Get ready hardcore gamers , Nvidia brings you the all new GeForce GTX 1080, 1070 a high end GPU that accelerates to give a high performance and enhanced gaming and VR. It is said that GeForce GTX 1080, 1070 are the first products that are developed with new Nvidia’s Pascal architecture which hopes to give an unbeatable performance with greater power efficiency.The new game tech demon GeForce GTX 1080 promises to give a 2x performance and 3x efficiency than the previous high end Titan X GPU which costs about $1000.
Jen-Hsun Huang founder and CEO of Nvidia said that several thousands of people worked for the project Pascal Architecture and it is the greatest and first ever consumer GPU in the history of gaming technology.
Specs and features
GeForce GTX 1080
- The GTX 1080 measures 9 tera flops of graphic processsing
- 8GB of VRAM
- With the industry new Micron’s GDDR5X RAM
- Running bandwidth of 10GBps
- Power supply required 180w
GeForce GTX 1070
- The GTX 1070 measures 6.5 tera flops of graphic processsing
- 8GB of VRAM
- With ordinary Gddr5 RAM
- Other specs for GTX 1070 are not available at this moment
support for DirectX 12_1, OpenGL 4.5, Vulkan, and Nvidia’s own G-Sync, Gamestream, and GPU Boost.
Input: Single 8-pin PCIe power connector
Outputs: one DVI-I, one HDMI, and three DisplayPort .
Nvidia also announced the new feature for the developers called Nvidia ANSEL, the world’s first in-game 3D camera system.This feature allows the gaming user to independently adjust the camera positioning and scene capture angles in the open world games .This feature is built into the new Nvidia GPUS and this requires a SDK that is to be integrated with the game in development .They also listed some games that supports this ANSEL technology some of them are The Division, The Witness, Lawbreakers, The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt, Paragon, No Man’s Sky, and Unreal Tournament.
It is also noticeable that Nvidia also furious on their VR works and they are enhancing the VR technology support in their GPUs . Probably this is the best GPU that can run over a decade without a need of upgrading .
Pricing and Release Date
The GTX 1080 based graphic cards will be available for sale on May 27 and GTX 1070 will be available on June 10.
GTX 1080 – $599 (Rs.39900 apx) and overclock edition will be priced at the rate of $699 (Rs.46445 apx)
GTX 1070 – $379 (Rs.25250 apx) and overclock edition will be priced at the rate of $449 (RS.29830 apx)
Official link for GTX 1080