Today Asus launches GTX 980 Platinum Poseidon Graphics card, the card is equipped with best Overclocking capabilities and cooling. After GTX 580 ROG Matrix Platinum which was launched back in 2011, Asus had stopped manufacturing of more Graphics card for NVIDIA under ROG Platinum portfolio, but from the last year they again return to the Green camp to the launch of ASUS ROG MATRIX GTX 780 The Platinum.
Asus GeForce GTX 980 Platinum Poseidon officially announced
The all new Asus GeForce GTX 980 Platinum Poseidon is equipped with the Nvidia latest Maxwell GM204 Core with 2048 CUDA cores at a frequency of 1178/1279 MHz (vs 1127/1216 MHz) coupled with 4GB of GDDR5 memory @7010 MHz with a 256-bit bus interface. ASUS is being secretive about the clock speeds also the card give freedom to enthusiasts and Overclockers to ready with their LN2 ports from some extreme Overclocking sessions.
The only thing striking about this GeForce GTX 980 Platinum Poseidon is its hybrid cooling system DirectCU H2O, which will give the benefits to only those users who already have a cooling system that can be attached to the graphics that promises to reduce the temperature to 27 ° C.
Additional features include DIGI + VRM with Super Alloy Power of 10 Phase, solid capacitors, 1× Native Dual-link DVI-I, 1× Native HDMI 2.0 (HDCP compliant) and 3× Native DisplayPort 1.2. Still, we don’t know about the price of this bad boy.