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Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

This GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements.

GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2021 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. We look at 1000 of the most demanding games available today and this GPU is better than the recommended graphics requirement of more than 311 games in the list.

The 1080p FPS on Ultra for the GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition shows us that Days Gone is getting a playable result of 39 FPS, and then we are seeing Star Citizen predicted to return a playable 43 FPS while another game on our list is the Grand Theft Auto VI which is predicted to get 14 frames per second at Ultra 1080p.

Next up we increase screen res tests to accommodate the growing in popularity 1440p screen size. So we researched the upcoming Star Citizen to predict how the GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition would deal with it. Our research revealed a playable series of FPS results across these graphics presets - Low: 86 FPS, Medium: 67 FPS, High: 45 FPS and Ultra: 32 FPS. Next we looked at Grand Theft Auto VI which we predict will be weak with a 11 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And finally looked at Days Gone that got an Ultra 1440p FPS of 29. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition, this is not ideal and its more advisable to run modern games at 1080p resolution. But if you really want to play games at 1440p then you will likely have to make some graphical adjustments to improve game FPS stability.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC 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 Zotac OC Edition? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 22% better and can run 634 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 77% better and can run 967 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
54 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition was released on 23 May 2013
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK110-300-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
192
Texture Rate
191 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
48 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.3
Resolution (WxH)
4096 x 2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
3072MB
Memory Speed
1502MHz
Memory Bus
384bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
288.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
1536
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
941 MHz
Boost Clock
993 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
3.1
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GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 780 Zotac OC Edition is a special edition of the high-end GeForce GTX 780.
This edition has been overclocked out of the box from 863MHz to 941MHz while its boost clock is now of 993MHz. The memory clock was left untouched.
Benchmarks indicate a 6% performance boost when compared to the reference card and so this edition performs on level with GeForce GTX Titan.

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