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Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition run games
15 Sep 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition 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. All games with system requirements of DirectX 11 or lower are met by this card.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2020 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. In terms of performance against the most demanding games today this graphics card can play 235 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.

The GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition graphics card is returning a playable performance on Marvel's Avengers at 1080p of 43 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout which we saw got good frame rates of 74 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Mafia: Definitive Edition, which was getting 18 FPS under tests.

People are turning their increasingly more powerful graphics cards to the popular 1440p screen size so we tested the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition to see how it performs on 1440p. First off we have looked at Marvel's Avengers where it was playable. The frame rates it scored for the game presets were - Low: 86 FPS, Medium: 67 FPS, High: 45 FPS and Ultra: 32 FPS. We added Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout to our tests and saw it was reasonable with a 56 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And then tested Mafia: Definitive Edition which got 13 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition we get the impression that it is certainly a viable option for these higher gaming resolutions. Remember that if you suffer some 1440p FPS drops the you can usually tweak modern game graphics settings until you get a near High graphics setting experience with this Graphics card.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition in your PC? This GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition card has 12 to 18 months of latest AAA game play left in it before upgrading should be considered

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition then a good choice would be 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB as this is better than 831 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 44% better performance as well. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 590 8GB which meets 784 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 25% better performance.
FPS System Benchmark
60 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition is released on 22 May 2014

GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK110-301-B1
Process
28nm
TMUs
192
Texture Rate
181 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
45 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2304
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
6144 MB
Memory Speed
1502 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
288.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
1536KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
889 MHz
Boost Clock
941 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
Resolution Performance
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GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's High-End GeForce GTX 780 6GB, created by Asus.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 889MHz, instead of 863MHz and goes up to 941MHz, in Turbo Mode.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock and the Frame Buffer remain the same.


Cooling Solution
The reference NVIDIA Single-Fan Cooling System has been replaced by Asus's DirectCU II cooling technology which outperforms reference designs with an exclusive 10mm heatpipe that transports 40% more heat away from the GPU.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 2% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 780 6GB.


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GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
25%
RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 11% 14%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 33% 50%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 50% 65%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 2% 2%
Valorant 96% 89%
Serious Sam 4 41% 65%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 30% 25%
eFootball PES 2021 47% 42%
Genshin Impact 68% 15%
Watch Dogs Legion 33% 11%
GeForce GTX 780 Asus Strix OC 6GB Edition Extras
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