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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 990 Mhz 1038 Mhz
Boost Clock 1230 Mhz -
Architecture Turing TU104 N18E-G3-A1 Maxwell GM204 (x2)
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU Yes Yes

Resolution Performance

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GPU Memory

Memory 8192 MB 16384 MB
Memory Speed 1500 MHz 1253 MHz
Memory Bus 256 Bit 512 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 384GB/sec 320.8GB/sec

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units 2944 3072
Technology 12nm 28nm

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH) 7680x4320 4096x2160
VGA Connections - -
DVI Connections - -
HDMI Connections - -
DisplayPort Connections - -

GPU Power Requirements

Power Required (Watts) 90 Watts 200 Watts
Recommended PSU - -

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended Processor Core i7-9850H 6-Core 2.6GHz Core i7-4930MX 4-Core 3.0GHz
Recommended RAM 16 GB 8 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution 3840x2160 2560x1600

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Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W Performance Review

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W graphics card as a serious price to performance entry point. This card will meet and play most demanding AAA games and do so with good graphics setting as standard, and confidently pushing past the recommended game system requirements needed to run today’s games.

DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

Game performance for the GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W where we look at the bigger games played in 2022. Looking closely at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. The GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 894 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

A GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W card at 1080p is seeing a reasonable frame rate when running Far Cry 6 on Ultra - 46 FPS. Lets look at the performance its getting on Forza Horizon 5 which is 51 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Dying Light 2 performs on this hardware, which gets a reasonable 47 FPS.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we ran Far Cry 6 on the GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W to see that it got a playable set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra results at 1440p - L: 93FPS, M: 73FPS, H: 49FPS, U: 35FPS. Another popular game to test at 1440p with this card was Forza Horizon 5 which seemed playable in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 39 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Dying Light 2 where its Ultra 1440p Frame rates were playable at 36 FPS. In summary we feel the GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W running at 1440p is a suitable graphics card for this larger screen res. In some cases we might expect some graphics option tweaks down from Ultra to High to help improve FPS stability when gaming at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W 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 RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 90W.

Nvidia GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI Performance Review

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI graphics card as a serious price to performance entry point. This card will meet and play most demanding AAA games and do so with good graphics setting as standard, and confidently pushing past the recommended game system requirements needed to run today’s games.

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

This PC hardware performance game review for the GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI graphics card, when running 2022 more popular games, lets us see what type of FPS this card gets when playing at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions and ultra settings. This card runs recommended graphics requirements of 805 games from the top 1000 most demanding games being played today.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI is running Dying Light 2 and delivering reasonable performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 45 frames per second. Comparing this to Resident Evil 8 which is getting reasonable results, where it averages 49 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Far Cry 6, which is running at 44 frames per second.

We move on to 1440p, and tested Dying Light 2 which delivered playable FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 91 FPS, Medium: 71 FPS, High: 48 FPS and Ultra: 34 FPS. Next we have Resident Evil 8 running on GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI which gets L: 99FPS, M: 78FPS, H: 52FPS, U: 37FPS. And for performance contrast the popular Far Cry 6 gets L: 88FPS, M: 69FPS, H: 46FPS, U: 33FPS at 1440p. Running games at 1440p with a GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI is a reasonable performance fit for this resolution. Some of the more resource intensive games may well need a few graphical tweak to get the most out of the graphics card at this increased resolution.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI in your PC? No graphics card upgrade required for 2 to 3 years of meeting top end game system requirements

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce GTX 980M 8GB SLI.