GeForce_GTX_480_SLI
Nvidia GeForce GTX 480 SLI

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How well can the GeForce GTX 480 SLI run games
This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 480 SLI 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.

DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

This low performing GPU is unable to play any of the most demanding games available today.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 480 SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 480 SLI in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this GeForce GTX 480 SLI graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

FPS System Benchmark
99 FPS
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The GeForce GTX 480 SLI is released on the 01 Mar 2010
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GPU
Architecture
Fermi GF100-375-A3 (x2) (x2)
Process
40nm
TMUs
60
Texture Rate
84 GTexel/s
ROPs
48 (x2)
Pixel Rate
67 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
960
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
Driver Support
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Release Price
$988.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
3072 MB
Memory Speed
924 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
354.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
4
HDMI Connection
2
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
701 MHz
Power
Max Power
500 Watts
PSU
750 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Resolution Performance
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GeForce GTX 480 SLI Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 480 SLI is a solution of two GeForce GTX 480 put together using NVIDIA'S SLI technology.
SLI relies a lot on proper driver support and may cause micro stuttering in FPS below 30. This means this combination might even perform worse than a single GTX 480.
The optimal performance it delivers is largely better than a single GeForce GTX 480 and relatively close to GeForce GTX 590.
Therefore, this combination is sufficient for gaming at 1080p and most demanding games can be played at the highest settings.


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K3nT93's Rig
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I CAN MAKE SLI WITH A 600W PSU?PLS FAST!

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no friend you need atleast 750 watts

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how much wattage and amps would i need for sli ? bcuz 42 amps is for one gtx 480 ?


wanna make sure my psu wont burst in flames

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you would need exactly the same 42A but through 2 12V Rails.

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