As soon as the Nvidia GeForce GTX 770 was announced, each and every Nvidia partner rolled out its own version of this highly interesting graphics card. All of them try to attract the customer with an improved PCB, original cooler, increased clock rates or some other special features. The products from Palit Microsystems Ltd. and Zotac International (MCO) Ltd. have been the first to arrive to our test labs. Of course, we are going to receive and test other brands’ products as well, but today we're talking about the Palit GeForce GTX 770 JetStream 2GB and the Zotac GeForce GTX 770 AMP! Edition 2GB. Besides our traditional tests of performance, temperature, noise level and overclocking potential, we will also benchmark them in 2-way SLI mode to check out the efficiency of the SLI technology as applied to the newest solutions from Nvidia.
Technical Specifications Overview
We are going to start with an overview of the technical specifications on the two graphics cards discussed in this article: Palit GeForce GTX 770 JetStream and Zotac GTX 770 AMP! Edition. We will compare them side by side against the specs of the reference Nvidia GeForce GTX 770: