ASUS ROG Strix GeForce® GTX 1080 outshines the competition - DirectCU III with Patented Wing-Blade Fans delivers 30% cooler and 3X quieter performance. - ASUS FanConnect features 4-pin GPU-controlled headers connected to system fans for optimal thermal performance. - Industry Only Auto-Extreme Technology with Super Alloy Power II delivers premium quality and best reliability. - Aura RGB Lighting to express personalized gaming style. - VR-friendly HDMI ports for immersive virtual reality experiences. - GPU Tweak II with Xsplit Gamecaster provides intuitive performance tweaking and lets you stream your gameplay instantly. - NVIDIA ANSEL for a revolutionary new way to capture in-game screenshots. - NVIDIA GameWorks™ provides an interactive and cinematic experience, as well as incredibly smooth gameplay.
OUTSHINE THE COMPETITION ROG Strix GeForce® GTX 1080 gaming graphics cards are packed with exclusive ASUS technologies, including DirectCU III Technology with Patented Wing-Blade Fans for 30% cooler and 3X quieter performance, and Industry-only Auto-Extreme Technology for premium quality and the best reliability. Aura RGB Lighting enables a gaming system personalization and VR-friendly HDMI ports let gamers easily enjoy immersive virtual reality experiences. ROG Strix GeForce® GTX 1080 also has GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster that provides intuitive performance tweaking and instant gameplay streaming.
DirectCU III Technology with Direct-GPU Contact Heatpipes 30% Cooler and 3X Quieter Performance Exclusive DirectCU III cooling technology features direct-GPU contact heatpipes that transports more heat away from the GPU and outperform reference designs, achieving up to 30% cooler gaming performance.
Patented Triple Wing-Blade 0dB Fans Max Air Flow with 105% More Air Pressure DirectCU III features triple 0dB fans engineered with a patented wing-blade design that delivers maximum air flow and improved 105% static pressure over the heat sink, while operating at 3X quieter volumes than reference cards. The 0dB fans also let you enjoy games in complete silence and make DirectCU III the coolest and quietest graphics card in the market.
ASUS FanConnect Targeted Supplemental Cooling When gaming, GPU temperatures are often higher than CPU temps. However, chassis fans usually reference CPU temperatures only, which results in inefficient cooling of the system. For optimal thermal performance, ROG Strix graphics cards feature two 4-pin GPU-controlled headers that can be connected to system fans for targeted cooling.
Auto-Extreme Technology Industry-only 100% Automated Production Process All ASUS graphics cards are now produced using Auto-Extreme Technology, an industry-exclusive, 100% automated production process that incorporates premium materials to set a new standard of quality. Auto-Extreme Technology ensures consistent graphics card quality as well as improved performance and longevity. This new manufacturing process is also environmentally friendly, eliminating harsh chemicals and reducing power consumption by 50%.
8+2 Phase Super Alloy Power II Enhanced Durability and Efficiency ASUS engineers have integrated premium alloy components into their graphics card designs to reinforce overall reliability. Super Alloy Power II components greatly enhance efficiency, reduce power loss and achieve thermal levels that are approximately 50% cooler than previous designs.
Enjoy the Flawless and Complete Gameplay The Best Combo for Ultra-smooth Gaming NVIDIA G-SYNC™ synchronizes the ROG Swift gaming monitor's refresh rate to the GPU in your GeForce® GTX-powered PC, eliminating screen tearing and minimizing display stutter and input lag. With ROG Strix gaming graphics cards and ROG Swift gaming monitors, scenes appear instantly, objects look sharper, and gameplay is super smooth, giving you a stunning visual experience and a serious competitive edge.
GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster Tweak Till Your Heart's Content Redesigned with an intuitive, all-new UI, GPU Tweak II makes overclocking easier and more visual than ever, while still retaining advanced options for seasoned overclockers. With one click, the new Gaming Booster function maximizes system performance by removing redundant processes and allocating all available resources automatically.