MSI shows off the R9 270X GAMING 2G ITX, a more compact version of the R9 270X designed for Mini-ITX motherboards. It features 1280 stream processors, a 1030MHz core with 1070MHz Boost clockspeed, and 2GB GDDR5 memory clocked at 5600MHz. The card measures 170mm x 120mm x 35mm and has a 161W TDP.
MSI’s all new R9 270X GAMING 2G ITX is the latest addition to the MSI GAMING line-up and a perfect companion to the latest Intel® and AMD Mini-ITX motherboards. At just 17 centimeters the card is fully featured and surprisingly cool and silent given its size and performance. This is thanks to the MSI RADAX fan solution, a true Hybrid Radial/Axial fan that combines the best of both worlds and reduces temperatures up to 30%. This is one of the consistent elements of MSI’s GAMING Graphics Cards which all give you more performance while reducing temperatures and noise. The new MSI GAMING App allows you to instantly overclock your MSI GAMING Graphics Card and MSI GAMING Motherboards, while you can video capture and stream in high quality with XSplit Gamecaster and MSI Predator. Military Class 4 components provide excellent stability and lifetime and the RADAX fan keeps your card running at low noise and full speed all day. The MSI R9 270X GAMING 2G ITX, combined with a variety of MSI GAMING motherboards in Mini-ITX provide a unique, rich gaming experience optimized for today’s online and socialized gaming world while offering amazing thermal and acoustic performance in the mini-ITX form factor.
Use XSplit Gamecaster for all your game streaming
Launch XSplit Gamecaster and then the game of your choice. Then, hit CTRL + TAB to bring up the in-game overlay allowing users to start live streaming or recording your gameplay with the click of a button.
Organize and upload your greatest gaming moments
XSplit Gamecaster makes it easy to sort through and manage your recorded gameplay footage. You can even upload your videos to YouTube and easily share them across your favorite social networks all through the application.
Draw on the screen with in-game annotations
The built-in annotation feature enables you to draw and highlight selected parts of the gameplay. Combine this feature with a replay file or join a game as observer and you have the perfect setup to become a professional caster. It is a useful tool to explain the strategies and use drawings to highlight your commentary.
Show your game face
With XSplit Gamecaster it's easier than ever to add your cam whether live streaming or recording. Simply bring up the in-game overlay, activate the camera, resize and position it anywhere to fit your current game. You can also try activating Chroma Key and making your broadcast look even more immersive using a green screen transparency effect.
Share your broadcast and conquer the world
XSplit Gamecaster has been built from the ground up to natively support streaming to Twitch, UStream and YouTube Live making it easier than ever to join your favorite community and share your gameplay with the world. Thanks to full integration throughout the application, XSplit Gamecaster offers a faster, leaner and more streamlined way of interacting with your audience to ensure that each and every one of your broadcasts stands out from the crowd.