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Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition run games
20 Feb 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition graphics card as a serious price to performance entry point. This card will meet and play most demanding AAA games and do so with good graphics setting as standard, and confidently pushing past the recommended game system requirements needed to run today’s games. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How well will the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition run 2021 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. In terms of performance against the most demanding games today this graphics card can play 568 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition is running World of Warcraft: Shadowlands and delivering playable performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 28 frames per second. Comparing this to Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War which is getting reasonable results, where it averages 56 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Little Nightmares 2, which is running at 94 frames per second.

As the PC gaming masses explore larger screen resolutions we decided to run some game checks at 1440p across a few popular games. We discovered the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition ran World of Warcraft: Shadowlands to a weak performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 56 FPS, Medium: 44 FPS, High: 30 FPS and Ultra: 21 FPS. Another game tested was Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, L: 113FPS, M: 89FPS, H: 60FPS, U: 43FPS. And then we checked graphics card performance on Little Nightmares 2, which returned L: 188FPS, M: 148FPS, H: 100FPS, U: 71FPS at 1440p. 1440p gaming on the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition is one of the better graphics cards for gaming at this screen resolution. We will see 1440p Ultra and High settings across almost all current games.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition in your PC? There is still 2 years of top end gaming left in this GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which has 26% better performance and can run 800 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively we would suggest getting a R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB, as it can run 908 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 34% increased graphics performance.
FPS System Benchmark
69 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition was released on 12 Dec 2013

GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK110-425-B1
Process
28nm
TMUs
240
Texture Rate
260 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
52 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2880
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
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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
3072 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
336GB/sec
L2 Cache
1536KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1020 MHz
Boost Clock
1085 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition is a special edition of the high-end GeForce GTX 780 Ti.
This edition comes with a custom dual fan cooling solution which by itself should allow a slight performance boost, as GeForce GTX 780 benefits from the GPU Boost 2.0 technology.
Also, it has been overclocked out of the box from 875MHz to 1020MHz while its boost clock is now of 1085MHz. The memory clock was left untouched.
Benchmarks indicate a 8% performance boost when compared to the reference card and so this card surpasses the mighty GeForce GTX 690.


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GeForce GTX 780 Ti MSI Gaming 3GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
16%
RAM
13GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 23% 1%
Valheim 49% 1%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 41% 8%
30XX 99% 95%
Grand Theft Auto VI 11% 42%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 48% 11%
Outriders 64% 3%
Far Cry 6 11% 46%
Little Nightmares 2 63% 54%
Days Gone 23% 5%
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