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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB run games
31 Oct 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2019 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. In comparison to the game recommended requirements of the 1000 most demanding games played today this PC hardware can run 982.

The 1080p FPS on Ultra for the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB shows us that Red Dead Redemption 2 is getting a good result of 75 FPS, and then we are seeing Cyberpunk 2077 predicted to return a reasonable 58 FPS while another game on our list is the Borderlands 3 which is getting 75 frames per second at Ultra 1080p.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we researched Cyberpunk 2077 on the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB and predict it will get a playable set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra predictions at 1440p - L: 117FPS, M: 92FPS, H: 62FPS, U: 44FPS. Another popular game to test at 1440p with this card was Borderlands 3 which seemed reasonable in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 57 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Red Dead Redemption 2 where its Ultra 1440p Frame rates were reasonable at 57 FPS. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB, this is certainly a good graphics cards for this increased screen resolutions. It can confidentantly get High or Ultra graphics settings across almost all current games at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB in your PC? This gpu has around 2+ years of running AAA recommended system requirements before any upgrades should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 20 Series GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB which is 22% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 997 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
105 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB was released on 27 Jul 2016

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 58.8 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

58.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 63.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

63.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 65.8 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

65.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 69.8 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

69.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 70.6 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

70.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 70.8 FPS on Control

Control

70.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 72.3 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

72.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 77.1 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

77.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 79.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

79.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 80.8 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

80.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 83.2 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

83.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 87.7 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

87.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 87.8 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

87.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 89.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

89.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 90 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

90 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 91 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

91 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 91.6 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

91.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 98 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

98 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 98.1 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

98.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 98.9 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

98.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 99.4 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

99.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 99.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

99.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 101.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

101.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 102.8 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

102.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 106.3 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

106.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 107.9 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

107.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 108.2 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

108.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 111.2 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

111.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 131.4 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

131.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 157.1 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

157.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 158.8 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

158.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 177.1 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

177.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 22.5 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

22.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 22.7 FPS on Control

Control

22.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 23.5 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

23.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 24.2 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

24.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 27.5 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

27.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 27.8 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

27.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 28 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

28 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 28.9 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

28.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 29.6 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

29.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 29.8 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

29.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 30.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

30.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 32.1 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

32.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 32.7 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

32.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 33.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

33.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 34.1 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

34.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 35.6 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

35.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 37.1 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

37.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 37.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

37.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 38.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

38.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 40 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

40 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 41.2 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

41.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 41.3 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

41.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 41.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

41.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 42.2 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

42.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 46 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

46 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 48.3 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

48.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 48.9 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

48.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 53.4 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

53.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 59.6 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

59.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 60.2 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

60.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 60.4 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

60.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 68.1 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

68.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 45.1 FPS on Control

Control

45.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 47.7 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

47.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 48.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

48.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 48.6 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

48.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 48.9 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

48.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 50.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

50.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 51.2 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

51.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 56.2 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

56.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 56.9 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

56.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 57.6 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

57.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 59.3 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

59.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 59.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

59.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 60.7 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

60.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 62 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

62 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 63 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

63 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 64.9 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

64.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 65.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

65.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 66 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

66 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 67.4 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

67.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 73.7 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

73.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 74.8 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

74.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 78.6 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

78.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 82.5 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

82.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 83.2 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

83.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 85.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

85.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 86.2 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

86.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 97 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

97 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 104.4 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

104.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 111.5 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

111.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 115.7 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

115.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB gets 117.5 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

117.5 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P104-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
283 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
113 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
$669.00
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
2
DisplayPort Connection
2
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1632 MHz
Boost Clock
1771 MHz
Power
Max Power
300 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's High-End GeForce GTX 1080, created by Asus.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit has been increased from 1607MHz to 1632MHz, whereas the Boost Clock can now achieve 1771MHz, instead of 1733MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
DirectCU III Technology with Direct-GPU Contact Heatpipes: Exclusive DirectCU III cooling technology features direct-GPU contact heatpipes that transports more heat away from the GPU and outperform reference designs, achieving up to 30% cooler gaming performance.


Performance
At 1920x1080, Benchmarks Indicate a 5.7% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 1080. This goes up to 7.4% at 3840x2160.


Source [Felix]
GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix Gaming 8GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Graphics Card
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 64% 37%
Death Stranding 61% 14%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 66% 37%
Need For Speed Heat 65% 37%
Cyberpunk 2077 61% 14%
Planet Zoo 66% 32%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 88% 14%
Diablo 4 57% 14%
Borderlands 3 59% 34%
FIFA 20 76% 66%
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This card is really amazing but i feel like i bought too big of a monitor tbh xD 3440x1440, maybe sli setup would be better, but still this card is amazing, slightly older games i can max out at 60fps even at that resolution, truly a beast

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This card is a beast. I am loving it, everything is on ultra.

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