MSI GeForce RTX 2080 Ti GAMING X TRIO Review


MSI is well known for their gaming series graphics cards which combines great cooler with custom PCB, last time with 10-series MSI introduced its new triple fan cooler which gives much better cooling performance than previous dual fan coolers. Now with new RTX 20-series, MSI has their GAMING X TRIO improved and upgraded to handle new big GPU chips. The RTX 2080 Ti GAMING X TRIO is the flagship of the GAMING X series, and packed everything MSI has to offer, TRI-FROZR cooling, RGB LED lighting and factory overclock GPU boost clock. So how it stacked up to the competition? Let’s find out.


  • Boost Clock / Memory Speed
    1755 MHz / 14 Gbps
  • 11GB GDDR6
TORX FAN 3.0: Supremely silent
  • Dispersion fan blade: Steeper curved blade accelerating the airflow.
  • Traditional fan blade: Provides steady airflow to massive heat sink below.
  • Double ball bearing: Strong and lasting core for years of smooth gaming.
TRI-FROZR Thermal Design
  • Using three of the award-winning TORX Fans 3.0 with Double Ball Bearings.
  • Using groundbreaking aerodynamic techniques, the heatsink is optimized for efficient heat dissipation.
RGB Mystic Light
  • Customize colors and LED effects with exclusive MSI software and synchronize the look & feel with other components.
Afterburner Overclocking Utility
  • Wireless control through Android/iOS devices.
  • Predator: In-game video recording.
  • Kombustor: DirectX12 benchmark.
  • Supports multi-GPU setups.
Dragon Center
  • 1 click to optimize all you need for smooth gaming.