GeForce_GTX_680_EVGA_SC_Signature+_Edition
Nvidia GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ 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. GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition in your PC? There is around 6-12 months of top end gaming left in this card, at which point its graphics card replacement time, assuming the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition is part of your PC gaming machine.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ 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 86% 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 51% better and can run 789 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
36 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition is released on 01 May 2012

GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ 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
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
1084 MHz
Boost Clock
1150 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
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
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GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ 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 EVGA SC Edition+ features increased core and memory clocks, from 1006MHz to 1084MHz and from 6008MHz to 6208MHz, respectively, which will undoubtedly give a performance boost, increasing the Textel/Pixel Fill Rate but also increasing the Memory Bandwidth. The "Boost Clock" was also increased and can now attain some whooping 1150MHz.
Benchmarks indicate a 7% boost in performance when compared to the standard GeForce GTX 680.


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GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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0%
Graphics Card
49%
RAM
11GB
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GeForce GTX 680 EVGA SC Signature+ Edition Extras
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