GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 980 vs 1080 Ti among all GPUs


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Overall Score

Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTX 980

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980

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Higher memory clock speed 1,753 MHz vs 1,376 MHz More than 25% higher memory clock speed
Lower TDP 165W vs 250W Around 35% lower TDP
Front view of GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

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Significantly more memory 11,264 MB vs 4,096 MB 2.8x more memory
Much higher memory bandwidth 484.4 GB/s vs 224.4 GB/s Around 2.2x higher memory bandwidth
Significantly higher clock speed 1,480 MHz vs 1,127 MHz More than 30% higher clock speed
Much better floating-point performance 11,340 GFLOPS vs 4,981 GFLOPS More than 2.2x better floating-point performance
Significantly higher effective memory clock speed 11,008 MHz vs 7,012 MHz More than 55% higher effective memory clock speed
Much higher texture rate 354.4 GTexel/s vs 155.6 GTexel/s More than 2.2x higher texture rate
Significantly higher pixel rate 139.2 GPixel/s vs 77.82 GPixel/s Around 80% higher pixel rate
Significantly more shading units 3,584 vs 2,048 1536 more shading units
Significantly more texture mapping units 224 vs 128 96 more texture mapping units
Significantly higher turbo clock speed 1,582 MHz vs 1,216 MHz More than 30% higher turbo clock speed
More render output processors 88 vs 64 24 more render output processors
Better cloud gate factor score 26.47 vs 22.51 Around 20% better cloud gate factor score

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTX 980 vs 1080 Ti

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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Lol waiiiit. The 980 can do better graphics then a 1080TI???? WHY DID I BOTHER UPGRADING XD
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