Average Bench: 44.5% (75th of 611)

Based on 23,371 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 1180 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680

Below average average bench

The Nvidia GTX 680 averaged 55.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 136fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 120fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 680 is just 11%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GTX 680 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 97fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 80.4fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 23,371 samples)
Min Avg Max
101 Lighting 120 136
85.4 Reflection 97 107
129 Parallax 157 175
41.3% 125 fps
Min Avg Max
96.7 MRender 105 113
110 Gravity 136 156
74.1 Splatting 80.4 88.6
46.8% 107 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
EVGA(3842 3687) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1280 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 126
Reflection 100
Parallax 162
43% 129 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 142
Splatting 82.6
48% 111 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0969) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 425.31
Lighting 114
Reflection 97.1
Parallax 165
41% 125 fps
MRender 106
Gravity 132
Splatting 80.9
46% 106 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0969) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 425.31
Lighting 113
Reflection 96.7
Parallax 165
41% 125 fps
MRender 106
Gravity 132
Splatting 80.9
46% 106 fps
EVGA(3842 3687) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1280 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.35
Lighting 104
Reflection 92.4
Parallax 154
38% 117 fps
MRender 93.6
Gravity 134
Splatting 77.8
44% 102 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 4 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 119 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 39 fps League of Legends: 137 fps Overwatch: 75 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,301,228 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 23,371 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $360 @ launch in Mar '12)
Nvidia(10DE 0969) 11% 44% ± 4%
Asus(1043 83F6) 8% 45% ± 4%
EVGA(3842 2680) 7% 43% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 353C) 7% 46% ± 3%
Gainward(10B0 1180) 6% 44% ± 4%
MSI(1462 2821) 5% 44% ± 2%
Palit(1569 1180) 5% 45% ± 4%
EVGA(3842 2682) 4% 46% ± 4%
EVGA(3842 2686) 4% 45% ± 3%
Asus(1043 83F7) 4% 46% ± 7%
Zotac(19DA 1255) 4% 45% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2820) 3% 43% ± 2%
Asus(1043 842E) 3% 42% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 2683) 2% 47% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 2687) 2% 47% ± 5%
Asus(1043 83F1) 2% 44% ± 2%
Asus(1043 83F0) 2% 43% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 100C) 2% 43% ± 1%
PNY(196E 0969) 2% 44% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2830) 1% 47% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 3688) 1% 45% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 3551) 1% 44% ± 7%
Zotac(19DA 1260) 1% 42% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 354D) 1% 44% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 3687) 1% 47% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2822) 1% 44% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2833) 1% 48% ± 4%
MSI(1462 2823) 1% 45% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 3685) 1% 43% ± 1%
POV(1ACC 068A) 1% 47% ± 1%
Nvidia(10DE 0999) 1% 40% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 0969) 1% 42% ± 2%
Nvidia(10DE 1255) 0% 47% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2831) 0% 43% ± 5%
Sapphire(174B 1255) 0% 45% ± 2%
POV(1ACC 684A) 0% 46% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8432) 0% 44% ± 1%
Device(107D 2738) 0% 41% ± 2%
Palit(1569 1181) 0% 43% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 354C) 0% 47% ± 6%
PNY(196E 096A) 0% 40% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 353D) 0% 50% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 2681) 0% 43% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 0% 5% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2832) 0% 40% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 068B) 0% 48% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 684B) 0% 49% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 682A) 0% 25% ± 0%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 - $210

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4 days ago.

Got it for $60 so it's great.


Excellent

3 days ago.

Works perfectly for over 6 years. If you don't need high-end graphics, it's running fluently in GTA V and is still a solid GPU. 3


Excellent

24 days ago.

I have this video card from the begining and it work fine for every game !


Excellent

9 months ago.

old tech but still a very fine GPU by today's required standards for 1080p gaming on high settings


Excellent

1 month ago.

كرت خورافي


Excellent

10 months ago.

i have it , its very fast and long life , no heat no noise . all games work .


Terrible

19 months ago.

lower peformance than 670 GTX Asus! )))) suxx


Average

12 months ago.

I guess it's not that bad right now. I think a 770 is a better option in every way possible.


Very good

2 years ago.

Mine overclocks like a champ, love it for the used price of $50 USD


Excellent

11 months ago.

My first serious GPU, so rating is biased. But it performs well even though old and a little expensive.


Good

20 months ago.

Bought this card new, it has allways done an excellent job and never failed me. nuf said.


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