MSI has announced a set of two new graphics cards that have been designed to support VR gaming.
Called the MSI GeForce GTX 1070 and the MSI GTX 1080 GAMING Z cards, both have been equipped with 8GB of GDDR5X RAM for smooth performance.
Both of the new graphics cards will also feature a TWIN FROZR VI cooler alongside MSI’s TORX Fan 2.0 technology.
The GeForce 1070GAMING Z will also have a 1,657MHz core, alongside a 1,860MHz GPU boost clock.
The GeForce 1080 GAMING Z is slightly faster with a 1,771MHz core alongside a 1,911MHz GPU boost clock.
MSI explained more about both cards with the following:
As the world’s most popular GAMING hardware vendor, MSI is proud to unleash the ultimate premium Pascal-powered graphics cards. The highly exclusive MSI GeForce GTX 1080 GAMING Z 8G and MSI GeForce® GTX 1070 GAMING Z 8G cards represent the absolute Zenith in custom GeForce® GTX 10 Series graphics cards. As the last character of the alphabet, Z also represents the final form of MSI GAMING graphics cards.
Rocking the award-winning TWIN FROZR VI thermal design with supreme cooling power allows the GAMING Z cards to have extreme core and memory clock speeds out of the box. The renowned shapes of the eye-catching TWIN FROZR cooler are intensified by a fiery red GAMING glow piercing through the cover. A completely new custom 10-phase PCB design using Military Class 4 components with an 8+ 6-pin power connectors enables higher overclocking performance to push your graphics card to the max.
Besides making the cards more rigid, the classy matte black backplate of GAMING Z cards feature an RGB LED shield which, together with the MSI GAMING dragon RGB LED on the side can be set to any of 16.8 million colors to reflect your mood or build.
You can find out more about both of the cards at the source link.