GTX 1080 with Core i7-6700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality quality settings

With some tuning, the GTX 1080 makes the most sense for gamers with 4K monitors. Though serious gamers hardly play at 4k. In terms of memory, the GTX 1080 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2016 . View Current Price List

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Price $ 459 3/5 Good
Year 2016 5/5 Excellent
Series GTX 1080
Maximum Recorded Temperature 83C 2/5 Acceptable
Max Fan Noise 52dB 2/5 Acceptable
Recommended Power Supply 530W 3/5 Good
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz ($334.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0 FPS 5/5 Excellent
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 116 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 1440p Performance 85 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 4K Performance 49 FPS 3/5 Good
Memory 8 GB 5/5 Excellent
Overall Combination Score 80/100 Excellent
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Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
60 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
121 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
137 FPS
2018 F1 2018
117 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
145 FPS
2018 Far Cry 5
104 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
86 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
117 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
113 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
91 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
81 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
108 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
155 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
117 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
90 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
95 FPS
2017 Shadow of War
106 FPS
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
82 FPS
2017 Wolfenstein II
141 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
81 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
89 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
142 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
75 FPS
2016 Doom
179 FPS
2016 F1 2016
124 FPS
2016 Hitman
123 FPS
2016 Overwatch
181 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
134 FPS
2016 The Division
102 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
109 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
163 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
111 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
104 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
157 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
114 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
44 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
97 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
79 FPS
2018 F1 2018
93 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
101 FPS
2018 Far Cry 5
81 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
63 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
98 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
74 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
62 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
64 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
86 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
133 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
76 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
67 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
72 FPS
2017 Shadow of War
70 FPS
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
58 FPS
2017 Wolfenstein II
96 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
72 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
75 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
103 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
52 FPS
2016 Doom
125 FPS
2016 F1 2016
97 FPS
2016 Hitman
104 FPS
2016 Overwatch
125 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
95 FPS
2016 The Division
73 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
84 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
124 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
77 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
77 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
103 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
73 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
31 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
52 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
35 FPS
2018 F1 2018
59 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
56 FPS
2018 Far Cry 5
42 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
35 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
65 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
44 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
33 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
41 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
45 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
67 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
41 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
40 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
41 FPS
2017 Shadow of War
40 FPS
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
31 FPS
2017 Wolfenstein II
60 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
57 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
61 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
56 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
28 FPS
2016 Doom
66 FPS
2016 F1 2016
62 FPS
2016 Hitman
61 FPS
2016 Overwatch
64 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
49 FPS
2016 The Division
41 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
48 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
68 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
38 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
45 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
75 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
36 FPS

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GTX 1080 Specifications

Board Design

Board NumberPG413 SKU 0
Length10.5 inches 267 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP180 W

Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1733 MHz
GPU Clock1607 MHz
Memory Clock1251 MHz 10008 MHz effective

Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1000
Launch Price599 USD
ProductionActive
Release DateMay 27th, 2016

Graphics Features

CUDA6.1
DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.1
Vulkan1.1.82

Graphics Processor

ArchitecturePascal
Die Size314 mm²
GPU NameGP104
GPU VariantGP104-400-A1
Process Size16 nm
Transistors7,200 million

Memory

Bandwidth320.3 GB/s
Memory Bus256 bit
Memory Size8192 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5X

Render Config

ROPs64
SM Count20
Shading Units2560
TMUs160

Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance138.6 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance8,873 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance277.3 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate110.9 GPixel/s
Texture Rate277.3 GTexel/s

Critics Reviews

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