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Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition run games
10 Feb 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition graphics card as a serious price to performance entry point. This card will meet and play most demanding AAA games and do so with good graphics setting as standard, and confidently pushing past the recommended game system requirements needed to run today’s games. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How well will the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition run 2020 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 689 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

With 1080p being the most common gaming resolution at the moment we explored how well the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition can run Need For Speed Heat at 1080p and saw it return reasonable frame rates at the following graphics settings - Low: 129 FPS, Medium: 102 FPS, High: 69 FPS and Ultra: 49 FPS. For performance contrast we can see that Doom Eternal is predicted to return a reasonable 56 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition by playing Need For Speed Heat which yielded a playable performance. Its FPS results for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 99FPS, M: 78FPS, H: 52FPS, U: 37FPS. Another popular game we researched with this card was Doom Eternal and that was playable. This graphics card is predicted to deliver 42 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order which gets playable results with a 26FPS on Ultra 1440p. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition, this is a reasonable choice at this screen size. You can always tweak modern game graphics settings to help you get a better High graphics setting experience at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition in your PC? Upgrade time for this GPU is currently placed at 2 years

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition then a good choice would be 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB as this is better than 877 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 29% better performance as well. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition is the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB, which is 36% more powerful and can run 953 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
69 FPS
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The GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition is released on 18 Feb 2014

GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

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GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK110-430-B1
Process
28nm
TMUs
240
Texture Rate
235 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
47 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2880
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
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Release Price
$999.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
336GB/sec
L2 Cache
1536KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
889 MHz
Boost Clock
980 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
12 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
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Resolution Performance
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GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition is an Enthusiast Graphics Card based on the First Revision of the Kepler architecture.


Architecture
The Kepler Architecture was NVIDIA's big step to power efficiency. Each Stream Multiprocessor (SMX) now hosts 192 Shader Processing Units - against the 48 of older Fermi Architecture, and has been redesigned being now clocked at the same speed of the Central Unit. This means they are more energy efficient and will consequently lead to cooler operating temperatures. However, it also means they are weaker. It can be said that one Fermi SMX is as fast as 2 Kepler SMXs.
Additionally, and not available in all GPUs, Kepler also introduced the Boost Clock Feature. The Boost Clock is an even higher Clock Speed activated when in gaming mode and becomes the effective speed of the GPU.


GPU
It equips a GPU Codenamed GK110-430-B1 which has 15 Stream Multiprocessors activated and thus offers 2880 Shader Processing Units, 240 TMUs and 48 ROPs. The Central Unit is initially clocked at 889MHz and goes up to 980MHz, in Turbo Mode.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 6GB frame buffer of fast GDDR5, through a 384-bit memory interface. The size of the frame buffer is adequate. The Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz.


Features
DirectX 11.2 Support (11.2 Hardware Default) and support for SLI, GameStream, G-SYNC, GPU Boost 2.0, GeForce Experience, PhysX and other technologies.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 250W, it requires at least a 600W PSU with one available 6-pin and 8-pin connectors.


Performance
At 2560x1440, the best suited resolution for GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition, benchmarks indicate its performance is a little over GeForce GTX 780 Ti.
Therefore, GeForce GTX 690 and even GeForce GTX 980 are still faster.


System Suggestions
We recommend a Very Strong Processor (Intel Core i7 Quad Core/AMD FX Eight Core) and 12GB of RAM for a system with GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition.


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GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 41% 32%
Red Dead Redemption 2 45% 4%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 48% 4%
Doom Eternal 53% 17%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 41% 32%
Need For Speed Heat 46% 4%
Grand Theft Auto VI 10% 47%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 82% 32%
Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord 63% 7%
Star Citizen 22% 22%
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why is this 11% worse than my 290x while the description says its 7% faster than 780 ti?

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so if i overclock my 970 strix 20 pros i have similar gpu?? ordered 1 not in my rig yet……

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Except you will have significantly less CUDA cores

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Sexy beast! But not worth the money, since GeForce GTX 780/Ti and Radeon R9 290/X are alot cheaper and perform a little bit worse.

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But you know people. They get worried that their hardware gets outdated whereas even an outdated 580 can play modern games at high or ultra settings fluently

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it is equal to a single 7990 holygrail!!!

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first it's not sure if it is as good as it says, second it might be as good as the hd7990, but it will cost 1000$+ and the hd7990 costs only about 500-600$

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Not with this cryptocurrency conundrum.

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the price hasn't gone up everywhere, but it has in newegg

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yeah…

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Oc 780 ti equals too.

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Oc 780 Classy equals too :))

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