GeForce GTX 960 MSI Gaming 2GB Edition
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FPS System Benchmark
69 FPS
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GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM206-300-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
64
Texture Rate
80 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
40 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1024
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120x3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
112.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
0
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1190 MHz
Boost Clock
1253 MHz
Power
Max Power
120 Watts
PSU
400 Watt & 29 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
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Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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GeForce GTX 960 MSI Gaming 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 960 MSI Gaming 2GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's Performance GeForce GTX 960 2GB, created by MSI.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 1190MHz, instead of 1127MHz and goes up to 1253MHz, in Turbo Mode.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock and the Frame Buffer remain the same.


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The reference NVIDIA Single-Fan Cooling System has been replaced by MSI's Dual Fan Twin Frozr V Cooling Solution.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


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 3% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 960 2GB.


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AlanXZS's Rig
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Is it worth to upgrade to this gpu and can my psu handle it?

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MercuriumNL's Rig
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Can I handle it with a Corsair Builder CX430 and an Fx6300?

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assassin102's Rig
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I would try going for at least 500W.

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RodrigoTera's Rig
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Would a PSU Corsair vs450 handle this card plus a Fx6300 and 3x120mm fans ? Would I have any room for overclocking both cpu and gpu without raising voltage ?

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I would recommend at least 550W for that.

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Great GPU, it can run many games at high settings and has a very good cooling system.

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Hello, does this gpu bootleneck my cpu?

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works good for me max out on 1080p

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D4rkH3r0's Test Rig
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Will my i3-6100 CPU bottleneck this card?

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Can anyone suggest similar to this one. Performance and price wise. Thanks!

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Will this suit on my rig? Bottleneck?


CPU: Intel i5-3570k 3.4ghz
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My mobo is asus m5a78l le is it compatible and will my cpu bottleneck it?

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this card is much,much better than expected.normally it has a texture fill rate of 76,i've oc it to have a 89.6 texture fill rate(steady)

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