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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

This computer hardware provides top end graphics. The GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition will easily meet recommended system requirements of games released today. This is a strong benchmarker on modern games and can often return excellent frame rates at high and ultra 1080p. But the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition can also run 1440p pc system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How well will the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB 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 948 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 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition is predicted to run Dying Light 2 with reasonable performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 51 frames per second. Comparing this to Far Cry 6 which is predicted to get reasonable results, where it averages 50 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Star Citizen, which is predicted to run at 77 frames per second.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we researched Dying Light 2 on the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition and predict it will get a playable set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra predictions at 1440p - L: 103FPS, M: 81FPS, H: 54FPS, U: 39FPS. Another popular game to investigate at 1440p with this card was Far Cry 6 which we predicted will be playable in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 38 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Star Citizen where its predicted Ultra 1440p Frame rates were reasonable at 58 FPS. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition is a good choice for running modern games at Ultra in this larger screen resolution.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition in your PC? No graphics card upgrade required for 2 to 3 years of meeting top end game system requirements

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB 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 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition.
FPS System Benchmark
100 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition was released on 27 May 2016
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P104-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
277 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
111 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
$699
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680 x 4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192MB
Memory Speed
1251MHz
Memory Bus
256bit
Memory Type
GDDR5X
Memory Bandwidth
320.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1607 MHz
Boost Clock
1733 MHz
Power
Max Power
180 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
9.4
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GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 1080 Asus Founders 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's High-End GeForce GTX 1080, created by Asus.

Overclock: Central Unit
None.

Overclock: Memory Clock
None.

Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
The Founders Edition offers Superior Cooling than the reference GeForce GTX 1080.

Performance
Benchmarks Indicate no Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 1080.

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