ASUS unveils Strix GeForce GTX 1080
All-new VR-ready gaming graphics card offers ultra-fast gaming performance
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has announced Strix GeForce GTX 1080, an all-new VR-ready gaming graphics card with ultra-fast gaming performance, advanced cooling and reliability, and personalised styling.
Powered by the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics processing unit (GPU), clocked at 1936MHz in OC mode, ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1080 delivers up to 6.5% faster performance in 3DMark Fire Strike Extreme and 7.4% faster gaming performance in Hitman.
The GeForce GTX 1080 is packed with exclusive ASUS technologies, including DirectCU III with a patented triple wing-blade 0dB fan designed to deliver maximum airflow for 30% cooler and three-times quieter performance, and ASUS FanConnect, which features GPU-controlled fan headers for targeted supplemental cooling. In addition, the GPU has auto-extreme technology with super alloy power II components, which ensure premium quality and reliability.
ASUS said ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1080 enables complete gaming system personalisation with Aura RGB lighting. A VR-friendly design with two HDMI ports lets gamers always keep a virtual reality (VR) device connected to their system for immersive gaming anytime, the company stated. It also includes GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster for intuitive performance tweaking and instant gameplay streaming.