatively quiet hype build up around it?

Any thoughts on this? I just dont understand the need for a dual mid range card, maybe if it was cheaper than a 780ti? i dnno.

__________________

3770k 4.6Ghz | Vapor-X 270X | 2133Mhz ripjawX | RM550 | 120GB SEVO
  #2  
Old 17-11-13, 03:57 AM
Dicehunter's Avatar
Dicehunter Dicehunter is offline
roll a HARD 6 ;)
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: R.O.I/Germany
Posts: 3,222
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ghosthud1 View Post




Honestly surprised i haven't seen this pop up on this forum, knowing TTL's past with mars cards i was hoping to see something from him on this (hints), it seems to have a relatively quiet hype build up around it?

Any thoughts on this? I just dont understand the need for a dual mid range card, maybe if it was cheaper than a 780ti? i dnno.
It looks like it's on par with the 780 specs wise and then some with the increased bus etc... but dual cards are a very niche market.
__________________




> > > Official OC3D Steam And Origin Member List < < <
> > > Get The Latest Nvidia + Physx Drivers Here < < <
> > >GPU Driver Cleaning Overkill Nvidia + AMD < < <
  #3  
Old 17-11-13, 06:04 AM
NeverBackDown NeverBackDown is offline
I give BAD advise
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 4,548
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dicehunter View Post
It looks like it's on par with the 780 specs wise and then some with the increased bus etc... but dual cards are a very niche market.
You realize that all the specs including the bus size is all doubled right? You have one 760 and another, hence the 760*2 specs equaling a 780.
  #4  
Old 17-11-13, 10:55 AM
tinytomlogan's Avatar
tinytomlogan tinytomlogan is offline
The Guvnor
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: TTL Towers
Posts: 15,310
I got told I wasnt even allowed to post Im eating a MARS bar on facebook.......
__________________

If you recommend a product LINK THE REVIEW


Get along or run along. Your choice
  #5  
Old 17-11-13, 10:59 AM
barnsley's Avatar
barnsley barnsley is offline
born in a.....
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Cambridge,UK
Posts: 4,022
Quote:
Originally Posted by tinytomlogan View Post
I got told I wasnt even allowed to post Im eating a MARS bar on facebook.......
Oh Asus, you cray cray.






I'm quite interested in this card as I've always wanted to own one of these ASUS super cards. Depending on reviews I might be tempted. If it costs stupid amounts then I won't touch it though.
__________________
Rigs: Spur (inwin 901, gtx 780,i7 4770k) Coming soon|Herman (pentium G3258,custom loop)|Octobox (8320@4.2ghz, Asus 280x@ 1110/1500mem)
Laptops: Lenovo yoga pro|Lenovo X61s
OC3D starcitizen group Join today!
  #6  
Old 17-11-13, 11:12 AM
JMMP's Avatar
JMMP JMMP is offline
OC3D Crew
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: MADRID-SPAIN
Posts: 780
Tom Is this one of much things that the mailman deliver to you yesterday?!?!?!
:P

It will have the same popularity that the AMD 6870 X2 had!!!!!
__________________
  #7  
Old 17-11-13, 11:13 AM
murphy7801 murphy7801 is offline
OC3D Crew
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: UK
Posts: 514
I dont see this being very popular not like it was 2 gtx 780 cores
__________________
Upon this a question arises: whether it be better to be loved than feared or feared than loved? It may be answered that one should wish to be both, but, because it is difficult to unite them in one person, is much safer to be feared than loved

Nicolo Machiavelli
  #8  
Old 17-11-13, 11:15 AM
SeekaX's Avatar
SeekaX SeekaX is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Germany
Posts: 3,827
wtf is the point of this?
__________________
i5 4670k // MSi MPOWER // 4x4GB Corsair Vengeance Pro 2133MHz
Palit GTX 770 4GB Jetstream // Corsair RM750 // Zalman Z9+
Corsair Force 3 60GB // WD Green 1.5TB // Seagate Barracuda 2TB
Leopold Tenkeyless MX Brown // Steelseries Rival // Steelseries QCK+
Beyerdynamics DT 990 // FiiO E10 // Asus VG248QE // Asus VE228
  #9  
Old 17-11-13, 11:20 AM
JR23 JR23 is offline
OC3D Crew
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Derbyshire UK
Posts: 677
I think it's right on the money if you want a slightly hotter, slightly more power hungry, slightly more expensive, slightly uglier and slightly worse performing GTX780.


I can see where they might be coming from in that a super-card might be great for the mATX mITX niche where you can't squeeze in SLI but you want that bit more performance, but it won't be as good as a 780 and certainly not a 780ti, so erm wtf asus

JR
__________________
  #10  
Old 17-11-13, 11:42 AM
Ghosthud1's Avatar
Ghosthud1 Ghosthud1 is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Huddersfield
Posts: 2,067
I'm taking a quick guess and putting this between the 780 and the Ti version, if it takes that sweet spot and gets the price down right it could be a popular card for small form factor builds. It also comes with some sweet epeen . Even if it doesn't reach that sweet spot it would be interesting to see a quad sli setup of these.

And i knew something was going on Tom, you sly bugger.
__________________

3770k 4.6Ghz | Vapor-X 270X | 2133Mhz ripjawX | RM550 | 120GB SEVO
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump






All times are GMT. The time now is 07:21 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.