GeForce_GTX_580_Lightning_Xtreme_Edition
Nvidia GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition in your PC? There is around 6-12 months of top end gaming left in this card, at which point its graphics card replacement time, assuming the GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition is part of your PC gaming machine.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 158% better and can meet 899 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 90% better and can run 683 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
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The GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition is released on 01 May 2011

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Architecture
Fermi GF110-375-A1
Process
40nm
TMUs
64
Texture Rate
53 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
40 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
512
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
3072 MB
Memory Speed
1050 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
201.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
832 MHz
Power
Max Power
244 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 40 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition is a special edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 580. See the standard version for more information about it.
The differences include increased memory and core clocks, from 4008MHz to 4200MHz and from 772MHz to 832MHz, respectively. It also includes a better cooling system to reduce the heat that resulted from the huge overclocking. The amount of video memory was doubled and is quite handy, if gaming at extreme resolutions with image improving techniques.
Benchmarks indicate a performance boost of about 3% when compared to the standard GeForce GTX 580.
All games, including demanding one's, will run on the highest settings.


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GeForce GTX 580 Lightning Xtreme Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 4% 92%
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Cyberpunk 2077 19% 164%
Halo: Reach 73% 39%
Borderlands 3 24% 103%
Death Stranding 19% 164%
Need For Speed Heat 8% 92%
FIFA 20 25% 2%
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