10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed
The GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition is a very low performing piece of gaming hardware and can probably only run indie system requirements.
GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.
We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2021 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. 248 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.
The 1080p FPS on Ultra for the GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition shows us that Grand Theft Auto VI is predicted to get a weak result of 0 FPS, and then we are seeing Forza Horizon 5 predicted to return a playable 31 FPS while another game on our list is the Days Gone which is getting 24 frames per second at Ultra 1080p.
With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition by researching Forza Horizon 5 leading us to predict a weak performance. Its FPS predictions for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 62FPS, M: 49FPS, H: 33FPS, U: 24FPS. Another popular game we tested with this card was Days Gone and that was weak. This graphics card delivered 18 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Grand Theft Auto VI which is predicted to get weak results with a 0FPS on Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition is not going to be able to maintain a playable game at this resolution.How many years will the GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition in your PC?
12-18 months of top end gaming is still left in this graphics card Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition?
A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB
. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 51% better and can meet 633 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 680 Palit Jetstream 2GB Edition is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300
, which is 25% more powerful and can run 312 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.