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Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB 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 12 requirement.

Here we take a closer look at the various performances across 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions for the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition. In particular this is looking at the Ultra graphics settings to see what sort of FPS this graphics card can get across some of the more popular games played in 2022. 812 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.

A GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition card at 1080p is seeing a reasonable frame rate when running Resident Evil 8 on Ultra - 51 FPS. Lets look at the performance its getting on Days Gone which is 66 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Far Cry 6 performs on this hardware, which gets a reasonable 46 FPS.

One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at Resident Evil 8 and saw it deliver playable frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 102 FPS, Medium: 80 FPS, High: 54 FPS and Ultra: 39 FPS. We then checked the performance on Days Gone to see if that runs well. It was reasonable with a 50 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition is certainly a good graphics cards for this increased screen resolutions. It can confidentantly get High or Ultra graphics settings across almost all current games at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition.
FPS System Benchmark
92 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition was released on 02 Jun 2015
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM200-310-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
176
Texture Rate
230 GTexel/s
ROPs
96
Pixel Rate
125 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120 x 3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144MB
Memory Speed
1820MHz
Memory Bus
384bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
349.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
3072
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1206 MHz
Boost Clock
1304 MHz
Power
Max Power
290 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
81
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GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 980 Ti Inno3D iChill Black 6GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's Enthusiast GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB, created by Inno3D.

Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 1206MHz, instead of 1000MHz and goes up to 1304MHz, in Turbo Mode.

Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock was increased from 1753MHz to 1820MHz.

Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
The Accelero Hybrid is the first graphics card cooler with integrated air and liquid solution in the market. It offers an all-in-one solution with 30% cooling performance and 5dB quieter than the stock cooler.

Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 13% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 980 Ti.

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