NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M SLI: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M SLI

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 680M SLI sales 4 June 2012. This is Kepler architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2x 4 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 3.6 GHz are supplied.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 26.21 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 680M SLI's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
6.71
 
Architecture
Kepler
 
Code name
N13E-GTX
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
4 June 2012
 
Price now
$149
 
of 19115 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 680M SLI's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 680M SLI's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2688
 
of 10752 (GA102)
Core clock speed
720 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 680M SLI's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Laptop size
large
 
SLI options
+
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 680M SLI: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
2x 4 GB
 
Memory bus width
2x 256 Bit
 
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
3600 MHz
 
of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Shared memory
-
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 680M SLI. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Optimus
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 680M SLI, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 
CUDA
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 680M SLI. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

26.21

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

10952

3DMark Vantage Performance

32635

Unigine Heaven 3.0

108

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 680M SLI is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 680M SLI performance compared to its nearest competitors.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 680M SLI from AMD is Radeon HD 7970M Crossfire, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

User rating

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