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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition

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

This computer hardware provides top end graphics. The GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 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 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition can also run 1440p pc system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

Game performance for the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition where we look at the bigger games played in 2021. Looking closely at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. 975 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition is running Back 4 Blood and delivering strong performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 84 frames per second. Comparing this to Far Cry 6 which is getting reasonable results, where it averages 52 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Grand Theft Auto VI, which is predicted to run at 53 frames per second.

We move on to 1440p, and tested Back 4 Blood which delivered good FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 168 FPS, Medium: 132 FPS, High: 89 FPS and Ultra: 64 FPS. Next we have Far Cry 6 running on GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition which gets L: 104FPS, M: 82FPS, H: 55FPS, U: 39FPS. And for performance contrast the popular Grand Theft Auto VI is predicted to get L: 106FPS, M: 83FPS, H: 56FPS, U: 40FPS at 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition we get the impression that it 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 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 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 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition.
FPS System Benchmark
104 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition was released on 27 Jun 2016
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P104-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
292 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
117 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)
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
1683 MHz
Boost Clock
1822 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
2x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
9.7
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GeForce GTX 1080 Zotac AMP 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

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

Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit has been increased from 1607MHz to 1683MHz, whereas the Boost Clock can now achieve 1822MHz, instead of 1733MHz.

Overclock: Memory Clock
TBD.

Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
IceStorm Cooling: An enhanced cooling system that goes beyond thermal design to blend extraordinary performance and style into a single architecture. Triple fans, copper heat-pipes, and a tight array of aluminum fins all combine to reduce noise and accelerate cooling for maximum gaming performance.

Performance
At 1920x1080, Benchmarks Indicate a 3% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 1080. This goes up to 6% at 3840x2160.

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