The GeForce GTX 780 takes a brisk start, beating the GeForce GTX 680 by as much as 30-35% in 3DMark (2013). It is a mere 3-4% behind the Titan but overtakes the latter by 3-5% when overclocked. That’s a promising beginning, really.
Unigine Valley Bench
The GeForce GTX 780 feels at ease in this benchmark, too. It is 6.5 to 10% behind the Titan and 27 to 43% ahead of the GeForce GTX 680. When overclocked, it easily becomes the fastest graphics card of this test.
Metro 2033: The Last Refuge
The GeForce GTX 780 is an impressive 46-53% ahead of the previous single-GPU flagship from Nvidia in this game, which is actually the largest advantage it will enjoy in this test session. It is also 6.1 to 8.5% behind the Titan. Do you keep in mind the difference in price between them? Overclocking makes the GeForce GTX 780 even faster than the Titan!
We can also note that the AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition looks very good in Metro 2033: The Last Refuge.
Total War: Shogun 2 – Fall of the Samurai
The gap between the GeForce GTX 780 and the GTX 680 is smaller than in the previous test, yet still amounts to 23.3 - 37.9%. The new card is only 10% slower than the Titan but overtakes the latter by 2.6 – 6.8% when overclocked.