GTX 260 Core 216 with i7-965 1080p, 1440p, Ultrawide, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality

With current 896 MB RAM, the GTX 260 Core 216 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. This combination between GTX 260 Core 216 and Intel Core i7-965 @ 3.20GHz has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. This combination between GTX 260 Core 216 and Intel Core i7-965 @ 3.20GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss.

GTX 260 Core 216 with i7-965 1080p, 1440p, Ultrawide, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 Core 216
Price $ 299.0
Year 2008
Maximum Recorded Temperature 81C
Max Fan Noise 52.2dB
Recommended Power Supply 532W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-965 @ 3.20GHz ($139.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 18.0 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 10.3 FPS
(Ultrawide) Average 1440p Performance 8.9 FPS
Average 4K Performance 6.3 FPS
Memory 0 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 16.6
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 29.0
(Ultrawide) 1440p Cost Per Frame $ 33.6
4K Cost Per Frame $ 47.5
Series GTX 260 Core 216
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260 Core 216
Overall Combination Score 47/100 Acceptable

NVIDIA ’s xx16 cards have always been defined by budget prices with performance that knocks on the door of entry-level graphics cards – especially when overclocked. After taking the time to fully test the Tesla 2.0 graphics card inside the GTX 260 Core 216, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend.

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

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Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
8
9.0
2019 Anthem
5
5.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
7
8.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
16
18.2
2019 Metro Exodus
7
8.1
2019 World War Z
13
14.9
2019 Gears of War 5
10
11.8
2019 F1 2019
13
14.8
2019 GreedFall
11
13.3
2019 Borderlands 3
8
9.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
16
18.0
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
6
6.9
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
9
10.9
2018 Just Cause 4
10
11.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
11
12.6
2018 Strange Brigade
17
19.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
14
16.2
2017 For Honor
19
21.6
2017 Project CARS 2
13
15.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
16
18.5
2016 Dishonored 2
10
11.2
2015 Rocket League
56
63.0
2015 Need For Speed
15
17.5
2015 Project CARS
15
16.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
27
30.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
38
43.2
2011 Portal 2
72
80.6
2011 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
25
27.9
2010 Starcraft II
32
35.9
2009 League of Legends
72
81.0
2008 Crysis: Warhead
17
18.9

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
5
6.7
2019 Anthem
3
4.6
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
5
6.6
2019 Resident Evil 2
9
12.2
2019 Metro Exodus
5
6.3
2019 World War Z
8
10.9
2019 Gears of War 5
6
8.6
2019 F1 2019
8
10.5
2019 GreedFall
7
9.6
2019 Borderlands 3
5
6.6
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
10
13.0
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
4
5.7
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
6
8.6
2018 Just Cause 4
6
8.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
7
8.8
2018 Strange Brigade
10
13.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
9
11.7
2017 For Honor
10
12.6
2017 Project CARS 2
8
10.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
13
16.7
2016 Dishonored 2
7
9.5
2015 Rocket League
21
27.0
2015 Need For Speed
10
13.5
2015 Project CARS
10
12.8
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
15
19.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
28
36.0
2009 League of Legends
36
45.0

Resolution 3440x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
4
5.7
2019 Anthem
2
3.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
4
5.4
2019 Resident Evil 2
7
9.7
2019 Metro Exodus
4
5.5
2019 World War Z
6
9.2
2019 Gears of War 5
5
7.5
2019 F1 2019
6
9.2
2019 GreedFall
5
7.3
2019 Borderlands 3
4
5.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
8
11.1
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
3
5.0
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
5
7.5
2018 Just Cause 4
5
7.0
2018 Monster Hunter: World
5
7.0
2018 Strange Brigade
8
10.9
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
8
10.6
2017 For Honor
7
10.1
2017 Project CARS 2
8
10.6
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
12
16.4
2016 Dishonored 2
6
9.1
2015 Rocket League
16
21.2
2015 Need For Speed
9
12.0
2015 Project CARS
8
11.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
11
15.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
27
36.6
2009 League of Legends
25
33.7

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
2
4.0
2019 Anthem
1
2.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
2
3.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
4
6.0
2019 Metro Exodus
2
4.0
2019 World War Z
4
6.3
2019 Gears of War 5
3
5.4
2019 F1 2019
4
6.7
2019 GreedFall
2
4.0
2019 Borderlands 3
2
3.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
5
7.7
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
2
3.6
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
3
5.4
2018 Just Cause 4
3
4.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
2
4.2
2018 Strange Brigade
5
7.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
5
8.1
2017 For Honor
4
6.3
2017 Project CARS 2
6
9.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
9
14.0
2016 Dishonored 2
5
7.6
2015 Rocket League
8
12.6
2015 Need For Speed
6
9.0
2015 Project CARS
6
9.0
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
6
9.2
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
22
32.4
2009 League of Legends
12
18.0
GTX 260 Core 216 with i7-965 at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

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