A Closer Look at the Gigabyte NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 1080 Founders Edition Graphics Card

Posted by   Paul Dunn

Here's a more in depth look at Gigabytes Founders Edition GTX 1080 Graphics card which is available now!

Powered by NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 1080

Integrated with 8GB GDDR5X memory 256-bit memory interface

NVIDIA GPU Boost™ 3.0

Max Digital Resolution - 7680x4320@60Hz

Display Connectors – DP1.4, HDMI 2.0b, DL-DVI

NVIDIA's new flagship GeForce 1080 is the most advanced gaming GPU on the planet. Driven by the new NVIDIA Pascal architecture, the GTX 1080 delivers the amazing performance, innovative new gaming technologies, and immersive, next-gen VR.

The flagship GeForce GTX 1080 is a quantum leap in performance and power efficiency. It's built using ultra-fast FinFET and high-bandwidth GDDR5X technologies, and supports DirectX 12 features for the fastest, smoothest, most power-efficient gaming experiences.

Boost: 1733 MHz/ Base: 1607 MHz

Graphics Processing: GEFORCE GTX 1080

Core Clock: BOOST 1733 MHz /BASE 1607 MHz

Memory Clock: 10,000 MHz

GeForce GTX 1080 uses the power of PASCAL to meet the demands of the latest displays, including VR, ultra-high-resolution, and multiple monitors, it features NVIDIA GameWorks technologies for smooth gameplay and cinematic experiences, as well as revolutionary 360-degree image capture - even in VR.

Process Technology 16 nm

Memory Size 8 GB

Memory Bus 256 bit

Card Bus PCI-E 3.0 x 16

Memory Type GDDR5X

DirectX 12

OpenGL 4.5


Digital max resolution 7680x4320@60Hz

Multi-view 4

I/O Dual-link DVI-D*1, DP1.4*3, HDMI 2.0b*1

Card size TBD


Discover next generation VR performance, the lowest latency, and plug and play compatibility with leading headsets - driven by NVIDIA VRWorks technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.

The new GeForce GTX 1080 is meticulously crafted to offer superior heat dissipation using an advanced vapour chamber and premium materials, so it runs as cool as it looks.


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