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NVIDIA’S latest powerful graphics card has finally arrived, sparking a mad scramble for stock.
The Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti went on sale today and is available at a handful of US and UK retailers.
Nvidia’s new flagship graphics card launched on June 3
What is the Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti?
The RTX 3080 Ti is the new flagship graphics card from American tech behemoth Nvidia.
It’s said to be the fastest and most powerful GPU crafted by the company yet.
Gamers can load it into their custom-built PCs to boost the performance of video games and other heavy-duty tasks.
According to Nvidia: “If you desire ultra performance in gaming, ray-traced workloads, rendering, and GPU-accelerated applications, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti is the graphics card for you.
The RTX 3080 Ti is said to be Nvidia’s fastest and most powerful GPU yetCredit: Nvidia
“In rasterized and ray-traced games, performance is 1.5X faster, and when you’re rendering in Blender, V-Ray and other applications, performance is up to 2X faster than last gen.
“Whatever your workload, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti delivers ultimate performance.”
When is the Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti out and how much does it cost?
The graphics card went on sale around the world on June 3, 2021.
It hit shelves on the dot at 2pm BST / 9am ET.
The GPU’s retail price is set at $1,199 / £1,049, but is likely to cost more at some retailers.
Demand is expected to be high, and there are concerns that consumers will struggle to get hold of one on launch day.
The GPU’s retail price is set at $1,199 / £1,049Credit: Nvidia
Where to buy the Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti
- Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti for £1,049 at Nvidia – Buy now
- Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti for £1,049 at CCL – Buy now
- Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti for £1,049 at Currys PC World – Buy now
- Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti for £1,049 at Scan – Buy now
- Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti for $1,199 at Nvidia – Buy now
- Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti for $1,199 at Best Buy – Buy Now
- Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti for $1,199 at Amazon – Buy now
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