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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

This PC hardware performance game review for the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition graphics card, when running 2020 more popular games, lets us see what type of FPS this card gets when playing at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions and ultra settings. In comparison to the game recommended requirements of the 1000 most demanding games played today this PC hardware can run 977.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition is running Valorant and delivering strong performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 795 frames per second. Comparing this to Grand Theft Auto VI which is predicted to get reasonable results, where it averages 53 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Horizon: Zero Dawn, which is running at 74 frames per second.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we ran Valorant on the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition to see that it got a strong set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra results at 1440p - L: 1600FPS, M: 1260FPS, H: 848FPS, U: 606FPS. Another popular game to investigate at 1440p with this card was Grand Theft Auto VI which we predicted will be playable in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 40 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Horizon: Zero Dawn where its Ultra 1440p Frame rates were reasonable at 56 FPS. Gaming at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition is one of the more powerful graphics cards for this monitor resolution. Games will be running with stable frame rates at Ultra on a 1440p setup. 4K gaming for a number of modern games should also be considered with this graphics hardware.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 20 Series GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB, which has 24% better performance and can run 996 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.
FPS System Benchmark
104 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition was released on 27 Jun 2016

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 57.7 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

57.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 62.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

62.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 64.5 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

64.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 68.5 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

68.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 69.3 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

69.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 69.5 FPS on Control

Control

69.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 75.7 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

75.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 76.7 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

76.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 78.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

78.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 79.3 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

79.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 81.6 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

81.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 86.1 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

86.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 86.2 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

86.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 88 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

88 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 88.4 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

88.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 89.4 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

89.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 89.9 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

89.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 96.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

96.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 96.3 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

96.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 97.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

97.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 97.6 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

97.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 97.8 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

97.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 100 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

100 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 100.9 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

100.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 104.3 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

104.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 104.8 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

104.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 105.9 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

105.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 106.2 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

106.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 107.5 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

107.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 107.7 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

107.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 109.1 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

109.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 129 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

129 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 154.2 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

154.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 155.9 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

155.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 173.8 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

173.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 22 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

22 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 22.2 FPS on Control

Control

22.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 23.1 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

23.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 23.8 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

23.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 27 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

27 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 27.3 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

27.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 27.5 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

27.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 28.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

28.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 29 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

29 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 29.3 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

29.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 30.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

30.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 31.5 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

31.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 32.1 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

32.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 33 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

33 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 33.5 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

33.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 34.9 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

34.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 35.8 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

35.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 36.4 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

36.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 36.4 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

36.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 37.6 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

37.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 39.3 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

39.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 40.4 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

40.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 40.5 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

40.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 40.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

40.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 41.4 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

41.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 43.1 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

43.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 45.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

45.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 47.4 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

47.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 48 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

48 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 52.4 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

52.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 58.5 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

58.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 58.7 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

58.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 59.1 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

59.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 59.3 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

59.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 66.8 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

66.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 44.3 FPS on Control

Control

44.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 46.8 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

46.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 47.7 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

47.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 50.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

50.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 51.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

51.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 51.9 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

51.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 53 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

53 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 55.2 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

55.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 55.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

55.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 56.6 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

56.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 58.2 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

58.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 58.7 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

58.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 59.6 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

59.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 60.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

60.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 61.9 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

61.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 63.7 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

63.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 64.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

64.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 64.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

64.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 66.1 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

66.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 72.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

72.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 73.4 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

73.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 73.8 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

73.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 73.9 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

73.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 77.2 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

77.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 81.7 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

81.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 81.9 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

81.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 84.2 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

84.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 87.6 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

87.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 90.7 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

90.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 95.2 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

95.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 102.5 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

102.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 109.5 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

109.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 113.5 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

113.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition gets 115.3 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

115.3 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P104-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
292 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
117 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2560
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star golden star
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
1251 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5X
Memory Bandwidth
320.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1683 MHz
Boost Clock
1822 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
2x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
10
10
10
9.7
7.7
GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's High-End GeForce GTX 1080, created by Zotac.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit has been increased from 1607MHz to 1683MHz, whereas the Boost Clock can now achieve 1822MHz, instead of 1733MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
TBD.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
IceStorm Cooling: An enhanced cooling system that goes beyond thermal design to blend extraordinary performance and style into a single architecture. Triple fans, copper heat-pipes, and a tight array of aluminum fins all combine to reduce noise and accelerate cooling for maximum gaming performance.


Performance
At 1920x1080, Benchmarks Indicate a 3% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 1080. This goes up to 6% at 3840x2160.


Source [Pip]
GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
32%
RAM
11GB
0%
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VS
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Assassins Creed: Valhalla 60% 12%
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Marvel's Avengers 60% 12%
Grand Theft Auto VI 40% 5%
Grounded 81% 47%
Death Stranding 61% 32%
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