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The Turing RTX 2080 Owners Thread

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by Kaapstad, Aug 21, 2018.

  1. Shaz12

    Gangster

    Joined: Apr 25, 2017

    Posts: 305

    GTX 970
     
  2. opethdisciple

    Capodecina

    Joined: May 18, 2010

    Posts: 20,024

    Location: London

    OK then. That's a warranted upgrade. I'm on a 1080...
     
  3. Sc00p007

    Hitman

    Joined: Feb 23, 2009

    Posts: 566

    more testing, and maybe the first thermal step down happens at 34? FTW3 bios.
     
  4. DarrenM343

    Soldato

    Joined: Oct 19, 2008

    Posts: 5,051

    1070 Ti.
     
  5. AthlonXP1800

    Mobster

    Joined: Sep 28, 2014

    Posts: 2,791

    Location: Scotland

    MSI GTX 1070 Gaming X
     
  6. Olly

    Hitman

    Joined: Jun 2, 2003

    Posts: 570

    Location: Milton Keynes

    1080 Strix. Went from 1080p to 3440x1440 so needed some umphf
     
  7. Kaapstad

    Man of Honour

    Joined: May 21, 2012

    Posts: 28,497

    Location: Dalek flagship

  8. Kaapstad

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    Location: Dalek flagship

  9. Kaapstad

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  10. Chargrilled

    Associate

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    Not logged in for a few weeks, so a bit delayed, but here's the Timespy run. This is with Afterburner putting +40 Mhz core and +125 Mhz memory (+50 doesn't actually increase the core clock more than +40 does and can cause an isolated crash in Timespy for some reason):
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  11. mysticsniper

    Sgarrista

    Joined: May 1, 2003

    Posts: 9,429

    An much needed upgrade from my old 980GTX which served me well.

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  12. Kaapstad

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    Welcome and on TROH.:)


    The Roll of Honour.


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    Date 18/12/2018, Make Gigabyte Gaming OC, mysticsniper, Link
    Date 28/11/2018, Make MSI Gaming X Trio, AthlonXP1800, Link
    Date 13/11/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, OCPete, Link
    Date 08/11/2018, Make Zotac Amp Edition, Chargrilled, Link
    Date 05/11/2018, Make MSI Duke, Gripen90, Link
    Date 22/10/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, Liamz51, Link
    Date 22/10/2018, Make Zotac Amp Edition, darudeuk, Link
    Date 21/10/2018, Make EVGA XC Ultra, ubersonic, Link
    Date 13/10/2018, Make MSI Ventus, BeefCambridge, Link
    Date 02/10/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, DarrenM343, Link
    Date 02/10/2018, Make EVGA XC Ultra, Graddfilen, Link
    Date 01/10/2018, Make MSI Gaming X Trio, razorpakk, Link
    Date 23/09/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, Rup, Link
    Date 21/09/2018, Make Asus Dual, fishtank, Link
    Date 22/09/2018, Make Zotac Amp Edition, M1keMK, Link
    Date 22/09/2018, Make MSI Gaming X Trio, Unrivaledx21, Link
    Date 21/09/2018, Make Asus Dual, MasterOC, Link
    Date 21/09/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, sillyeagle, Link
    Date 20/09/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, jjgreenwood, Link
    Date 20/09/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, Simon Belmont, Link
    Date 20/09/2018, Make NVidia Founders Edition, jrodga2k5, Link


    To get on the Roll of Honour all you have to do is post a pic with your user name on it of your RTX 2080.

     
  13. sillyeagle

    Associate

    Joined: Sep 21, 2018

    Posts: 30

    Location: The Stratosphere

    Have any of the three fan or three slot cards proven to be faster than the Founders Edition?

    I just took a quick look around and it seems the FE is still the fastest 2080 on the forum.
     
  14. Legend

    Soldato

    Joined: Dec 31, 2006

    Posts: 7,013


    When it comes raw performance numbers there isn't much to separate any of the cards by more than a few percent. The reason to choose a card will be one or more of the following: price, aesthetics, noise levels, desired temps (all are well within range though, case config dependent), and/or brand loyalty. There is no card that can be chosen because it performs significantly faster.

    The FE is a fine choice. Personally though, it's always on fan and awkwardness for cleaning put me off (getting to those fans is a nightmare, given how many screws they've put in the damn thing!). If watercooling, it's a fine choice, although I'd lean towards the cheaper EVGA Black Edition for that purpose.
     
  15. clubb699

    Hitman

    Joined: Oct 18, 2011

    Posts: 667

    Location: Near Brummie land

    Anyone using the 2080 black edition ? If so what fps are you getting on games at full ultra such as Bfv at 4k only any other top titles please feel free to say thanks.
     
  16. trawetSluaP

    Hitman

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    Posts: 536

    I've got my card set-up in my system now, will a picture of it installed with my name be OK?
     
  17. Kaapstad

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    Yes.:)
     
  18. End Creditz

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Apr 8, 2003

    Posts: 1,046

    Location: NFA

    So I've been lucky enough to get my hands on a Zotac 2080 (won it) blower card, not my choice of cooling which is where i'm headed with this. I'm assuming it'll be a reference board under the blower so what are my options regarding upgrading the cooling and as long as I'm careful will my warranty survive should I need to refit the original cooler at a later date? Is it possible to get hold of Nvidia's reference cooler as I much prefer the look of it and I would expect it to be a fair bit quieter than the blower at speed.
    Also this is an upgrade from an out of warranty Gigabyte 980oc G1 Windforce so I'm used to a lot less noise than I'm expecting form the new card. Just waiting on my DisplayPort cable to arrive today before I try it out for the first time.


    Edit: Well as long as I don't mind temps in the low 60's and keep the card spinning at 50% or below the noise isn't an issue for now. If I want more than 50% fan speed it's ridiculously noisy. Definitely wants a cooling upgrade by Summer. Otherwise completely underwhelmed by the performance due to lack of games that really benefit from any of it's features.
     
    Last edited: Jan 5, 2019
  19. Boomstick777

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    Location: UK.

    Oops

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  20. Kaapstad

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    Which SKU have you got there please?