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N580GTX Lightning

Übersicht

 

 Key Features

  •  
     
    Power4 Architecture 
      - World’s first 16 phase PWM on GTX 580.
    - Independent Memory Power support.
    - Copper MOS with 2x high current capacity.
    - Proadlizer*4 to optimized power supply.
  • Propeller Blade on Twin Frozr III
    - Twin Frozr III Thermal Design with 21℃ cooler & 5.5 dB quieter.
    - Propeller Blade technology for 20% more airflow.
    -  Dual 9cm fans with dual 8mm SuperPipes for best heat dissipation.
    - Form-in-one heatsink covers memory and modules to dissipate heat efficiency.

  • Triple Overvoltage by Afterburner
    World’s first GTX 580 graphics card supporting voltage adjustment of GPU/Memory/PLL.
    - The oc capability can be boosted 24% up!!

  • Top Quality Components
    - Military Class II Components for longer product lifespan.
    - LPL (Lightning Power Layer) for the stable power supply.


Video Output Function

  • Dual-link DVI x 2
  • HDMI x 1  
  • DisplayPort x 1

 
Bundle MSI developed driver and utilities

  • MSI Live Update Series(Live Graphics Card BIOS & Live Graphics Card Driver)
    Automatically online download & update Graphics Card BIOS & Drivers, reduce the risk of getting the wrong files, and never have the trouble on web site searching.
  • MSI Graphics Card Driver
  • MSI Dual Core Center
  • MSI Live
    including all real time life information you need, such as Live MSI Product News, Live Daily Information, Live Personal Schedule Manager, Live Search and more.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Microsoft® DirectX
  • Norton Internet Security™ 2008  60 days Trial
    -Blocks online identity theft by phishing Web sites
    -Detects and eliminates spyware
    -Removes viruses and Internet worms automatically
    -Protects against hackers

Product Accessories

 

 

   
MSI Reminds You...
• The accessories will probably be different according to the different selling areas of product models. For details of accessories, please refer to the descriptions on the product package.

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

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Afterburner

Afterburner co-development by MSI and Rivatuner, MSI releases the ultimate graphics card utility “Afterburner”. This utility enables all MSI graphics cards users to boost performance and to monitor all kinds of critical information in real-time. Afterburner is a completely free utility which is compatible with almost all MSI graphics cards.

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MSI Solid Capacitor Graphic Cards

MSI Solid Capacitor Graphic Card MSI Graphics Card products utilities high quality solid capacitor. For the gamers and high-end users, this feature not only means that product has better quality components within, but also provide much stronger support while users want to engage in hard-core tuning.
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MSI Advanced Live Update Online

MSI Live Update online
MSI Live Update Online ist eine nützliche Applikation zur Aktuialisierung von Software-, Treiber- und BIOS-Versionen.  Mit dem Live Update Online Service wird die Aktualisierung einfacher und vor allem sicherer. Anwender müssen sich lediglich mit dem Download Center verninden und die Live Update-Funktion aktivieren um ein vollautomatischse Online-Update zu starten. Dank der benutzerfreundlichen Update-Funktion erhalten alle Anwender Zugang zu den neuesten Applikationen, Treibern und BIOS Versionen und können so sicherstellen, das ein Maximum an Leistung des Systems jederzeit zur Verfügung steht.

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Live Update 5

MSI Live Update 5 ist eine nützliche und leistungsfähige Software um BIOS-Versionen und Treiber ohne Risiko unkompliziert auf den neuesten Stand zu bringen. Anwender können Live Update 5 mit der Treiber-CD installieren oder per download auf den Computer laden.

 

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PhysX™

PhysX™ is designed specifically for hardware acceleration by powerful processors with hundreds of cores. Combined with the tremendous parallel processing capability of the GPU, PhysX™ will provide an exponential increase in physics processing power and will take gaming to a new level delivering rich, immersive physical gaming environments with features such as:
- Explosions that cause dust and collateral debris
- Characters with complex, jointed geometries for more life-like motion and interaction
- Spectacular new weapons with incredible effects
- Cloth that drapes and tears naturally
- Dense smoke & fog that billow around objects in motion

Free download PhysX™-enabled Warmonger Full Game

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NVIDIA® CUDA™ Technology

NVIDIA® CUDA™ technology is the world’s only C language environment that enables programmers and developers to write software to solve complex computational problems in a fraction of the time by tapping into the many-core parallel processing power of GPUs. With millions of CUDA™-capable GPUs already deployed, thousands of software programmers are already using the free CUDA™ software tools to accelerate applications—from video and audio encoding to oil and gas exploration, product design, medical imaging, and scientific research.

Free download TMPGEnc 4.0 Express


Free download badaboom media converter

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NVIDIA® 3D Vision Surround

Expand your games across three displays in full stereoscopic 3D for the ultimate “inside the game” experience with the power of NVIDIA 3D Vision and SLI technology. NVIDIA SurroundTM also supports triple screen gaming with non-stereo displays. For a complete list of system requirements for NVIDIA Surround Technology, Click here.
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HDMI + DVI Output

DVI + HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) Anschlüsse stellen die wichtigsten Schnittstellen zur digitalen Wiedergabe von hochauflösende Inhalten oder HD-Inhalten wie BluRay-Video zur Verfügung.

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HDMI convertible output

Dual-link DVI convertible output supports Video/Audio signal integration through DVI to HDMI interface, which drivers resolution of a digital display up to 1920x1200 or higher.
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3-way NVIDIA SLI® Technology

Industry leading 3-way NVIDIA SLI technology offers amazing performance scaling by implementing AFR(Alternate frame Rendering) under Windows Vista with solid, state-of-the-art drivers.
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NVIDIA SLI Technology

Delivers up to 2x the performance of a single GPU configuration for unequaled gaming experiences by allowing two cards to run in parallel. The must-have feature for performance PCI Express graphics, SLI technology dramatically scales performance on today's hottest games.
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NVIDIA PureVideo HD Technology

Blu-ray and HD DVD movies are bringing a new level of movie-viewing experience; with high-definition image quality far surpassing standard-definition DVDs. NVIDIA PureVideo™ HD2 technology provides unsurpassed Blu-ray and HD DVD movie picture quality.
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Blu-ray and HD DVD Support

Both support the latest specifications of Blu-ray and HD DVD(High Definition DVD). It comes with the latest GPU and DDRIII superior processing performance in which users can easily enjoy the high-definition video of 1920x1080(1080p/i).
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HDMI Support

MSI graphics cards offer the HDMI functionality to provide access to premium digital content. HDMI enables gaming enthusiasts to seamlessly connect to their LCD monitor to bring the ultimate multimedia experience. (Only 1 single HDMI cable is required while streaming audio/video data to flat-panel display devices, such as Plasma/LCD TVs, or projector.)
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PCI Express 2.0 Support

Designed to run perfectly with new PCI Express 2.0 bus architecture, offering a future proofing bridge to tomorrow's most bandwidth-hungry games and 3D applications by maximizing the 5GT/s PCI Express 2.0 bandwidth (twice that of first generation PCI Express). PCI Express 2.0 products are fully backwards compatible with existing PCI Express motherboards for broadest support.
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Meet RoHS regulations

MSI products are the first to be in conformity of the EU’s RoHS(Restriction of Hazardous Substances) regulations, reducing heavy metals and toxic materials in the products. This is an effort made for the Earth, and essentially for a clean future.
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HDCP Support

The HDCP provides a robust, cost-effective and transparent method for transmitting and receiving digital entertainment similar to DVI/HDMI-compliant digital displays. HDCP encrypts the date transmitted between the DVI/HDMI connector on the graphics adapter and the display.
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V-Check Points

V-Check Points Bulit-in Voltage measurement points on graphics card or motherboard. No need to read hard and long datasheet to find the voltage reading points. ‧Get accurate voltage of GPU and Memory on the fly. ‧Additional cables hold multimeter probes.

Liste der Spezifikationen

Grafik Engine GeForce GTX 580
Bus Standard PCI Express x16 2.0
Speichertyp GDDR5
Speichergröße (MB) 1536
Speicherschnittstelle 384 bits
Core Taktrate (MHz) 832
Speichertaktrate (MHz) 4200
DVI Output 2
D-SUB Output 2(optional, via DVI to D-Sub adaptor)
HDMI-Output 1
DisplayPort 1
HDCP Support Y
HDMI Support Y
Dual-link DVI Y
Display Ouput(Max Resolution) 2560x1600
RAMDACs 400
DirectX Version Support 11
OpenGL Version Support 4.0
SLI Support Y
3-way SLI Y
Kartengröße (mm) 305x127x45mm

 

Die Spezifikationen können ohne einen Hinweis abweichen. Die Spezifikationen können sich je nach Vertriebsgebiet unterscheiden. Bitte fragen Sie Ihren Händler.

 

News

Erscheinungsdatum Titel

Auszeichnungen

Best Product - PCM
Datum: 2012-01
Titel: Best Product
Kommentar: -
Medium: PCM
Land: Netherlands
OTH Gold award - Overclock team Holland
Datum: 2011-12
Titel: OTH Gold award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: Overclock team Holland
Land: Netherlands
5 Stars - SHPIL
Datum: 2011-11
Titel: 5 Stars
Kommentar: -
Medium: SHPIL
Land: Ukraine
Best Performance Award - Hwzone
Datum: 2011-09
Titel: Best Performance Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: Hwzone
Land: Israel
Very Good Award - Clubic.com
Datum: 2011-09
Titel: Very Good Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: Clubic.com
Land: France
10/10 and Gold  Award - Hardware-Leaks
Datum: 2011-09
Titel: 10/10 and Gold  Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: Hardware-Leaks
Land: Australia
Great for Overclocking-award - OCTeamDenmark
Datum: 2011-09
Titel: Great for Overclocking-award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: OCTeamDenmark
Land: Denmark
Xtreme OverClocker's Choice - Shahrsakhtafzar
Datum: 2011-09
Titel: Xtreme OverClocker's Choice
Kommentar: offen
Medium: Shahrsakhtafzar
Land: Middle East
The Choice of Overclockers - EasyCOM.com.ua
Datum: 2011-07
Titel: The Choice of Overclockers
Kommentar: offen
Medium: EasyCOM.com.ua
Land: Ukraine
 Power Award - PC Powerplay
Datum: 2011-06
Titel: Power Award
Kommentar: -
Medium: PC Powerplay
Land: Australia
MUST HAVE Award - KitGuru.net
Datum: 2011-06
Titel: MUST HAVE Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: KitGuru.net
Land: United States
Top Technology Award - PC Games Hardware
Datum: 2011-06
Titel: Top Technology Award
Kommentar: -
Medium: PC Games Hardware
Land: Germany
Power award - PCLab.pl
Datum: 2011-06
Titel: Power award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: PCLab.pl
Land: Poland
 Gold Award - HardOCP.com
Datum: 2011-06
Titel: Gold Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: HardOCP.com
Land: Austria
We want it - Extrahardware
Datum: 2011-06
Titel: We want it
Kommentar: offen
Medium: Extrahardware
Land: Czech Republic
 Editor's Choice - APC Magazine
Datum: 2011-05
Titel: Editor's Choice
Kommentar: offen
Medium: APC Magazine
Land: Australia
Recommendation Award - PC Centre
Datum: 2011-05
Titel: Recommendation Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: PC Centre
Land: Poland
Recommended Product Award - OCAU
Datum: 2011-05
Titel: Recommended Product Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: OCAU
Land: Australia
Editor's Choice: Best product! - Overclockers.ua
Datum: 2011-05
Titel: Editor's Choice: Best product!
Kommentar: offen
Medium: Overclockers.ua
Land: Ukraine
Technology Award - HardTecs4U
Datum: 2011-04
Titel: Technology Award
Kommentar: offen
Medium: HardTecs4U
Land: Germany

BIOS

Treiber

Win8 32,Win8 64,Win7 32,Win7 64,XP 32,XP 64

!Special Note:

The Drivers provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.

Zum herunter laden von BIOS, Treibern usw. empfehlen wir die Benutzung eines Browsers wie Chrome, Firefox 3.0 oder IE 8.0 und höher .
MSI Graphics Driver 306.81
Beschreibung
Version 306.81
Typ NVIDIA Graphics Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2012-10-31
Betriebssystem XP 32
Download nvidia_30681_x32_vga.zip Dateigröße 147.82 MB
Hinweis
MSI Graphics Driver 306.81
Beschreibung
Version 306.81
Typ NVIDIA Graphics Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2012-10-31
Betriebssystem XP 64
Download nvidia_30681_x64_vga.zip Dateigröße 183.18 MB
Hinweis
MSI Graphics Driver 306.97
Beschreibung
Version 306.97
Typ NVIDIA Graphics Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2012-10-31
Betriebssystem Win8 32, Win7 32
Download nvidia_30697_8732_vga.zip Dateigröße 169.45 MB
Hinweis
MSI Graphics Driver 306.97
Beschreibung
Version 306.97
Typ NVIDIA Graphics Drivers Erscheinungsdatum 2012-10-31
Betriebssystem Win8 64, Win7 64
Download nvidia_30697_8764_vga.zip Dateigröße 216.85 MB
Hinweis

Utility

Win8.1 32,Win8.1 64,Win8 32,Win8 64,Win7 32,Win7 64,Vista 32,Vista 64,XP 32,XP 64

!Special Note:

The Utilities provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.

Zum herunter laden von BIOS, Treibern usw. empfehlen wir die Benutzung eines Browsers wie Chrome, Firefox 3.0 oder IE 8.0 und höher .
MSI Live Update 5
Beschreibung • Online update BIOS/Driver/Firmware/Utility.
• Live Monitor auto-detects and suggests the latest BIOS/Driver/Utilities information.
Version 5.0.115
Typ Utility Erscheinungsdatum 2014-04-03
Betriebssystem Win8.1 32, Win8.1 64, Win8 32, Win8 64, Win7 64, Win7 32, Vista 64, Vista 32, XP 64, XP 32
Download LiveUpdate.zip Dateigröße 9.64 MB
Hinweis Utility Update only for MSI Mainboard Utility Only
MSI Afterburner
Beschreibung MSI's own "Afterburner" software is currently the most powerful graphics card overclocking software available. Aside from the basic frequency adjustment and system monitor, this software allows the user to adjust the voltage for the GPU. This important feature saves all the hassle of having to adjust the circuit board in order to provide a higher voltage to the GPU. Additionally, the software's automatic fan speed control has received a lot of praise from enthusiasts all over the world. With MSI's "Afterburner", the decision to run the fan quietly or for high-performance is in your hands!
Version 2.3.1
Typ Utility Erscheinungsdatum 2013-06-07
Betriebssystem Win8 32, Win8 64, Win7 64, Win7 32, Vista 64, Vista 32, XP 64, XP 32
Download MSIAfterburnerSetup231.zip Dateigröße 21.93 MB
Hinweis
MSI Active Phase Switching
Beschreibung APS (Active Phase Switching)& V-Check Points
- APS (Active Phase Switch) helps save power usage by controlling PWM automatically.
- V-Check Points allow users to read voltage directly by multi-meter.
Version 1.0
Typ Utility Erscheinungsdatum 2011-06-08
Betriebssystem Win7 64, Win7 32, Vista 64, Vista 32, XP 64, XP 32
Download aps_vga.zip Dateigröße 0.58 MB
Hinweis

Handbuch

!Hinweise:

MSI™ stellt hier Handbücher (im PDF Format) zum herunterladen zur verfügung. Sie können den Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) benutzen um diese zu öffnen.

An easy guide for you to assemble your PC step by step, please refer to "Quick Installation Guide".

Zum herunter laden von BIOS, Treibern usw. empfehlen wir die Benutzung eines Browsers wie Chrome, Firefox 3.0 oder IE 8.0 und höher .
Version Sprache Dateigröße Download Erscheinungsdatum
1.0 English 5.47 MB V256(N580GTX_Lightning_series_lite).zip 2011-05-20

FAQ

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Common FAQ