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Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB

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How well can the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

Here we take a closer look at the various performances across 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions for the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB. In particular this is looking at the Ultra graphics settings to see what sort of FPS this graphics card can get across some of the more popular games played in 2020. 999 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.

First we looked at 1080p resolution for the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB performance to explore what sort of benchmarks it would achieve on the popular title Genshin Impact and saw it deliver strong frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 292 FPS, Medium: 230 FPS, High: 155 FPS and Ultra: 111 FPS. We proceeded to look at Cyberpunk 2077 to see how that compared and predict that it will return a strong 111 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB by playing Genshin Impact which yielded a strong performance. Its FPS results for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 222FPS, M: 175FPS, H: 118FPS, U: 84FPS. Another popular game we researched with this card was Cyberpunk 2077 and that was strong. This graphics card is predicted to deliver 84 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Phasmophobia which gets strong results with a 95FPS on Ultra 1440p. Gaming at 1440p with the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB is a very strong choice of graphics cards at higher resolution gaming. 4K gaming with this graphics card is certainly something that can be achieved across a number of the latest games and still achieve good graphics settings at those resolutions. Ultra 1440p is also a regular occurrence with this gpu.

How many years will the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB.
FPS System Benchmark
155 FPS
High
The GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB is released on 17 Sep 2020

GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB
GPU
Architecture
Ampere GA102
Process
8nm
TMUs
212
Texture Rate
363 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
109 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
8704
Ray Tracing Cores
1
Tensor Cores
544
Driver Support
-
Release Price
$699.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
6.1
Open GL
4.6
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
10240 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
320 Bit
Memory Type
Memory Bandwidth
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1440 MHz
Boost Clock
1710 MHz
Power
Max Power
320 Watts
PSU
750 Watt
Power Connector
2x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
3840 x 2160
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB is a High-End Graphics Card based on the Ampere Architecture. This card has also been rumoured to be called the GeForce GTX 2180.


Architecture
It equips an Ampere GPU Codenamed GA102 which is a First Gen Ampere GPU and has 20 SM activated, offering 3386 Shader Processing Units, 212 TMUs and 64 ROPs. The Ampere architecture provides the world's best consumer support for real-time ray-tracing technology, or RTX. It also has 544 Tensor Cores for AI purposes.


GPU Name: GA102


GPU
The central unit runs at 1440MHz and goes up to 1710MHz in Turbo Mode.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 10GB frame buffer of Third Gen GDDR6X through a 320-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz, or 14GHz effective. Total memory bandwidth is 448 Gb/s.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 320W, it requires at least a 750W PSU with available two 8-pin power connector.


Performance


Predicted performance of the GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB suggests it will be faster than the Geforce RTX 2080 Ti, making it a suitable graphics card for 4K gaming.


System Suggestions
The GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 3840x2160. We recommend a High-End Processor and 16GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


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GeForce RTX 3080 Gainward Phoenix 10GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
54%
RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 65% 55%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 74% 59%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 77% 54%
Genshin Impact 87% 55%
eFootball PES 2021 79% 77%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 80% 35%
Watch Dogs Legion 61% 56%
FIFA 21 83% 77%
Marvel's Avengers 79% 57%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 60% 60%
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