10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed
This GeForce GTX 780 Galaxy HOF 3GB Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements.
All games with system requirements of DirectX 11 or lower are met by this card.
What FPS performance can the GeForce GTX 780 Galaxy HOF 3GB Edition get on latest AAA 2022 games? In particular our game review looks at the FPS achieved running on Ultra graphics settings on the 1080p screen resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 367 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.
Running at 1080p this card is predicted to get a reasonable frame rate from Star Citizen with 45 FPS on Ultra. Then we take a look at Resident Evil 8 which returns a weak 24 FPS. Another title that we looked at is the popular FIFA 22 which we saw getting a good 75 FPS.
With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce GTX 780 Galaxy HOF 3GB Edition by researching Star Citizen leading us to predict a playable performance. Its FPS predictions for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 91FPS, M: 71FPS, H: 48FPS, U: 34FPS. Another popular game we tested with this card was Resident Evil 8 and that was weak. This graphics card delivered 18 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was FIFA 22 which gets reasonable results with a 57FPS on Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 780 Galaxy HOF 3GB Edition is not a bad choice for a larger screen size like this. Some games will struggle though, but with some careful graphic option adjustments in-game you can normally find a suitable visual experience with this GPU at 1440p.How many years will the GeForce GTX 780 Galaxy HOF 3GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 780 Galaxy HOF 3GB 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 780 Galaxy HOF 3GB Edition?
If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB
. This PC hardware upgrade performs 20% better and can run 726 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively we would suggest getting a R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB
, as it can run 960 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 69% increased graphics performance.