Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180: Next-Gen GPU May Be Coming Next Month
As the next generation gaming GPU in the series, people expect the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 to bring massive improvements to the gaming experience. Two years after the release of the current generation in the lineup, it seems that avid gamers will finally be able to get their hands on the innovative graphics processor.
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 release
Reports say that the company will launch the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 on August 21, according to Money Control. This new GPU card will be part of a set of releases that will introduce the latest generation of graphics processors.
The GeForce GTX 1180 is revolutionary in the sense that it can handle stunning gameplay at 4K resolution with a refresh rate of 144Hz. With current hardware options, gamers need a 1080 display to get that same frame rate.
Only little is known about the GPU card at this point. However, rumors say that it could 3,584 CUDA cores, 16GB of GDDR6 memory and a clock speed that ranges from 1.6GHz to 1.8 GHz.
The release of the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 comes as a lot of devices are being introduced into the market with new GPUs. Lenovo, for example, just released two devices that run on the GTX 1050Ti GPUs.
GeForce GTX 1180 price, specs, and features
The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 is said to be more powerful than the Nvidia Titan XP. The latter holds the distinction of being the most powerful graphics card that the company has released as of yet. If the next release manages to outperform the Titan XP, it would present a magnificent gaming experience indeed.
The pricing of the upcoming GPU card is a bit more difficult to predict. Experts say that it may range around $699 to $749.
What improvements do you think will end up in gaming laptops and devices once the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 gets integrated to upcoming products? Let us know about your theories by posting entries in the comments section.