GeForce_GTX_480_3-way_SLI
Nvidia GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI

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3.4
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How well can the GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI run games
28 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI is only really challenged by the most demanding games released today, but normally it is more than capable of running games with a stable frame rate at 1080p. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI in your PC? We think this GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which has 52% better performance and can run 821 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 24% better and can meet 753 of their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
55 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI is released on 01 Mar 2010

GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI
GPU
Architecture
Fermi GF100-375-A3 (x3) (x3)
Process
40nm
TMUs
60
Texture Rate
126 GTexel/s
ROPs
48 (x3)
Pixel Rate
101 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1440
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)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
3072 MB
Memory Speed
924 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
354.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB(x3)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
701 MHz
Power
Max Power
750 Watts
PSU
1000 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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9.6
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GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI Game Requirement Analysis

The GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI of GeForce GTX 480. Rank based on best case scenario.


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GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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0%
Graphics Card
31%
RAM
12GB
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GeForce GTX 480 3-way SLI Extras
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