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MSI N550GTX-TI Cyclone II
8.6 out of 10

MSI N550GTX-TI Cyclone II

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MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II SLI Video Card Review

22 August 2011
  • Summary: Packing a GeForce GTX 550 Ti GPU each, we have a pair of N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II video cards that we are going to evaluate against a Radeon HD 6950, GeForce GTX 570 and even an overclocked GeForce GTX 560 Ti.
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MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II Graphics Card

18 April 2011
  • Conclusion: The MSI GTX550 Ti Cyclone II OC brings a lot to the market. With it’s upgraded cooler, factory overclock, and small size, it’s a great addition to a low to mid-range gaming computer. It performed right where we expected it to at 1680×1050 and at 1920×1200: just slightly behind the GTX460.
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Overall 9
Value for money 9
Performance 9
Construction 10
Functionality 9
Appearance 10

MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone-II OC Video Card

Benchmark Reviews
2 April 2011
  • Conclusion: Important: In this section I am going to write a brief five point summary on the following categories; Performance, Appearance, Construction, Functionality and Value. These views are my own and help me to give the MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II OC Video Card a rating out of 10.
  • Pros: Cyclone II cooler is excellent, Fan at 100% is not too loud, Very nice looks, Excellent build quality, Great value for money, SLI Support, Good overclocking headroom, Good power consumption, Variety of outputs: D-SUB, DVI-I and HDMI
  • Cons: Hot air from GPU exhausted into case, Extra height of card may cause problems in a small form factor build
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Overall 8

MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II 1GB5 OC Video Card Review

30 March 2011
  • Summary: I'm going to keep this short because the test results speak for themselves. This card would be very easy to recommend if there were no GTX 460 768MB cards out there. For gaming, the GTX 550 Ti's slightly older brother is a far better buy at around $15 US less.
  • Pros: Great GPU upgrade for pre-built systems with weak PSUs, Respectable 3D, The best value Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 GPU to date (Under $200), Excellent cooling via Cyclone II GPU Cooler
  • Cons: Great GPU upgrade for pre-built systems with weak PSUs, Respectable 3D, The best value Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 GPU to date (Under $200), Excellent cooling via Cyclone II GPU Cooler, Betrayed by its better performing (and cheaper) GTX 460 768MB brother (for overall 3D Gaming)
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GeForce GTX 550 Ti Graphics Accelerator Review: MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone OC

X-bit labs
28 March 2011
  • Summary: GeForce GTX 550 Ti launched without much fuss and fireworks, but it is the mainstream solutions that usually find their way into our computer systems. Please meet our first candidate – MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone OC!
  • Pros: High quality of manufacture;, Can compete against Radeon HD 6850 when overclocked;, Wide range of supported FSAA modes;, Highly efficient cooling system;, High performance in applications using tesselation;, Low noise;, Good overclocking potential;, Nvidia PhysX support;, Nvidia CUDA support.
  • Cons: Cooling system too large.
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MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II OC Video Card Review

Legit Reviews
23 March 2011
  • Summary: The MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II OC is another great example of a custom GeForce GTX 550 Ti video card that costs less than $150 and performs very well!
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Overall 9

MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone II & N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II - overclockiranje i SLI performanse

PC Ekspert
15 April 2011
  • Conclusion: Za N560GTX TI Twin Frozr II možemo slobodno reći kako je riječ o kvalitetno napravljenoj kartici, koja svojim solidnim performansama i overclocking potencijalom u potpunosti opravdava cijenu, pa čak i ponešto povišenu razinu buke.
  • Pros: Niska potrošnja, odličan overclocking potencijal, efikasno hlađenje.
  • Cons: Buka pri višim okretajima ventilatora, slaba za naslove s dosta teselacije.
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Teste da Placa de Vídeo MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone OC

Clube do Hardware
16 March 2011
  • Conclusion: O problema com este novo lançamento, no entanto, é o seu preço. A menos que a NVIDIA baixe o preço da GeForce GTX 550 Ti de forma significativa, é melhor comprar a GeForce GTX 460 com 768 MB, que foi entre 15% e 49% mais rápida e pode ser encontrada na mesma faixa de preço, se você pesquisar um...
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Expert Review

15 March 2011
  • Excerpt: Компания NVIDIA продолжает обновлять модельный ряд. Все новинки пятисотой серии являются доработанными старыми решениями. Основная работа инженеров была направлена на оптимизацию структуры GPU так, чтобы уменьшить токи утечки и поднять их энергоэффективность.
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