N680GTX Lightning

Core/Memory 

1110 MHz Core (Boost Clock:1176MHz)
2048MB GDDR5 6008MHz Memory
 


Video Output Function

Dual-link DVI-I x 1
Dual-link DVI-D x 1
DisplayPort x 1 (version 1.2)
HDMI x 1 (version 1.4a)

 

 

 Key Features

  • Unlocked Digital Power
    - Unlocked BIOS: One click to unlock all protections for extreme overclocking
    - Digital PWM Controller: More stable and precise voltage by digital signal
    - Enhanced Power Design: 2X Power output for maximum OC potential
  • GPU Reactor
    - An add-on device on the back of GTX 680 Lightning (Behind GPU) for the overclocking stability
    - Provide 200% higher power capacity and eliminate power noise (ripple)
  • Xtreme Thermal
    - Dust Removal technology on Twin Frozr IV keeps dust out for the best thermal condition
    - Dual Form-in-one Heatsinks provide better heat dissipation and strengthen the structure
  • Military Class III Components
    - Meet MIL-STD-810G standard to ensure the best stability and quality.
    - Adopt CopperMOS, Hi-c CAP, Golden SSC, and Dark Solid CAP


Video Output Function

  • Dual-link DVI-I x 1
  • Dual-link DVI-D x 1
  • DisplayPort x 1 (version 1.2)
  • HDMI x 1 (version 1.4a)

 
Bundle MSI developed driver and utilities

  • MSI Live Update Series(Live Graphics Card BIOS & Live Graphics Card Driver)
    Automatically online download & update Graphics Card BIOS & Drivers, reduce the risk of getting the wrong files, and never have the trouble on web site searching.
  • MSI Graphics Card Driver
  • MSI StarOSD
    StarOSD can monitor system information, adjust monitor figuration, and overclock system.
  • MSI Dual Core Center
  • MSI Live
    MSI Live including all real time life information you need, such as Live MSI Product News, Live Daily Information, Live Personal Schedule Manager, Live Search and more.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Microsoft® DirectX
  • Norton Internet Security™ 2008  60 days Trial
    -Blocks online identity theft by phishing Web sites
    -Detects and eliminates spyware
    -Removes viruses and Internet worms automatically
    -Protects against hackers

Product Accessories
 
 

 

   
MSI Reminds You...
• The accessories will probably be different according to the different selling areas of product models. For details of accessories, please refer to the descriptions on the product package.

 

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

 

Gold
2013-04
Italy
“The GTX 680 Lightning is a graphics card at the moment is perfect for every situation. it is able to guarantee the fun in all aspects of both if you're a hardcore gamers and if you are a professional overclockers. the professional engineering MSI will gi...
8795
EDITOR'S CHIOCE
2013-02
Indonesia
It is very difficult to determine which graphics card will be crowned the best in the whole year 2012 ago. Overclocked edition graphics cards from MSI, the GTX 680 Lightning was eventually elected as superior in some respects As an extreme class graphic...
9336
Dream Machine Award
2013-01
South Africa
" The best GTX 680 we’ve tested thus far. May not be the fastest out the box, but certainly very easy to make it such.”
8720
Editor's Choice Award
2013-01
United States
“As stated in the main body, the GTX680 Lightning is the quintessential GTX680. No other vendor can claim to have produced such a prolific card for this particular GPU from NVIDIA. It’s not the first time MSI makes such a product and it won’t be the last,...
8722
The Best Graphics card
2013-01
UAE
8719
Product of the Year 2012
2013-01
Ukraine
“Tuned version of GeForce GTX 680 has nothing in common with the reference model. Hand picked chips GK104. powerfull VRM. the module GPU Reactor and efficient cooling system TF IV. No wonder that Lightnings from MSI now shine in the tops of overclocker ra...
8717
Good Deal
2012-12
Sweden
8694
Gold Award
2012-12
UK
8703
Very Good
2012-10
Netherlands
8670
5 stars Award
2012-10
France
8635
Approved
2012-09
France
8634
Gold award
2012-09
Netherlands
8612
5 Satrs Award
2012-08
France
8556
Gold award
2012-08
Netherlands
8541
Ultimate Innovation
2012-08
United States
8532
Editor's Choice
2012-08
Ukraine
8469
CHIP TIP HOT
2012-08
Indonesia
8569
Gold Award
2012-08
Denmark
8570
O/C Champion Award
2012-07
Singapore
8460
High Performance
2012-07
Ukraine
8462
PLATINUM AWARD
2012-07
Spain
8468
Silver Tachometer Award
2012-07
United States
8591
Approved Award
2012-07
United States
8592
Gold Award
2012-07
United States
8593
Dam Good Award
2012-07
Canada
8594
Editor's Choice
2012-07
UK
8595
Editors choice
2012-06
Ukraine
8441
Editors Choice Award
2012-06
Australia
8442
  • Graphics Processing Unit
    GeForce GTX 680
  • Interface
    PCI Express x16 3.0
  • Core Clock Speed (MHz)
    1110 (Boost Clock: 1176)
  • Memory Size (MB)
    2048
  • Memory Type
    GDDR5
  • Memory Interface
    256 bits
  • Memory Clock Speed (MHz)
    6008 (3004x2)
  • DVI Connectors
    2 (Dual-link DVI-I x 1, Dual-link DVI-D x 1)
  • HDMI Connectors
    1 (version 1.4a)
  • DisplayPort
    1 (version 1.2)
  • HDCP Support
    Y
  • RAMDAC speed (MHz)
    400
  • DirectX Version Support
    11.1 API (feature level 11_0)
  • OpenGL Version Support
    4.2
  • Card Dimension(mm)
    280x129x49.15 mm(w/ GPU Reactor)
  • Card Weight
    1065g

 

The Specification may change without notice. The actual products sold are different from areas. Please check the detailed Specification with your local dealers.

 

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