Custom GTX 1080 GPUs Available Now at Overclockers UK
Custom GTX 1080 GPUs are now available at Overclockers UK. The first to become available is the Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1 gaming. Comparing this with the reference design you get a lower cost, better design, more clock speed and better performance. The Gigabyte custom GTX 1080 GPUs are the first ones to hit the market and you can buy one from the Overclockers UK site.
The specifications for the Gigabyte Custom GTX 1080 GPUs is as follows:
- GV-N1080G1 GAMING-8GD
- Core Clock: 1721MHz
- Boost Clock: 1860MHz
- Memory: 8192MB 10000MHz GDDR5X
- Stream Processors: 2560
- SLI Ready
- VR Ready
- PhysX/CUDA Enabled
- 3 Years Warranty
This GPU will be aimed at high end gaming and VR as was the Nvidia GTX 1080, but we can expect better performance and much more value for money from Gigabytes side. The card is a bit cheaper than the reference card and has much better performance. The Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1 Gaming is available for 608.99 pounds.
With the MSI GTX 1080 humiliating the reference design and we expect nothing less from Gigabyte. After all Gigabyte is a major player in the market when it comes to GPUs. The Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1 Gaming will surely not disappoint.
If you are looking to have two of these in your system them you will need an HB SLI which will allow you to get all the performance out of your SLI GTX 1080 setup. This SLI bridge allows users to have a seamless experience over high resolutions which is better than the older generation of SLI. This generation of SLI bridges uses both the SLI connectors on the cards, allowing a seamless performance and the best possible experience.
Gigabyte is also working on an external GPU enclosure that will allow users to play high end, graphic intensive games on their laptops and portable devices. A prototype of the device was shown at Computex 2016.