With two 8-pin PCIe power connectors, the power consumption on the GTX 980 Matrix Platinum was going to be a bit higher than the reference GTX 980.
With 320W of total system draw, it is not too bad at all.
With the DirectCU II cooler on board, how does the ASUS GeForce GTX 980 Matrix Platinum perform in our sound testing?
Not too bad at all, even when the two fans are cranked up to 100%.
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- Page 1 [Introduction, Quick Specs and Availability & Price]
- Page 2 [Packaging]
- Page 3 [Detailed Look]
- Page 4 [Card Specifications & Cooling Setup]
- Page 5 [Testing Method & Test System Configuration]
- Page 6 [Benchmarks - Synthetic (3DMark and Heaven)]
- Page 7 [Game Benchmarks (1080p)]
- Page 8 [Game Benchmarks (1440p)]
- Page 9 [Game Benchmarks (4K)]
- Page 10 [Performance Summary]
- Page 11 [Overclocking]
- Page 12 [Power Consumption and Sound Testing]
- Page 13 [Software - GPU Tweak]
- Page 14 [What's Hot, What's Not & Final Thoughts]