GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition
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FPS System Benchmark
90 FPS
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GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-400-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
169 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
84 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2048
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Release Price
$579.99
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120x3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1216 MHz
Boost Clock
1317 MHz
Power
Max Power
165 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
2x 8-pin
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Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
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GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's high-end GeForce GTX 980 4GB created by MSI. It features a new Cooling Solution and overclocking out of the box. Read below to know more.


Overclock Out of The Box
The Central Unit now runs at 1216MHz, instead of 1126MHz. Boost Clock is now of 1317MHz, instead of 1216MHz. Memory Clock was left untouched.


Cooling Solution
The reference NVIDIA Single-Fan Cooling System has been replaced by MSI's Twin Frozr V Dual Fan Cooling Solution. This means the card runs cooler under load.


Power Consumption
According to MSI, the rated board TDP is now higher and of 178W. A 500W PSU with at least 2 8-pin available recommended is required.


Release Price
GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition was released for $579.99. $30 more than the reference Graphics Card. .


Performance
At 3K, Benchmarks indicate a 9% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 980 4GB. Therefore, GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition is significantly faster than Dual GeForce GTX 690.


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maayan123's Rig
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will my cpu bottleneck this gpu?

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Its will do just fine…. i mean… not like i7 or better i5 but you will get only few fps less so dont worry.

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Thank you! :)

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Sure… Anytime.

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Can my PSU handle this card? - http://www.inter-tech.de/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=128%3Asl-700&catid=49%3Aatx-netzteile&Itemid=166&lang=en

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I tried overclocking this card and got up to 1505Mhz… But then my system froze when it got to 1529Mhz :(

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You poor poor thing. XD

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its advertised as being 14cm wide is that true even with the heat pipes? Just want to know as is going to be close with my case. only width though not length.

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Can't wait to Sli this bad boy ill get another this December x

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Next month this card will finally be mine! Oh, how I look forward to it, I've never owned a high-end card before.

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I know how you feel, i got mine yesterday. Its GLORIOUS!!

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Guys what max I can overclock this baby I have I actually hit alread 1590+ with 59 to 62c

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Damn, i want this card.

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Graphics Card Added on 20/09/2014. Rank and Specifications Final!

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oh is my GTX770 really that much worse? O.o interesting how much tech advanced…

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