The results of the GeForce GTX 780 Ti AMP! Edition are colored Zotac’s traditional orange in the diagrams. The color of the other two GeForce series cards is green. The AMD-based solutions are indicated in red. The graphics cards are listed in the order of descending retail price. Now let’s see how fast the original card from Zotac is.
The Zotac GeForce GTX 780 Ti AMP! Edition is expectedly first in the 3DMark rankings, enjoying a 7-10% advantage over the reference GTX 780 Ti. The overclocked GTX 780 from EVGA beats the Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Ti. But working at the standard GTX 780 clock rates, the EVGA falls behind AMD's Radeon R9 290X and R9 290.
Unigine Valley Bench
The pre-overclocked Zotac enjoys the same advantage over the reference GTX 780 Ti as in the previous test. With antialiasing enabled, the overclocked EVGA is very close to the Zotac and easily beats both AMD-based cards.
Total War: SHOGUN 2 – Fall of the Samurai
The Zotac is 5 to 7% ahead of the reference GTX 780 Ti in this game and outpaces the AMD Radeon R9 290X even more. The overclocked GTX 780 from EVGA is second.
Sniper Elite V2 Benchmark
The original card from Zotac looks even more impressive here:
As opposed to the previous tests, the overclocked GeForce GTX 780 cannot beat the standard GeForce GTX 780 Ti.
The AMD-based cards are fast in this game when antialiasing is disabled:
The Nvidia-based solutions are superior at the higher-quality settings, which are used more often with such top-class graphics cards. The Zotac has a smaller advantage over the reference GTX 780 Ti than in the previous tests.