Average Bench: 44.6% (60th of 596)

Based on 16,390 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 1180 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680

Below average average bench

The Nvidia GTX 680 averaged 55.4% 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) 137fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 121fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 680 is just 11.6%. 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) 97.7fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 81.2fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,390 samples)
Min Avg Max
102 Lighting 121 138
86.2 Reflection 97.7 108
128 Parallax 158 179
41.5% 126 fps
Min Avg Max
96.5 MRender 105 114
111 Gravity 137 157
74.9 Splatting 81.2 90
47% 108 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Zotac(19DA 1260) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Lighting 214
Reflection 93.7
Parallax 166
61% 158 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 129
Splatting 78.4
45% 104 fps
Gigabyte(1458 353C) 2GB
CLim: 1267 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 411.70
Lighting 129
Reflection 103
Parallax 169
44% 134 fps
MRender 108
Gravity 151
Splatting 85
50% 115 fps
Gainward(10B0 1180) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 416.34
Lighting 116
Reflection 97.3
Parallax 157
40% 123 fps
MRender 105
Gravity 134
Splatting 80.4
46% 106 fps
MSI(1462 2820) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 117
Reflection 96.8
Parallax 158
41% 124 fps
MRender 105
Gravity 132
Splatting 79.9
46% 106 fps
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 Game FPS Estimates

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

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 117 fps Overwatch: 75 fps League of Legends: 136 fps DOTA 2: 104 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 11,993,386 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 16,390 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $360 @ launch in Mar '12)
Nvidia(10DE 0969) 15% 43% ± 5%
Asus(1043 83F6) 8% 44% ± 7%
EVGA(3842 2680) 6% 43% ± 2%
Asus(1043 83F7) 6% 48% ± 5%
EVGA(3842 2682) 5% 45% ± 9%
Gigabyte(1458 353C) 5% 46% ± 4%
Zotac(19DA 1255) 5% 45% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 3687) 5% 44% ± 7%
Palit(1569 1180) 4% 45% ± 4%
EVGA(3842 2686) 3% 44% ± 3%
Gainward(10B0 1180) 3% 45% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3551) 3% 47% ± 3%
MSI(1462 2821) 3% 45% ± 3%
MSI(1462 2820) 3% 44% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 2683) 2% 48% ± 3%
PNY(196E 0969) 2% 44% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 3688) 2% 47% ± 1%
Asus(1043 83F0) 2% 43% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 1260) 2% 44% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 2687) 2% 47% ± 2%
Asus(1043 83F1) 1% 42% ± 6%
MSI(1462 2830) 1% 50% ± 3%
Nvidia(10DE 100C) 1% 42% ± 1%
Asus(1043 842E) 1% 38% ± 13%
Gigabyte(1458 353D) 1% 50% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 3689) 1% 50% ± 0%
Palit(1569 1181) 1% 45% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 354C) 1% 43% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 3685) 1% 40% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 2689) 1% 49% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 0969) 1% 35% ± 16%
MSI(1462 2833) 0% 48% ± 1%
MSI(1462 2831) 0% 49% ± 1%
Device(0000 1255) 0% 40% ± 3%
POV(1ACC 684A) 0% 47% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 068A) 0% 47% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2822) 0% 40% ± 6%
MSI(1462 2823) 0% 45% ± 0%
Device(107D 2738) 0% 44% ± 0%
POV(1ACC 682A) 0% 48% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 1255) 0% 40% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 3686) 0% 42% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 356A) 0% 45% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 1033) 0% 45% ± 0%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 - $210

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 Comments

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10 days ago.

Got it for $60 so it's great.


Excellent

4 months ago.

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


Excellent

5 months ago.

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


Terrible

14 months ago.

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


Average

7 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

21 months ago.

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


Excellent

6 months ago.

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


Good

15 months ago.

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


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