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The GeForce GTX 1080. 9 Teraflops. 8GB GDDRX5 $699 Founders edition. $599 MSRP. Available May 27th

Nvidia has just dropped a bombshell.

Its much anticipated flagship video card is set to cost $599.

The GeForce GTX 1080 with 8GB of RAM will cost $699, while the Founders Edition is priced at a very affordable $599 both will be available May 27th.

The new pricing scheme is a much welcomed addition in a world of $1,000 video cards.

For half of the price of the Titan X The GTX 1070 is said to be faster.