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Nvidia GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC 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 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition is part of your PC gaming machine.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition? Are you looking to upgrade a GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition? Then we would suggest getting a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, as it can run 853 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 93% increased graphics performance. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition is the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB, which is 57% more powerful and can run 790 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
32 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition was released on 13 Apr 2012

GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-400-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
144 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
36 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1536
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1502 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1058 MHz
Boost Clock
1124 MHz
Power
Max Power
195 Watts
PSU
550 Watt & 38 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
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GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition (aka as GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr III OC Edition) is a Special Edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 680. See the standard version for more information about it.
Compared to the standard version, GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition features an increase to its core-clock, that went from 1006MHz to 1058MHz. The "Boost Clock" was also increased and can now attain some whooping 1124MHz.
The cooler TwinFrozr III has two 80 mm fans and five 8mm copper heat-pipes of nickel-plated, which according to MSI reduce the temperatures to up to 22ºC better and cause less noise than the standard design.
Though the changes are impressive, benchmarks indicate a 3% increase in performance when compared to the standard GeForce GTX 680.


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GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
55%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
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Microsoft Flight Simulator 37% 37%
Cyberpunk 2077 0% 101%
Valorant 95% 86%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 10% 101%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 19% 46%
Marvel's Avengers 10% 101%
Grounded 58% 22%
Grand Theft Auto VI 37% 117%
Death Stranding 12% 55%
Far Cry 6 37% 124%
GeForce GTX 680 Twin Frozr OC Edition Extras
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