Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti Release Date, Update: CES 2017 Announcement and Graphics Card Availability in Q2 2017 [RUMOR]By Anita Valencia, UniversityHerald Reporter
Reports claim that Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti will be unveiled during Consumer Electronics Show 2017 in Las Vegas in January.
It is also reported that the keynote will be addressed by CEO Jen-Hsun Huang himself. Nvidia does not confirm this but it is highly likely to reveal big news during the most-anticipated tech event. Previously, a clip officially released by the company suggests the list of topics that Jen Hsun will be addressing, including automated cards, Artificial Inteligence, VR and games.
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
Previous reports suggests that GTX 1080 Ti will be a Pascal-based chip that features 3328 CUDA cores, 1503 MHz base clock, boost clock 1,623 MHz and 12 GB VRAM. The speculation of its cost hints at a price range from $630 to $1,200 as both are the pricepoint for GTX 1080 and Titan X. according to PCGamesn, GTX 1080 Ti will make a solid option for 4K gaming category. It has a huge potential to compete with the previous series namely GTX 1080 and GTX 1070
The Ti is slightly higher than GTX 1080 with 2,560 CUDA cores and 1,606 MHz of base clock. Hence, it will not be a surprise if Nvidia tags the graphics card with $800 pricepoint. However, it would make Nvidia's card the most expensive single GPU.
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti release date
GTX 1080 Ti is speculated to get a release date during CES 2017. It is safe to say that once the launch is confirmed, the powerful card should be available in the market in the second quarter of 2017.
There has no official update from Nvidia about the pricing and specification. Stay tuned for further announcement!
The video below explains how powerful the GTX 1080 Ti could be