All the wait is likely to come in end in August 2018 with the release of upcoming Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180. Gamers have been waiting for the release of this new GPU from the last two years.
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 Launch Date
This leak has been confirmed by the video from Brainbean, in which a new gaming PC has been shown which is powered with GeForce 11-series graphics releasing this fall. A report from VideoCardz confirms that Nvidia has been sending out invites to media houses for an announcement at the Gamescom conference on August 21
So in this fall, we are likely to see GTX 1180, GTX 1170, GTX 1150 release, raising up the bar of graphics card against its arch-rival AMD.
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 Specifications
GeForce GTX 1180 will be powered by 3584 CUDA cores and have the base frequency of 1.6 GHz. Its turbo boost frequency will be 1.8 GHz. It will be supported by GDDR6 memory channel and will have 13 TFLOPs of FP32 compute performance. This graphics card is manufactured under 12 nm process and will be running at 200 watts.
Not many details have been revealed about this graphics card in regards to its performance but with the help of GDDR6 memory, one can utilize it for advanced GPU application, 4K video rendering, Virtual reality, and augmented applications and crypto-mining applications. GTX 1180 will support HDMI 2.1, but to utilize that effectively you are required to use new cables which can support 18 Gbps.
Nvidia GTX 1180 Price
The price of Nvidia GeForce GTX 1180 will be around $699, but we could expect its price rise to $749.
In comparison to Nvidia GTX 1180, its predecessor Nvidia GTX 1170 has 2688 CUDA cores, a 256-bit GDDR6 memory interface and 8 to 16 gigabytes of 12Gbps GDDR6 memory and GTX 1170 was manufactured under 16 Nm architecture having FP32 performance of 6.5 TFLOPS.
Nvidia GTX 1180 is supposedly to have much higher performance than the GTX 1170 and you should be able to play the latest 4K games with ease.