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Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition is only really challenged by the most demanding games released today, but normally it is more than capable of running games with a stable frame rate at 1080p. DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

Game performance for the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition where we look at the bigger games played in 2020. Looking closely at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. 113 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.

Running at 1080p this card gets a strong frame rate from FIFA 21 with 118 FPS on Ultra. Then we take a look at Phasmophobia which returns a reasonable 48 FPS. Another title that we looked at is the popular Grand Theft Auto VI which we predict will get a weak 17 FPS.

Next up we increase screen res tests to accommodate the growing in popularity 1440p screen size. So we booted up FIFA 21 to see how the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition dealt with it. It scored up a strong series of FPS results across these graphics presets - Low: 202 FPS, Medium: 168 FPS, High: 123 FPS and Ultra: 90 FPS. Next we looked at Phasmophobia which was playable with a 37 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And finally looked at Grand Theft Auto VI that we predict will get an Ultra 1440p FPS of 13. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition we get the impression that it is a good choice for running modern games at Ultra in this larger screen resolution.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition is the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which is 47% more powerful and can run 825 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition is the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB, which is 20% more powerful and can run 758 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
57 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition is released on 01 Jun 2013

GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK110-300-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
192
Texture Rate
201 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
50 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2304
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
3072 MB
Memory Speed
1553 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
298.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
1536KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1006 MHz
Boost Clock
1046 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
600 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition is a special edition of the high-end GeForce GTX 780.
This edition comes with a custom triple fan cooling solution which by itself should allow a slight performance boost, as GeForce GTX 780 benefits from the GPU Boost 2.0 technology.
Also, it has been overclocked out of the box from 863MHz to 1006MHz while its boost clock is now of 1046MHz. The memory clock was also increased to 1553MHz.
Benchmarks indicate a 11% performance boost when compared to the reference card.


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GeForce GTX 780 Inno3D Ice Dragon Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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