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Nvidia GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition

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3.2
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How well can the GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition run games
4 Jul 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition in your PC? We think this GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 91% better and can meet 852 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB which meets 797 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 56% better performance.
FPS System Benchmark
33 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition is released on 01 Apr 2012

GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-400-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
146 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
36 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1536
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1502 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1071 MHz
Boost Clock
1137 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
550 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition is a Special Edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 680. See the standard version for more information about it.
Compared to the standard version, GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition features an increase core-clock that was raised from 1006MHz to 1071MHz while the "Boost Clock" can now attain some whooping 1137MHz. A new cooling system is also available.
Benchmarks indicate a 3,5% boost in performance when compared to the standard GeForce GTX 680.
Even the most demanding games will run at the highest settings.


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GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
53%
RAM
11GB
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GeForce GTX 680 Gigabyte OC Edition Extras
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