NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1180 Sampling Slated On June 15, July Release Confirmed?
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1180 GPU has been anticipated by a lot of company’s fans. This upcoming Turing-based architecture will allegedly start sampling on the June 15. The on-shelf obtainability of Founder’s Edition models will be in July and custom-built variations from NVIDIA’s AIB partners will become available in August or September.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1180 Sampling and Release Date Schedule
According to Wccftech, the sources in the upstream supply chain revealed that the NVIDIA’s add-in-board partners were already informed about the plans to introduce its next-generation GeForce GPUs. These are reportedly intended for gamers this summer for the desktop and for notebooks during fall.
It was also mentioned that the company will start sampling its partners with the GPUs and GDDR6 memory starting on June 15. The first Turing based 11 series graphics card, GeForce GTX 1180 is set to be unveiled in July. Meanwhile, its sibling NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1170 will debut around the same time frame and is believed to become offered on market shelves a couple of weeks after its big brother’s availability.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1180 Rumored Specs
When it comes to possible specs and features, Hot Hardware stated in its article that the previous unverified leaks about the GT104 Turing GPU which was used in the GeForce GTX 1180 will be built utilizing a 12nm process. Aside from that, it will also flaunt 3,584 CUDA cores.
This upcoming GPU is rumored to be equipped with 8GB or 16GB of 256-bit GDDR6 memory which will offer speeds ranging from 12Gbps to 14Gbps. It will have a base core clock of 1.6GHz and a boost frequency of 1.8GHz. As far as the overall performance is concerned, many are anticipating at around 13 TFLOPs of FP32 compute performance. This is a bit powerful compared to the 12.1 TFLOPs of the existing “top dog” Titan XP.
Currently, these are known details about the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1180. What can you say about this GPUs possible specs? Please share your thoughts with us in the comment section.