Gigabyte Technology has announced the next generation of the GeForce RTX 3080 graphics accelerator: Devices with 12 GB of RAM are equipped with an improved cooling system.
The graphics cards are based on the GA102-220 chip with Ampere architecture. The configuration includes 8960 CUDA cores, 70 RT cores and 280 Tensor cores. The equipment includes 12 GB GDDR6X memory with 384-bit bus. The memory bandwidth reaches 912 GB / s.
The Aorus GeForce RTX 3080 Master 12G model has been added to the Gigabyte graphics card family. She received a cooler with three fans, equipped with an impeller with an improved design. Alternate spinning technology has been implemented: the central fan rotates in the opposite direction to the two on the side. This makes it possible to optimize the distribution of the air flows and reduce the negative influence of turbulence. Including proprietary RGB Fusion 2.0 multi-color backlight.
In addition, the Aorus GeForce RTX 3080 Xtreme Waterforce WB 12G accelerator, which is equipped with a liquid cooling system, was announced. This version is equipped with a leak detection function.
The GeForce RTX 3080 Gaming OC 12G and GeForce RTX 3080 Eagle 12G accelerators, which are equipped with a proprietary Gigabyte WindForce 3X cooling system, will also be presented. The cooler contains three fans with alternate spinning technology, composite heat pipes and a large copper base. Equipped with RGB Fusion 2.0 backlight.