GeForce_GTX_680_EVGA_Classified_Edition
Nvidia GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition

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3.3
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How well can the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition run games
20 Jun 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified 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 EVGA Classified Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition is the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, which is 91% more powerful and can run 860 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively we would suggest getting a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB, as it can run 800 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 53% increased graphics performance.
FPS System Benchmark
35 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition is released on 01 Feb 2012

GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-400-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
151 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
38 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
4096 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
1111 MHz
Boost Clock
1176 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
550 Watt & 38 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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8.7
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4.7
GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition is a Special Edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 680.
This version overclocking out of the box in the core-clock that went from 1006MHz to 1111MHz while the Boost Clock runs now at 1176MHz. The memory clock was left untouched.
Another feature is the frame buffer having 4GB instead of just 2GB. This may prove useful when putting GeForce GTX 680 in a extreme preset but it won't affect at all during occasional, daily, enthusiast gaming.
Benchmarks indicate a 6.4% performance boost when compared to the reference GPU.


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GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
45%
RAM
11GB
0%
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Death Stranding 14% 50%
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GeForce GTX 680 EVGA Classified Edition Extras
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