Asus announces GeForce GTX 500 Series DirectX 11 graphics cards

Asus today unveiled its new GeForce GTX 500 Series Direct X 11 graphics cards, the GTX 580 and GTX 570. Asus GeForce GTX 500 Series Graphics Cards feature the pinnacle of Nvidia GF110 Fermi technology, using lower power draw to deliver more performance. They are also excellent overclockers, allowing Asus exclusive Voltage Tweak technology to go even further, giving users access to potential 50%* core clock boosts.

The GeForce GTX 570 is the newest addition to the GeForce GTX 500 lineup, overclocked to 742MHz on the GPU core. It also features 480 CUDA cores with the CUDA clock at 1484MHz. The large 1.28GB GDDR5 video memory is set to 3.8GHz effective rate.