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Nvidia GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition

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3.2
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How well can the GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition run games
4 Jul 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB 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. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB 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 Phantom 2GB Edition? Are you looking to upgrade a GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition? Then we would suggest getting a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, as it can run 852 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 87% increased graphics performance. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition then a good choice would be RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB as this is better than 797 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 53% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
35 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition is released on 01 Apr 2012

GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-400-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
147 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
37 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
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
1084 MHz
Boost Clock
1150 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
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
6.3
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GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition is a Special Edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 680.
Compared to the standard version, GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition features an increase core-clock that was raised from 1006MHz to 1084MHz while the "Boost Clock" can now attain some whooping 1150MHz. On the other hand, the operating memory clock was increased from 1502MHz to 1575MHz thus increasing the bandwidth. However, it's known this GPU will not benefit from extra bandwidth.
A new cooling solution called Phantom II is also featured.
Benchmarks indicate a 6,6% boost in performance when compared to the standard GeForce GTX 680.
Even the most demanding games will run at the highest settings.


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GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
50%
RAM
11GB
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GeForce GTX 680 Phantom 2GB Edition Extras
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