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Nvidia GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper 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. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition , assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition ? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 115% better and can meet 852 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 76% better and can run 789 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
19 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition is released on 01 Mar 2012

GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-400-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
156 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
39 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1536
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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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
1575 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
201.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1150 MHz
Boost Clock
1215 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
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GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper 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 Hydro Copper Edition features an increase to its core-clock, that went from 1006MHz to 1150MHz. The "Boost Clock" was also increased and can now attain some incredible 1215MHz. On other hand, the memory clock was increased to 1575MHz. A new cooling system called Hydro Copper is also featured.
The changes are impressive but there are no benchmarks available and so this GPU's rank is predicted.


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GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
73%
RAM
11GB
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GeForce GTX 680 Hydro Copper Edition Extras
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