NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080: specs and benchmarks
NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 1080 sales 27 May 2016 at a recommended price of 599 USD. This is high-end Pascal architecture desktop card based on 16 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 10 GB/s are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 320 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 10.5. An additional 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 180 Watt.
It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 68.28 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.