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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB

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9.9
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How well can the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB run games
4 Jul 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

Game performance for the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB 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. This card runs recommended graphics requirements of 976 games from the top 1000 most demanding games being played today.

Now onto the frame rates achieved at 1080p. We are seeing Call of Duty Warzone getting 68 FPS with the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB, Death Stranding predicted to get 72 FPS and Assassins Creed: Valhalla predicted to get 38 frames per second. All run on Ultra at 1920x1080 screen res.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB by playing Call of Duty Warzone which yielded a reasonable performance. Its FPS results for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 136FPS, M: 107FPS, H: 72FPS, U: 51FPS. Another popular game we researched with this card was Death Stranding and that was reasonable. This graphics card is predicted to deliver 55 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Assassins Creed: Valhalla which is predicted to get playable results with a 29FPS on Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB is one of the better graphics cards for gaming at this screen resolution. We will see 1440p Ultra and High settings across almost all current games.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB 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 Mini 8GB? Are you looking to upgrade a GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB? Then we would suggest getting a 20 Series GeForce RTX 2080, as it can run 996 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 21% increased graphics performance. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5950 XT, which is 22% more powerful and can run 996 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
101 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB was released on 27 May 2016

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 56.4 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

56.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 60.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

60.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 63 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

63 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 66.9 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

66.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 67.7 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

67.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 67.9 FPS on Control

Control

67.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 69.3 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

69.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 73.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

73.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 76.5 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

76.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 77.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

77.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 79.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

79.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 84.1 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

84.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 84.2 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

84.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 86 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

86 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 86.3 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

86.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 87.3 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

87.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 87.9 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

87.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 93.9 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

93.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 94.1 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

94.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 94.8 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

94.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 95.3 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

95.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 95.5 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

95.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 97.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

97.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 98.6 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

98.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 101.9 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

101.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 102.3 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

102.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 103.5 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

103.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 103.7 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

103.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 105 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

105 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 105.2 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

105.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 106.6 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

106.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 126 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

126 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 150.6 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

150.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 152.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

152.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 169.8 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

169.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 21.5 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

21.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 21.7 FPS on Control

Control

21.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 22.6 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

22.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 23.2 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

23.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 26.3 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

26.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 26.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

26.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 26.8 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

26.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 27.7 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

27.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 28.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

28.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 28.6 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

28.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 29.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

29.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 30.8 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

30.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 31.4 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

31.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 32.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

32.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 32.7 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

32.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 34.1 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

34.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 34.9 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

34.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 35.5 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

35.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 35.6 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

35.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 36.7 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

36.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 38.4 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

38.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 39.5 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

39.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 39.6 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

39.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 39.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

39.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 40.4 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

40.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 42.1 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

42.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 44.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

44.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 46.3 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

46.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 46.8 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

46.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 51.2 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

51.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 57.2 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

57.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 57.3 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

57.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 57.7 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

57.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 57.9 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

57.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 65.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

65.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 43.3 FPS on Control

Control

43.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 45.7 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

45.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 46.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

46.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 46.6 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

46.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 46.9 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

46.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 47.9 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

47.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 49.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

49.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 53.9 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

53.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 54.5 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

54.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 55.3 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

55.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 56.9 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

56.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 57.3 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

57.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 58.2 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

58.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 59.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

59.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 60.4 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

60.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 62.2 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

62.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 63.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

63.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 63.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

63.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 64.6 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

64.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 70.6 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

70.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 71.7 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

71.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 72.1 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

72.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 72.2 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

72.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 74 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

74 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 75.4 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

75.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 79.1 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

79.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 79.8 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

79.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 82.2 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

82.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 88.6 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

88.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 93 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

93 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 100.1 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

100.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 106.9 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

106.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 110.9 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

110.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB gets 112.7 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

112.7 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P104-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
281 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
113 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2560
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
0
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star golden star
Release Price
$699.99
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
1620 MHz
Boost Clock
1759 MHz
Power
Max Power
180 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
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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10
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9.5
7.5
GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB is a High-End Graphics Card based on the Pascal Architecture.


Architecture
It equips a GPU Codenamed P104-400-A1 which is a First Gen Pascal GPU and has 20 SM activated, offering 2560 Shader Processing Units, 160 TMUs and 64 ROPs.


GPU
The central unit runs at 1620MHz and goes up to 1759MHz, in Turbo Mode.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 8GB frame buffer of Second Gen GDDR5X, through a 256-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1251MHz.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 180W, it requires at least a 500W PSU with one available 8-pin connector.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate the GeForce GTX 1080 can be over 25% Faster than GeForce GTX 980 Ti at 4K. In Fact, even the Dual Radeon R9 295X2 is easily topped.
At 1920x1080, the default rank for all GD Graphics Card, expect a performance boost ranging between 20% and 30%, over GeForce GTX 980 Ti.
As of May 2016, GeForce GTX 1080 is the fastest single Graphics Card available.


System Suggestions
The GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1600. We recommend a High-End Processor and 16GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


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GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac Mini 8GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
31%
RAM
11GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 55% 10%
Call of Duty Warzone 64% 34%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 47% 34%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 60% 10%
Valorant 98% 94%
Grand Theft Auto VI 39% 2%
Hyper Scape 70% 39%
Death Stranding 60% 31%
Doom Eternal 33% 33%
F1 2020 91% 25%
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