After a lot hearsay and hypothesis, Nvidia has lastly introduced the GeForce GTX 1080Ti video card on the Sport Builders Convention 2017 (GDC 2017). It would retail for $699 (round Rs. 46,700) from March 10 worldwide. Remember the fact that the worth for the GPU in India shall be loads larger than a direct greenback conversion attributable to taxes, customs, and different surcharges.
“It’s time for one thing new, one thing that’s 35 % quicker than a GTX 1080, one thing that’s quicker than Titan X Let’s name it the last word GeForce,” stated Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang throughout the 1080Ti’s unveiling at GDC.
The GeForce GTX 1080Ti has 12 billion transistors and 3584 CUDA cores and an enormous of 11GB of GDDR5X video RAM working at 11Gbps.
With the GeForce GTX 1070 and 1080 beforehand headlining the corporate’s consumer-grade video playing cards and with competitor AMD but to carry the lid on its a lot anticipated Vega line of GPUs, you’d suppose that Nvidia would merely relaxation on its laurels. This isn’t the case.
“12 months after 12 months after 12 months video video games are getting increasingly more stunning, so we’re introducing the next-generation high-end so that you’re able to take pleasure in next-generation video games,” Huang stated. “Popping out of the field, the inventory out of the field 1080 Ti is 35 % quicker than a 1080, quicker than a Titan X.”
We’d take the worldwide launch to incorporate India with a pinch of salt contemplating its excessive value level. Nonetheless, we have reached out to Nvidia India for remark and can replace this put up if we hear from the corporate. In the meantime, pre-orders for the GeForce GTX 1080Ti start from March 2 at 8am PST (9:30pm IST) on Nvidia’s website.