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Discover the Force in NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 1080 GPU

NVIDIA recently unveiled their newest GPU in more that one and a half years since its previous GPU release. The GeForce GTX 1080 was announced and comes with a whole set of ambitious features as never yet seen before.

NVIDIA’s new flagship GeForce GTX 1080 is based on the new NVIDIA Pascal architecture. This means a lot for this new GeForce GTX 10x series as in a nutshell according to NVIDIA this new series of graphics cards provide 3 times faster performance than the 9x series graphics cards. This series also introduces next-get VR features as well as newer gaming technologies.

A Deeper Look into GeForce GTX 1080

This new graphics card comes with a futuristic game level design though the overall look maintains the classic GeForce look and feel.

With a Frame Buffer of 8 GB on GDDR5X as compared to the Maxwell architecture which comes with 4 GB GDDR5. The memory speed is pegged at 10 Gbps as compared to Maxwell’s 7 Gbps.

The GeForce GTX 1080 comes with 2560 CUDA cores with those this GPU boasts support for multi-projection and is Vulkan and VR ready. As for Microsoft DirectX 12, the GPU is compatible with feature level 12_1 support. OpenGL is now supported up to API version 4.5.

NVIDIA Ansel which is a revolutionary way to capture in-game shots and view them in 360 degrees and share them on your phone, PC or VR headsets. The native maximum screen resolution supported is 7680 x 4320 at 60Hz.

Without going into too much detail about this device, we can direct you to read more of the details about this piece of gaming hardware from the official website here.

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