Given that most retailers are selling the Vega 64 GPU for - and I'm not kidding - $850 or more, a GTX 1080 for $720 is a nice deal indeed.
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Just a moment, NVIDIA fans! If you took some weird joy out of AMD's recent RX 480 driver issues, well, it's time for some self-flagellation. Reportedly, the company's latest software is causing audible crackling and stuttering issues on its GeForce 10 series of chips.
With the GeForce GTX 980 celebrating its second birthday soon, in the world of GPUs that puts it squarely over the hill. To further confirm that notion, we have its successor: the new GeForce GTX 1080 offers 60% more performance at what should eventually be a $US50 ($68) price premium.
Recently NVIDIA took the wraps off of its Pascal-powered GTX 1080, which is kicking butt in both benchmarks and wallet destruction. Now it's time to look deeper at the actual hardware -- and I'm not talking about the GPU. We can do better than that.