NVIDIA Titan X Pascal vs GeForce GTX 1080

General info

Comparison of Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080 architecture, market type and release date.
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Value for money (0-100)
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Code name
Release date
2 August 2016
27 May 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
Price now
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Technical specs

Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
CUDA cores
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Core clock speed
1418 MHz
1607 MHz
Boost Clock
1531 MHz
1733 MHz
Transistor count
11,800 million
7,200 million
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
16 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
250 Watt
180 Watt
Maximum GPU temperature
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94 °C
Texture fill rate
Floating-point performance
10,974 gflops
8,873 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Bus support
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PCIe 3.0
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
267 mm
10.5" (26.7 cm)
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4.376" (11.1 cm)
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Recommended system power (PSU)
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500 Watt
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
SLI options


Parameters of memory installed on Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080: 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
Maximum RAM amount
12 GB
8 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
10008 MHz
10 GB/s
Memory bandwidth
480.4 GB/s
320 GB/s
Shared memory

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
Display Connectors
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DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, DL-DVI
Multi monitor support
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G-SYNC support


Technological solutions and APIs supported by Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
GPU Boost
VR Ready
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Multi Monitor
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Virtual Reality
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API support

APIs supported by Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 (12_1)
12 (12_1)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Titan X Pascal 60.15
GTX 1080 67.83 +12.8%

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

Titan X Pascal 314042
GTX 1080 421474 +34.2%

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

Titan X Pascal 107251
GTX 1080 119971 +11.9%

3DMark Fire Strike Score

Titan X Pascal 20848 +25.4%
GTX 1080 16623

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

Titan X Pascal 27316 +27.6%
GTX 1080 21409

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

Titan X Pascal 30758 +5.1%
GTX 1080 29263

SPECviewperf 12 - Solidworks

Titan X Pascal 63 +3.3%
GTX 1080 61

SPECviewperf 12 - Siemens NX

Titan X Pascal 108 +1250%
GTX 1080 8

SPECviewperf 12 - Showcase

Titan X Pascal 132 +34.7%
GTX 1080 98

SPECviewperf 12 - Medical

Titan X Pascal 70 +105.9%
GTX 1080 34

SPECviewperf 12 - Maya

Titan X Pascal 97
GTX 1080 140 +44.3%

SPECviewperf 12 - Energy

Titan X Pascal 16.5 +91.9%
GTX 1080 8.6

SPECviewperf 12 - Creo

Titan X Pascal 60 +11.1%
GTX 1080 54

SPECviewperf 12 - Catia

Titan X Pascal 92 +21.1%
GTX 1080 76

Unigine Heaven 4.0

Titan X Pascal 4329 +43.1%
GTX 1080 3026


Titan X Pascal 13026
GTX 1080 14690 +12.8%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
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1045 Mh/s
Decred / DCR (Decred)
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3.09 Gh/s
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
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27.63 Mh/s
Siacoin / SC (Sia)
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2.28 Gh/s
Monero / XMR (CryptoNight)
0.98 kh/s +104.2%
0.48 kh/s −104.2%
Zcash / ZEC (Equihash)
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470 Sol/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Titan X Pascal and GeForce GTX 1080 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA Titan X Pascal

Somewhat newer (2 August 2016 vs 27 May 2016)
Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (3584 vs 2560)
Higher memory bandwidth (480.4 vs 320 GB/s)
GPU Boost 3.0

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

12.8% faster in synthetic tests
Cheaper ($599 vs $1199)
Less power hungry (180 vs 250 watts)
VR Ready
Multi Monitor
500-Watt system power recommended
3D Vision
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
NVIDIA GameStream
DirectX 12
Virtual Reality
3D Vision Surround

So, Titan X Pascal or GTX 1080?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080.
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