MSI makes some of the best-looking graphics cards available, and the new GTX 1080 Gaming X+ 8G is no exception.
From the front, it looks great with its Twin Frozr VI cooler - that red/black style never bores me.
The back plate is nearly the same as the GTX 1080 Gaming X 8G, but we have 'Gaming Plus' on this card.
MSI provides 3 x DP 1.4, 1 x HDMI 2.0, and 1 x DVI on the GTX 1080 Gaming X+ 8G.
As you can see from the bottom, the Close Quarters cooling is doing its job here - and we have a slick 2-slot design.
From the top, we have the MSI logo to the left, the heat pipes exposed at the top (be careful not to touch them under load!) and the 6+8-pin PCIe power connections.
We can also see the PWM heat sink from here, while the edge of the heat sink peeps out as well.
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- Page 1 [Introduction & Tech Specs]
- Page 2 [Cooler Tech]
- Page 3 [Detailed Look]
- Page 4 [Test System Specs & Benchmark Details]
- Page 5 [Benchmarks - Synthetic]
- Page 6 [Benchmarks - 1080p]
- Page 7 [Benchmarks - 1440p]
- Page 8 [Benchmarks - 4K]
- Page 9 [Benchmarks - 3440x1440]
- Page 10 [Benchmarks - DX12]
- Page 11 [Performance Analysis & Final Thoughts]
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