NVIDIA has this week announced the imminent launch of two new video cards to its ever expanding range in the form of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 which will become the new flagship card priced at $699 and the GeForce GTX 1070 priced at $449 directly from NVIDIA next month.
The GTX 1080 is expected to have a retail price from other suppliers at around $600 and provides a more cost-effective solution when compared to the Titan X which retails at around $1000. The GTX 1080 will be available to purchase later this month from May 27th onwards.
Specifications of the GTX 1080 include a Pascal GPU Architecture together with 8 GB GDDR5X, Memory Type- Speed: 10 gbps and Boost clock: 1.4x (relative) and 1733 MHz (actual).
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