NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti specs and pricing revealed

The card has a thermal design power (TDP) of 180W, which represents the amount of power the cooling system in a computer is required to dissipate. It competes directly with AMD's recently-launched Radeon RX Vega 56. And you can pre-order it here from Amazon for $449.

As you can see from the numbers, the 1070 Ti performs nearly double as compared to the previous generation GTX 970 and this is using DX12.

As you'd expect, the Pascal-based GTX 1070 Ti offers a step up over the GTX 1070, but it isn't as powerful as the flagship GTX 1080.

The $450 GTX 1070 Ti, which launches November 2, uses the same "GP104" GPU as the GeForce cards it sits between, but it's a far less cut-down version than the chip in the namesake GTX 1070. Nvidia has also partnered with Asus, Gigabyte, MSI, Zotac, Palit, Galax, PNY and Inno3D to launch the new graphic card.

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The real dilemma is whether or not it's worth springing for the 1070 Ti, at least those models that cling to the stock specifications.

"Gamers who want to be first can reserve the NVIDIA Founder's Edition version by visiting the NVIDIA store in participating countries starting today". Things have quieted down due to increasing mining difficulty, which has offset the record high valuation of Bitcoin. Likewise, the base clock speed sits at 1607MHz as opposed to 1070's 1506Mhz base speed.

There have been a lot of titles and really interesting ones out this year and maybe more coming in this holidays Through Destiny 2, Shadows of War, Star Wars Battlefront II to Ghost Recon and PUBG. GTX 1070 Ti also supports GPU Boost 3.0. That memory runs at 8Gbps, for a total bandwidth of 256 GB/s.

"The GeForce GTX 1070 Ti is created to handle the graphical demands of DirectX 12, HDR, immersive VR and scream through games like Destiny 2, Shadows of War, Star Wars Battlefront II and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds".