Best GPU for Mini-ITX PC build 2024

Building a Mini-ITX PC is a fantastic way of saving desk space and encouraging portability without sacrificing performance, thanks to a range of graphics cards squeezing into smaller form factors. We've rounded up the best GPUs for a Mini-ITX PC build and some alternatives to suit your budget.

Choosing the best GPU for Mini-ITX PC builds

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Shrinking your case size doesn't mean compromising performance, which is fantastic news for anyone looking to save a little desk space with their new Mini-ITX PC build. Enjoy the latest best ray-tracing games with NVIDIA's RTX 30 series or AMD's RX 6000 graphics cards, or save a bit of cash and stick to 1080p gaming with a budget pick like the formidable MSI GTX 1660 Super Aero ITX.

Whatever you choose, be sure to check the specifications on your case to ensure the GPU will fit comfortably. Some of the best Mini-ITX cases like the HYTE Revolt 3 and NZXT's H1 V2 have enough space for most graphics cards, but aiming for such a compact form factor means double-checking the manual before purchasing a high-end GPU. Once you've made your choice, you can complete your tiny powerhouse Mini-ITX build.

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