The NVIDIA Titan X is the fastest graphics card available based on the Maxwell architecture and is geared towards enthusiast gamers. The Superclocked version by EVGA offers improved performance. The Titan X supports DVI, HDMI and has three DisplayPort inputs.
Pro 12 gigabytes of memory
The GTX Titan X has a whopping 12 gigabytes of GDDR5 video memory, which is the most memory placed on a single videocard. Compared to its high-end competitors, this is a 50% improvement. More memory means the videocard can load more assets quickly, and overall improves experience in memory-heavy games.
Pro Overclocks well
The Titan X chip overclocks well, which can result in significant performance increases up to 15%. Overclocking means you're increasing the initial clock speeds of the graphical chip (and the memory), to make the card even more powerful.
Pro Great idle temperature
Measured in a room temperature of 21° Celsius, the temperature of the Titan X chip remains stable at 30 degrees Celsius. For comparison: that's a whopping 10 degrees less than the Radeon R9 290X. Lower temperatures increase life expectancy.
Con Extremely expensive
The Titan X series may be powerful, but they're also extremely expensive. With the GTX 1080 on its way with a suggested price of $620, there's little reason to purchase the Titan X.
Con High load temperature
Unfortunately, temperature is on the higher side during full load (such as a benchmark or an intensive game). With temperatures over 83° Celsius (in a room temperature of 21°C), the Titan X is among the hotter cards on the market. Throttling may occur when the temperature is too high, causing the card to lower its clockspeed in order to stay cool.
Con Newer GTX 1080 outperforms the Titan X
NVIDIA has recently introduced its GTX 1080 graphics card, which is positioned for the high-end market. The next generation chip based on Pascal architecture outperforms the Titan X - in some cases by over 30% - and is even faster than the Superclocked EVGA version. The GTX 1080 is also cooler, is three times as energy efficient and offers new features such as even better support for DirectX 12.