NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 in 4 Benchmarks.

Testing NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 in 4 benchmarks. The review of an analogue of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780  from the competing brand.

The manufacturer is NVIDIA. The date of release is 23 May 2013 (8 years ago). The clock speed of a graphics core is 863 MHz with a turbo-boost of 900 MHz. The capacity and base clock speed of the memory is  GDDR5 3 GB / 6008 MHz. The RAM Bandwidth is 384 Bit. TDP level is about 250 Watt. The process technology of the chip production is 28 nm. We have checked NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 and offer you to learn its testing in 4 benchmarks and compare it with other models. Performance analysis.

General Information

Here is the position of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 in the performance ranking – the less the metric is, the higher the place in the raking is – and useful information, such as the segment of usage, code name, starting sales price.

Place in performance rating: 177
Value for money (0-100): 68.78
Architecture: Kepler
Code name: GK110
Type: Desktop
Release date: 23 May 2013 (8 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP): $649
Price now: $68 (0.1x MSRP)
Value for money: 39.57
GPU code name: GK110
Market segment: Desktop

Technical Specifications

Technical specs of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 point to its performance in the game, mining and work apps. The higher the metric (except for process technology) is, the more effective and faster the GPU operates in any apps.

Pipelines: 2304
Core clock speed: 863 MHz
Boost Clock: 900 MHz
Transistor count: 7,080 million
Manufacturing process technology: 28 nm
Power consumption (TDP): 250 Watt
Texture fill rate: 160.5 billion/sec
Floating-point performance: 4,156 gflops
Maximum GPU temperature: 95 °C
CUDA cores: 2304
Pipelines / CUDA cores: 2304
Boost clock speed: 900 MHz
Number of transistors: 7,080 million
Thermal design power (TDP): 250 Watt

Dimensions and Compatibility

If you pick up the GPU to an already available body, the information may be useful as some models do not fit the standard E-ATX formfactors. Check which interface and connectors NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 has.

Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16
Length: 10.5" (26.7 cm)
Supplementary power connectors: One 8-pin and one 6-pin
Bus support: PCI Express 3.0
Height: 4.376" (11.1 cm)
Minimum recommended system power: 600 Watt

Graphics memory (technical specifications)

Here is the second important block of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 specs. The GPU memory uses for fast proceeding, storage and data calculation. The speed and efficiency of the GPU depend on the standard memory GDDR, its capacity, width and clock speed.

Memory type: GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount: 3 GB
Memory bus width: 384 Bit
Memory clock speed: 6008 MHz
Memory bandwidth: 288.4 GB/s

Port and Display Support

Let’s look at the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 ports and learn how many displays and which connectors it has to be used to connect.

Display Connectors: One Dual Link DVI-I, One Dual Link DVI-D, One HDMI, One DisplayPort
G-SYNC support: +
Multi monitor support: 4 displays
Maximum VGA resolution: 2048x1536
Audio input for HDMI: Internal


Technology, which NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 is equipped with, can be different from analogues of competitors because of completely different products. This feature does not influence the total performance ranking.

3D Vision: +
GPU Boost: +
Blu Ray 3D: +
3D Gaming: +
3D Vision Live: +
Adaptive VSync: +
PhysX: +

API support

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 supports DirectX, OpenGL, OpenCL and other standard complexes for developing 3D models. Learn their supported versions.

DirectX: 12 (11_0)
OpenGL: 4.3
Vulkan: 1.1.126
Shader Model: 5.1
OpenCL: 1.2

Mining hashrates

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Testing in Benchmarks

It is our favourite section, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Testing in Benchmarks. It is here where you learn which competitors and comparable GPUs by specs and performance are similar. The benchmark score shows how fast and effective the GPU operates with various calculations and graphics scenarios under high load and stress testing.

GPU Benchmark performance

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

3DMark Fire Strike is a benchmark of GPUs, which reflects a GPU's testing results under factory conditions without overclocking, making it the most realistic in contrast to the custom dimensions of performance.

Passmark GPU

It is professional testing of a GPU in the authoritative benchmark Passmark, which millions of users around the world trust. Only Passmark is able to give the complete picture of GPU performance in our rating, which you can see in this section.

Unigine Heaven 4.0

Heaven Benchmark 4.0 is an upgraded generation of benchmarks and the full load on all subsystems of a GPU. Heaven Benchmark uses a special algorithm for testing, defining the stability of a graphics processor and video memory in complex calculations. Also, a GPU's cooling system is checked, being another advantage of the benchmark.

Octane Render OctaneBench

OctaneRender by OctaneBench is a real benchmark impartial to testing. It reflects the performance of GPU in factory settings without overclocking. Look at the testing results to define the number of scores (if necessary, compare with competitors).