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Nvidia GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition

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3.2
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How well can the GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition run games
4 Jul 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games. DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition in your PC? We think this GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition ? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which has 86% better performance and can run 856 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB as this is better than 794 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 51% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
36 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition is released on 01 May 2012

GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-400-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
139 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
35 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1536
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
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
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1502 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1084 MHz
Power
Max Power
195 Watts
PSU
550 Watt & 38 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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8.7
6.3
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GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition is a Special Edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 680. See the standard version for more information about it.
Compared to the standard version, GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition features an increase core-clock that went from 1006MHz to 1084MHz and the turbo boost was raised to 1150MHz. The amount of memory was also increased from 2GB to 4GB, proving useful if gaming at high resolutions and using many image improving techniques, though not increasing the performance very significantly.
Benchmarks indicate a 7.5% performance boost when compared to the reference card.


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GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
49%
RAM
11GB
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GeForce GTX 680 FTW 4GB Edition Extras
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