Review: GALAX GeForce RTX 2070 Super WTF

Discussion in 'Frontpage news' started by Hilbert Hagedoorn, Nov 8, 2019.

  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

    Messages:
    39,175
    Likes Received:
    7,824
    GPU:
    AMD | NVIDIA
    We review the new GALAX GeForce RTX 2070 Super in the WTF edition, and yes that is a playful way of wording in many regards. WTF is short for Work The Frames, which realistically you would have never ...

    Review: GALAX GeForce RTX 2070 Super WTF
     
    Maddness and Caesar like this.
  2. JamesSneed

    JamesSneed Maha Guru

    Messages:
    1,035
    Likes Received:
    427
    GPU:
    GTX 1070
    Super WTF. /smh
     
    sverek and Undying like this.
  3. H1TMANza

    H1TMANza Member

    Messages:
    43
    Likes Received:
    12
    GPU:
    EVGA 1080 Ti FTW3
    Would you be kind enough to include RDR2 in future benchmarks ?
     
  4. kakiharaFRS

    kakiharaFRS Master Guru

    Messages:
    469
    Likes Received:
    102
    GPU:
    MSI Gaming X 1080ti
    what was the saying ? "can it run rdr2 ?" or something like that ^^
    another interesting review from guru3d I'll read it later thx
    rgb effects seem nice, who is going to beat seizure inducing Thermaltake rgb ? lol
    seriously they have a warning when you launch their soft and even tough I'm not sensible to that I felt nauseous, it flashes crazy fast
     

  5. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

    Messages:
    39,175
    Likes Received:
    7,824
    GPU:
    AMD | NVIDIA
    I will be so kind yes. This review, however, was already finished before the RDR2 release.
     
    Solfaur likes this.
  6. Solfaur

    Solfaur Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    7,395
    Likes Received:
    874
    GPU:
    MSI GTX 1080Ti Ga.X
    No, only the SUPER OMFGWTH edition will do that.
     
    airbud7 likes this.
  7. A M D BugBear

    A M D BugBear Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    3,310
    Likes Received:
    342
    GPU:
    4 GTX 970-Quad Sli
    Very nice name

    <<~~~ BLOWS my hair away!!!
     
    Maddness, airbud7 and Undying like this.
  8. Reddoguk

    Reddoguk Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    1,976
    Likes Received:
    218
    GPU:
    Guru3d GTX 980 G1
    Great card if you love to RAVE. omg lol the world is RGB LED mad right now.
     
    rl66 likes this.
  9. Stormyandcold

    Stormyandcold Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    5,415
    Likes Received:
    231
    GPU:
    MSI GTX1070 GamingX
    "The board" obviously authorised the name of this card with a giggle.
     
  10. Lucifer

    Lucifer Master Guru

    Messages:
    208
    Likes Received:
    9
    GPU:
    Colorful GTX 1060
    earlier we had THICC, now we have WTF. I wonder what'll come next...
     
    386SX and Undying like this.

  11. rl66

    rl66 Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    2,576
    Likes Received:
    235
    GPU:
    Sapphire RX 580X SE
    Hopefully it tend to return to normal use, lot less RGB overdose (see Asus, MSI, Asrock production)... We will not have to wear sunglasses when we open our computer's case. :)

    On other hand Galax/KFA/Galaxy have always being a bling bling company: lot of led, lot of RGB Led, lot neon, fake chrome, fake carbon depending on the period lol.
    They can't change so fast :)
     
  12. rl66

    rl66 Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    2,576
    Likes Received:
    235
    GPU:
    Sapphire RX 580X SE
    the WTF Devil OMG FTW LOL Super (limited Fortnite edition) ?
     
    Lucifer likes this.
  13. H83

    H83 Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    3,163
    Likes Received:
    639
    GPU:
    MSI Duke GTX1080Ti
    So now WTF means Work The Frames! Really??? So silly and stupid! And even worse, i think i like it...:D

    As for the card, it´s just another 2070Super with tons of RGB for good measure.
     
  14. slyphnier

    slyphnier Master Guru

    Messages:
    770
    Likes Received:
    60
    GPU:
    GTX1070
    next card name will be around : MonkaS / Bae / ELI5 / FTFY / IRL ?
    the great candidate probably NSFL or YOLO
     
  15. Andy Watson

    Andy Watson Member Guru

    Messages:
    167
    Likes Received:
    48
    GPU:
    960
    Excellent. The old mantra "Will it play Crysis?" is now "Will it play Red Dead?"

    Or perhaps more accurately at the moment ...

    "Will it load Red Dead?"

    :)
     
    airbud7 likes this.

  16. Andy Watson

    Andy Watson Member Guru

    Messages:
    167
    Likes Received:
    48
    GPU:
    960
    Changing from Galaxy to Galax was still a very strange move. They still have a picture of a galaxy on the back of the PCB ...

    there was a reason for it, but over time I have forgotten. Some of their old low to mid range nvidia cards were quite good as often had faster memory on, important if you were competing on 3dmark 2001 in the Orb.

    The ones in the photo below which have the blue PCB are Galaxies

    http://www.zen141854.zen.co.uk/cards.jpg
     
  17. Equinoxe

    Equinoxe Master Guru

    Messages:
    250
    Likes Received:
    17
    GPU:
    MSI GTX 980 TI GAMING SLI
    WHAT THE oh...
     
  18. SamuelL421

    SamuelL421 Member Guru

    Messages:
    157
    Likes Received:
    96
    GPU:
    1080ti / 11gb
    Galax makes some decent cards and whatever they're doing must working for them, but I can't get past their tacky marketing and designs. The "WTF" edition, the box art with killer clowns, dropping the "Y" from the end of their company name, ugly chunky coolers strapped to the otherwise great HOF cards... ugh.

    Congrats Galax, in the days of RGB everything it takes a lot to stand out as tackiest of the tacky.
     
  19. Cave Waverider

    Cave Waverider Master Guru

    Messages:
    986
    Likes Received:
    73
    GPU:
    GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
    Something like "Professional HDR Asynchronous Low Latency UHD Scaling", perhaps? ;)
     
    Last edited: Nov 11, 2019
    wavetrex and 386SX like this.
  20. alanm

    alanm Ancient Guru

    Messages:
    9,748
    Likes Received:
    1,939
    GPU:
    Asus 2080 Dual OC
    pharma and airbud7 like this.

Share This Page